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…

Brighton Marathon runners raise over £3000

Emma Naylor, Rob Townsend and Ed Hollingdale successfully completed their first ever marathon at the Brighton Marathon in very  respectable times: Ed: 3:48, Rob: 4:04 and Emma: 4:24. They managed to raise over £3000 for Headway East Sussex, which is an absolutely fantastic achievement! Rob was inspired to run for Headway East Sussex because his … Read more…

Cycling uphill for Headway East Sussex

Our Woodwork Instructor, Anastasia Malaveta, blew off the winter cobwebs by taking on the Sigma Sports South Downs Spring Sportive bike ride challenge to raise funds for Headway East Sussex. Set against the stunning backdrop of the South Downs; the route involves steep hills and challenging climbs with incredible descents down into beautiful open country … Read more…

Heads Up – New Year 2018

Take a look at your New Year 2018 Heads Up newsletter. In the first newsletter of 2018, we take a look back at an incredible year, bringing you a round up of the key events and activities of 2017 including: Our 4th Annual Brain Injury Conference held at The Amex Stadium The Haywards Heath Golf … Read more…

Headway UK extends ‘If in doubt sit it out’ campaign to include horseracing

BHA if in doubt sit it out posters

Headway UK’s ‘If in doubt, sit it out’ campaign has been extended to include horseracing. The ongoing campaign focuses on concussion in sports. Headway UK has highlighted the impact repeated minor head injuries can have.  Their advice for people who have experienced a minor head injury and play contact sports, seek medical advice before continuing to … Read more…

Chandlers Bathrooms Innovative Exhibition to Fundraise for Headway East Sussex

Chandlers Bathroom Showroom in Lewes, East Sussex, has come up with an innovative fundraising exhibition to raise money for local charity Headway East Sussex. Over the past couple of weeks, the bathroom showroom has been exhibiting a range of original artwork. Twenty artists, and the MP for Lewes, Maria Caulfield, were asked to create their … Read more…

Book your place now for the Brain Injury Connections: Family Matters conference

asb aspire and Headway East Sussex annual conference American Express Community Stadium, Brighton 09:00-17:00, Thursday 22 March 2018 We’re pleased to announce that the fifth annual asb aspire and Headway East Sussex conference will take place on Thursday 22 March at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton. Book your place now Brain Injury Connections will … Read more…

Lewes to host novel art exhibition ‘aflush’ with talent

A bathroom showroom in Lewes will be exhibiting for sale an array of original art to raise money for Headway East Sussex. Twenty well-established Sussex artists have already committed to taking part – using wooden toilet seats as their ‘canvas’. The brainchild of Chandlers Bathroom Showroom, the art exhibition and subsequent sale will raise money … Read more…