February 2016 Newsletter

Visit of High Sheriff of East Sussex, Mrs Juliet Smith

On 18th January 2016, The High Sheriff of East Sussex, Mrs Juliet Smith, visited the Friends of Crowborough Hospital who hosted her in the day centre. The aim of the visit was to show the High Sheriff the beneficial impact achieved by the enormous cohort of dedicated volunteers who very kindly contribute to everything the Friends do. Mrs Smith met Jane Hayward, the manager of the social day service, and the Monday volunteers in the day centre.

Crowborough Birthing Centre

An announcement by Ashley Scarff, Director of Strategy, NHS High Weald Lewes Havens Clinical Commissioning Group says,

As part of an on-going commitment to improving local maternity services, it has been agreed in principle that the management of the maternity services provided within the High Weald area, including Crowborough Birthing Centre, should move to MTW.