Haywards Heath Lions Club Swimarathon 2019

Haywards Heath Lions Club & Headway East Sussex

Fantastic news! Haywards Heath Lions Club has chosen Headway East Sussex as its nominated charity for its 2019 Swimarathon which will take place on Good Friday – 19th April 2019 at The Dolphin Leisure Centre in Haywards Heath, RH16 1LY. Make Headway East Sussex your good cause We need teams of 6 swimmers of any … Read more…

Pastels Art Group

Oranges & Lemons

Are you an individual or carer affected by brain injury? If yes, we would like to invite you to come along to our Pastels Art Group which takes place every Tuesday in our art room at Headway East Sussex in Newick. Sessions are run by local artist, Peter Vincent and Ann Green, one of our … Read more…

Anastasia’s fundraising challenge

Our Woodwork Instructor, Anastasia Malaveta, is aiming to cycle 630 miles (1,008 km) over the course of the next year to raise much-needed funds for Headway East Sussex. Anastasia is a qualified Cabinet Maker and runs the client woodworking sessions at Headway East Sussex. How does woodwork help our clients? Woodwork helps our clients with … Read more…

Brighton Marathon 2019 Charity Places Available

Headway East Sussex has 3 places available for the 2019 Brighton Marathon which takes place on Sunday 14th April. Why run for Headway East Sussex? Brain injury does not discriminate; it can happen in seconds to anyone. Injuries to the brain are typically caused by strokes, tumours, accidents through sport or in the workplace, accidents … Read more…

Help us win £1000

Headway East Sussex

Headway East Sussex is taking part in Ecclesiastical’s 12 Days of giving competition. Each weekday from 6th to 21st December 2018, 10 charities will win £1000. The more nominations Headway East Sussex receives, the greater the chance of us winning £1000. How does it work? Please click on the link: Ecclesiastical 12 Days of giving … Read more…

£32,000 helps support our brain injury community

Clients, staff and trustees from Headway East Sussex and members of Haywards Heath Golf Club gathered on Wednesday, 21st November for the official opening of the new, all-weather outside activity area. Haywards Heath Golf Club members raised £32,000 for Headway East Sussex as its nominated charity in 2017. All weather outside activity area Some of the … Read more…

Information morning for Carers at Headway East Sussex

Carers Rights Day

On Monday, 26th November, 10.30am – 12.30pm, we will be holding a FREE information morning for all carers here at Headway East Sussex in support of Carers UK Carers Rights Day on Friday 30th November which is held every year with the aim of bringing organisations across the UK together to help carers in their local community know their … Read more…

Headway East Sussex takes part in Artwave Festival 2018

Headway East Sussex Artwave Poster

We are delighted to take part in the Sussex Artwave Festival this year. Following on from the success of our first HEADSCAPES art exhibition at the Jubilee Library in June; this will be the second opportunity for everybody to come and enjoy the fantastic artworks created by our clients at Headway East Sussex. Artworks on … Read more…

Robyn’s fundraising Race to the Stones

Robyn Spelman and her friends

Congratulations to Robyn Spelman who has completed her fundraising challenge walking 100km along The Ridgeway by day and night. The Ridgeway is one of Britain’s oldest pathways. Robyn started the walk in The Chiltern Hills in Oxfordshire and finished it by the 5000 year old stone circle in Avebury. Robyn was inspired to raise funds for … Read more…