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…

Headway East Sussex celebrates its 30th Anniversary

Headway East Sussex celebrates its 30th anniversary

We celebrated our 30th anniversary with a picnic celebration for all our clients, their families and loved ones, volunteers and staff. It was an incredible day and we were delighted to have some of the founding families who set up Headway East Sussex in 1988 (formerly known as Headway Hurstwood Park) return to help us … Read more…

Piers Morgan Cricket raises funds for Headway East Sussex

Piers Morgan with Headway East Sussex

We were invited to run the BBQ again at this year’s Piers Morgan celebrity cricket match against Newick Cricket Club. We managed to raise over £1000 from the proceeds! Despite the late-night revelry enjoyed by many over England’s quarter final win against Sweden; the crowds still gathered to see the likes of ex-England internationals Devon Malcolm, Gladstone … Read more…

HEADSCAPES Art Exhibition showcases brain injury art

HEADSCAPES Art Exhibition

Our first ever HEADSCAPES art exhibition at the Jubilee Library in Brighton was such a success that we decided to extend our stay for an extra week. We were lucky enough to be visited by reporter, Robin Gibson, from BBC South East Today and a camera crew. Robin interviewed Katya Solyanko, one of our former clients, … Read more…

Natalie’s Hat Win

Headway East Sussex

Natalie Corrigan was the winner of our Headway East Sussex “Hats for Headway” 2018 competition. Her wonderful Windsor Castle hat design celebrated the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, now the new Duke and Duchess of Sussex. And the winner of Headway’s best individual photo prize… Natalie enjoyed further success when she was … Read more…

Books & Nearly New Clothes Sale

We will be holding a Books & Nearly New Clothes Sale on Saturday 2nd June at Newick Village Hall from 10.30am – 12.30pm. Please join us for coffee and cakes, second hand books, nearly new clothes, bric-a-brac, a raffle and creative work by our clients. This is a great opportunity to meet us, learn more … Read more…

Action for Brain Injury Week: You, Me and Brain Injury

14/05/2018 – 20/05/2018 This year our focus is on the impact of the whole family so we are inviting families to celebrate the week with us here at Headway East Sussex. On Monday 14th May, we started the week with reflexology and yoga sessions followed by tea and cakes. On Friday 18th, it is the … Read more…

Brad’s Tough Mudder Success

Our Accounting Technician, Brad Parris, successfully completed his first Tough Mudder event in Henley-on-Thames raising over £400 for Headway East Sussex. Tough Mudder is an endurance event made up of natural and man-made obstacles. The course spans 10-miles and involves steep terrain and cement-like mud. On finishing the race, Brad said: “This was a complete … Read more…