Category Archives: Public Health

Home check service could help you stay warm

Al Spencer, from Wadhurst, had a new central heating system installed after having his Warm Home CheckVULNERABLE people who struggle to heat their home can benefit from a free service which offers advice and support to help them keep warm during the winter.

The Warm Home Check service provides a home visit to people on low incomes who are older, have children, are disabled or have a long-term health condition, or are in receipt of certain benefits. Continue reading

Mental health guide for schools focus of awareness day

The Duchess of Sussex with UK Youth Cabinet member Indya Wardle and a copy of the Top Ten Tips mental health guide for schools during the visit to PeacehavenYOUNG people in East Sussex are being urged to spread the word about positive mental health – buoyed by a royal visit highlighting the issue.

To mark this year’s World Mental Health Day tomorrow (Wednesday, October 10), the East Sussex Youth Cabinet and the Download mental health participation group are promoting their Top Ten Tips guide for schools. Continue reading