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The care team at Woodlands

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 08/11/17

Woodlands care home open morning

The residents and staff at Woodlands care home in Crowborough are warmly inviting members of the public to their not for profit home to join them for cakes, coffee, chatter and live music on Saturday...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 07/11/17

New social sensory room at Woodlands

Woodlands care home in Crowborough have celebrated the opening of a new social sensory room and residents enjoyed exploring what it has to offer. The room has a large screen television, a library,...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 10/10/17

Residents enjoy planting bulbs

Residents at Woodlands care home in Crowborough enjoyed planting hyacinth bulbs in large teacup style flower pots, ready to watch them grow and bring some colour over the winter months. Audrey,...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 03/10/17

Care home residents have their say

Residents in our four care homes are currently taking part in the Your Care Rating survey, to have their say about the service we provide. Sussex Housing & Care has participated in this national...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 25/09/17

Care home residents celebrate World Alzheimer’s Day

Residents at Sussex Housing & Care’s Woodlands care home in Crowborough and Oakwood Court care home in Haywards Heath celebrated World Alzheimer’s Day on 21 September by trying food...

residents sitting around a table in the dining room enjoying a cream tea

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 20/06/17

Crowborough Care home throws 1940’s party for national care home open day

On Friday 16 June residents and staff at Woodlands care home in Crowborough celebrated National Care Home Open Day with a 1940’s themed afternoon with live music and a vintage cream tea....

Posted by: Sam Armstrong, on 24/01/17

Woodlands are hiring!

Our CQC rated ‘Good’ residential care home Woodlands in Crowborough, will be hosting a series of regular drop in recruitment sessions.  Woodlands is an inviting, friendly and fun...

Posted by: Sam Armstrong, on 16/12/16

Woodlands Christmas festive fun!

On Friday 16th December the Woodlands team at our residential care home, Crowborough organised a morning of Chirstmas music, dancing and singing. Residents enjoyed a morning in the lounge singing to...

Posted by: Sam Armstrong, on 04/11/16

Woodlands receives a coveted Good CQC report

On 3 October 2016 Woodlands, our residential care home had an unannounced inspection by the Quality Care Commission (CQC). Woodlands is a purpose built care home set in attractive bluebell woods...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 08/03/16

Grace shares her army experiences to mark International Women's Day

Grace Todd, 93 who lives at Woodlands residential care home in Crowborough shares her story of army life through the Second World War. Grace said: “I was brought up in an army family with both...