Gentle Chair Yoga

Headway East Sussex is working with Uckfield Yoga Studio to offer free Gentle Chair Yoga sessions for people with brain injury throughout June.

Thank you Judy

We are delighted to announce that our wonderful supporter Judy Tilbury has raised £3,600 for us by sewing masks for the community during the Covid-19 lockdown. Whilst in isolation, Judy has decided to utilise her sewing skills to help others and raise money for Headway. She is happy to make a mask for anyone who … Read more…

Why I volunteer…Jonathan Clement

Jonathan shares his reasons for volunteering for Headway. To find out more about how you could help Headway, visit our Volunteering page.

Hats at Home for Headway Day 2020

This year, as with so many other things, the annual Hats for Headway event will be taking place at home. This Friday 15th May, we’re asking you to get involved by wearing a wacky hat and donating £2 (or whatever you can) to support Headway East Sussex. Take part in Hats at Home Day for … Read more…

Launching our Spring Fundraising Appeal with the 2.6 Challenge to Raise Funds During Covid-19…can you help us?

Headway East Sussex 2.6 Challenge

We’re launching our Spring Fundraising Campaign: ‘Keeping in Touch, Staying Connected’, and we could really do with your help. We’re asking our client members, carers, family, friends, staff, community and supporters to take part in the 2.6 Challenge to raise much-needed funds for Headway East Sussex so that we can continue to provide support to … Read more…

A Message to all from our Chair of Trustees

Michael Gaughan

Dear Clients and Supporters, On behalf of everyone at the Headway Trustee Board I hope you and your loved ones are healthy and safe at this time. I would like to take this opportunity to let you know that as Trustees we are all involved in decisions on how to continually provide client and staff … Read more…

Headway now more grateful than ever to receive funding!

The 27th Burgess Hill Bike Ride took place in June last year. Almost 300 cyclists took part riding 10, 25 or 40 miles to raise money for local causes. Headway East Sussex was lucky enough to benefit from half of the total funds raised! Before the Coronavirus changes hit, Committee members visited Headway at the … Read more…

Headway Community Radio Station – there to support you

Radio on a table with a cup of tea and biscuits

The impact of COVID-19 has meant that we’ve all had to make a huge change to the way we live our lives. It’s meant being distanced from loved ones, friends, family, colleagues and other support networks we rely on – including our very own Headway East Sussex Community. Feeling connected to others and finding different … Read more…

Relatives’ Group Postponed

diagram of the brain indicating the areas responsible for different emotions

Last year we were lucky enough to have Dr Alana Tooze join us to give a number of talks about brain injury and rehabilitation. Further talks were scheduled for Monday 13th January and Monday 20th January, but unfortunately these have had to be postponed as we’ve had very few people confirm attendance. We appreciate this … Read more…

Eastbourne Support Group – New Year

Just a quick note to let you know that the Eastbourne Support Group will resume on January 8th 2020 at Faraday House. In the meantime we wish you a very happy Christmas and look forward to seeing you in the New Year!