b'Issue no:29The Horder Centre staff takingpart in World Environment DayWORLD Celebrating 5 years of ENVIRONMENT Horder Healthcare Seaford DAYwww.horderhealthcare.co.uk/August marked the five year anniversary of news-healthy-living/Horder Healthcares successful expansion of itsschool-children-help-the-outreach servicein Seaford. horder-centre-get-bee-autiful-Horder Healthcare Seaford opened its doors infor-world-environment-day/August 2014 to provide musculoskeletal healthcare services to local people. Over the years, the centreIn support of World in Sutton Road has continued to grow and offerEnvironment Day on 5thJune, affordable physiotherapy, exercise classes clinicallywe invited local Crowborough led by expert physiotherapists and both NHS andpupils from St Johns primary private consultant orthopaedic appointments.school to help uscreate a new Steve Daly, MSK Operations Manager at nature area at The Horder Horder Healthcare, explains: During this time,Centre.the site has gone from strength to strength and hasThe year 6 pupils were asked assisted with our charitable aim by significantlyto help build bug hotels and sew increasing the exposure of Horder Healthcare tobee bombs of wild flowers into many more people. a new meadow that the hospital From humble beginnings in 2014 with just has created for the benefit of the one physiotherapist, a few classes and three local environment and also the consultant clinics per week, we now have nearly wellbeing of patients recovering 12 physiotherapists seeing around 160 new from surgery.patients per month with almost 450 people Guy Heasman, Head of attending classes there each month. Corporate Support Services We now rent out space to fivedifferent localsaid: We are so grateful for all healthcare providers,including services that supportthe help and enthusiasm from memory, psychological wellbeing, ultrasound scans,our helpers at St Johns School. pain management andneurosciences. We hope the new area will not It is clear that Horder Healthcare Seaford formsonly become a haven for wildlife a very important part ofour charity as it continuesbut will also create a therapeutic to grow and exposemore and more people to ourspace for our patients, staff and unique brand of healthcare. visitors to enjoy.5'