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…

£4,000 donation from the Masonic Charitable Foundation

Wendy Pengelly, Deputy Chief Executive of Headway East Sussex receiving a charitable donation from the Masonic Charitable Foundation

Headway East Sussex receives donation from the Masonic Charitable Foundation We’re delighted to announce that we have been awarded £4,000 of charity funding from the Masonic Charitable Foundation (MCF). Wendy Pengelly, Deputy Chief Executive at Headway East Sussex, accepted the donation last week at the Sussex Masonic HQ in Queen’s Road, Brighton. In recognition of … Read more…

Community project revitalises garden pond area at Headway House

Students from the Prince’s Trust Lewes Team 4 undertook a community project at Headway House this summer. The pond area had become overgrown, and for it to be returned to a peaceful spot for those who attend day services at Headway House, it needed some real care and attention. Cue the Lewes Team 4 from … Read more…

Vote for Headway East Sussex!

To celebrate 300 years of Freemasonry, the Masonic Charitable Foundation is holding a public vote to decide how to spend £3 million of charity funding.  Headway East Sussex has been nominated as one of the charities eligible to receive a grant…but it all depends on your vote! Please help us – voting is quick and … Read more…

Headway East Sussex nominated charity at Piers Morgan cricket match

Headway East Sussex was delighted to be invited, for the third year running as nominated charity, to the annual cricket match between the Newick Cricket Club and the Piers Morgan XI on Sunday 2 July 2017 at King George V Playing Fields, Newick. The beautiful weather brought the crowds, with families and friends enjoying two … Read more…

Heads Up – Spring 2017

The latest edition of the Headway East Sussex newsletter is available here.  You may notice a few changes to the newsletter – we’ve updated this to reflect our new branding for Headway East Sussex. As ever, it’s been a busy time for us – in our latest edition of Heads Up you can find out … Read more…

Brighton & Hove Mayor’s Charity Walk

Join Brighton & Hove Mayor Pete West to raise money for Headway East Sussex Date: Sunday 30th April 2017 Time: 9am to 6.30pm Where: Saltdean to Portslade Headway East Sussex walkers will join the Mayor and supporters of his other 26 local charities to make this an extra special community fundraising event. The Mayor of … Read more…

Join us on Saturday 4th March for our books, coffee and craft morning

Come along to Newick Village Hall on Saturday 4th March, and help Headway East Sussex celebrate World Book Week. We will be holding a coffee morning with refreshments, book sale and raffle, as well as sharing book reviews and poems from pupils at Newick School and Headway East Sussex clients. Local artist Sarah Eastwood Gauntlett … Read more…

Brighton Half Marathon Runners Support Headway East Sussex

Congratulations to Tom Fleming and Nick Maxwell, who successfully completed the Brighton Half Marathon on Sunday, achieving the fantastic time of 1 hour 42 minutes! Tom and Nick have raised an incredible £895 for Headway East Sussex, and it’s not too late to show your support.  Visit their JustGiving page to donate.

Beyond Brain Injury – Headway East Sussex annual conference

On February 9th we held our 4th annual conference Beyond Brain Injury at the Amex Stadium in Brighton in partnership with ASB Aspire. The aim of the conference was to raise awareness of the issues faced by people with a brain injury, and their families and carers with a focus on some of the common … Read more…