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Donation from Waitrose

News: Donation from Waitrose

29th November 2018

Burrswood was recently a part of the green token scheme at Waitrose in Uckfield and have now been awarded a cheque for £310! Thank you to everyone who voted for us! Your support is very much appreciated.

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"A very special place"

News: "A very special place"

20th November 2018

"This was my second stay at Burrswood, and each time I have felt from the moment I was admitted that I was part of a very special place, where all the staff contributed to the healing of mind and body. I cannot thank them enough. The spirit of Dorothy Kerin pervades the whole lovely building and the beautiful gardens, and the view over the surrounding countryside was a joy every sunrise, sunset and moonrise."  Patient receiving physiotherapy during her two week stay post ...

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News: Wonderful day for carers at Burrswood

Venue: Burrswood
12th November 2018

Valerie spent the day at Burrswood under the Care for Carer's scheme that is run by the charity 3H Helping Hands for Holidays. We are delighted to be working with 3H to offer support for carers via a day of rest and relaxation. Together we have devised a programme where carers can enjoy our beautiful setting and make use of the facilities.  Carers are looked after, participate in activities, receive treatments as well as having a delicious lunch and tea. It is a time for them. Valerie...

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Rickshaw Challenge through Groombridge

News: Rickshaw Challenge through Groombridge

10th November 2018

We were delighted to cheer on the BBC Children in Need Rickshaw Challenge team through Groombridge on Saturday.      

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Charity Shop Remembrance Window

News: Charity Shop Remembrance Window

8th November 2018

Along with many shops in Crowborough, our charity shop has joined in with a commemorative window.  Michelle, our shop manager, reports a number of interesting donations that she has sold from the shop recently - including a beautiful Victorian games table and a chaise longue. She was especially delighted that the chaise longue was bought by a person with some mobility issues and it was just what she needed. Charity Shop  

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Being creative in this beautiful place

News: Being creative in this beautiful place

5th November 2018

There are more and more ways to be creative at Burrswood. Have a look at the events that are coming up but here are some recent testimonials: Feedback from Bespoke Christmas Gift Tags - "Had a brilliant morning doing Christmas craft at Burrswood - great to step off the treadmill and just be creative in this beautiful place. I really recommend these events and plan to do more of them." “I really enjoyed the Christmas Gift Tag workshop, I could have stayed for another couple of ho...

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"Event surpassed my expectations"

News: "Event surpassed my expectations"

1st November 2018

We are most grateful to Claire for writing this review: Kerry Ingham's 'Drawing for Relaxation' sessions at Burrswood have surpassed my expectations and I highly recommend the experience for all abilities.  Kerry, a professional artist and counsellor, warmly welcomed participants with a clear description of how the session was structured and lead us in our own explorations during the day. Any of our plaintive cries of "I'm not very good at drawing/art" were heard and then gently challe...

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Christmas Events 2018

News: Christmas Events 2018

10th October 2018

  Please find below a list of forthcoming Christmas events to be held in the Orangery overlooking the beautiful grounds of Burrswood in Groombridge.  There are taster and full day workshops week days, evenings and weekends to hopefully accommodate all. Please call reservations to book places on 01892 865988 or email reservations@burrswood.org.uk

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World Mental Health Day Oct 10th

News: World Mental Health Day Oct 10th

10th October 2018

It is World Mental Health Day on 10th October which will bring much needed help and support for those suffering from poor mental health. At Burrswood we offer a range of therapies. Please do call and speak to one of our team who can guide you through the process and advise on the best person to meet your needs: One to one counselling or psychotherapy sessions A 6 week course How to Manage Anxiety and Depression starting on 6th October (3 hours every Friday) If you have any further que...

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Can you help over Christmas?

News: Can you help over Christmas?

9th October 2018

Can you spare a few hours over the Christmas period? Do get in touch and join our team! Call 01892 863637 and ask for Volunteering.

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