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Walk-in Centre campaign gets Swish!

Saturday’s ‘get-together’ outside the Walk-in Centre at Station Plaza was the third and biggest of the campaign’s well-mannered protests so far. Over 70 people gathered outside the Walk-in Centre and shared their experiences of using the facility and why it was important that it remain in the town centre.

Hastings Lantern Trail shines a light on cancer

Residents of Hastings and Rother will be lighting up the streets on Friday 11 May with a special night time lantern trail to raise awareness of signs and symptoms of cancer. Report by Chris Cooper of Unique Improvements, a social enterprise that specialises in supporting community awareness of cancer.

Posted 08:52 Saturday, May 5, 2018 In: Health Matters Tags: bowel cancer cancer EAST SUSSEX BETTER TOGETHER health inequalities Healthy Hastings & Rother Ore Community Centre The Lantern Trail Unique Improvements Ltd

Health and Wellbeing hubs

People in the most deprived communities of Hastings and Bexhill are set to benefit from the establishment of new Health and Wellbeing Community Hubs thanks to funding from NHS Hastings and Rother Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

Beat The Street inspires local mum

Beat the Street helps a St Leonards’ mum with mental health problems explore her local community and beyond. Niall Norbury from Intelligent Health writes.

Posted 13:17 Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 In: Health Matters Tags: Beat The Street Connecting 4 U EAST SUSSEX BETTER TOGETHER Hailsham and Seaford CCG Intelligent Health Jane Hatton NHS Hastings and Rother CCG

FREE Wellbeing Day!

Come and meet local health and wellbeing groups including The Community Wellbeing Service, Health Trainers with INBODY machine, Home Works, Active Hastings, HARC, Educating Futures and Together Your Way. There will also be opportunities to speak to specialist agencies in areas including benefits, housing, debt and fuel poverty, carers’ support and volunteering.

Posted 13:39 Wednesday, Sep 2, 2015 In: Health Matters Tags: EAST SUSSEX BETTER TOGETHER Free Wellbeing Day Hastings and Rother Clinical Commissioning Group Social Prescribing Scheme Station Plaza The Community Wellbeing Service
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