Population approximately 12,250
CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU
Lewes District Citizens Advice offices are open for drop-in visits as follows:
- 15-19 Chapel Street, Newhaven – open Tues/Wed/Thurs from 10am -3.30pm. Specialist debt/benefit appointments by referral only.
- 37 Church Street, Seaford BN25 1HG – open Mon/Weds 9.30am-3.00pm.
- Southover House, Southover Road, Lewes BN7 1AB – open Mon/Tues/Fri 9.30am-3.00pm
- Peacehaven Library, Meridian Centre, Peacehaven BN10 8BB – open Tues 10.00am-12.45pm, 1.15pm-3.45pm
FERRY SERVICE TO DIEPPE
0844 576 8836 for bookings and information (Open Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm, Saturdays 8am – 4pm, closed Sundays)
HILLCREST COMMUNITY CENTRE
Open 9am-8.30pm most days and 9am-1am most Saturdays.
Activities include arts, crafts, WI market, tea dances, line dancing, wood carving, ballroom dancing, martial arts, tai chi, country market and boxing. Rooms for hire. Crèche
Café open 9am-4pm.
Royal Sussex County Hospital
(24 hr Emergency Casualty Service).
Brighton General Hospital
Eastbourne General Hospital
Lewes Victoria Hospital
Sussex Eye Hospital
24 hr Emergency Casualty Service for accidents involving eyes – but please ring first.
HOUSEHOLD WASTE SITE, NEWHAVEN
Summer opening hours (April to end September) Monday to Sunday 8am to 5pm
Winter opening hours (October to end March) Monday to Saturday 8am to 4pm, Sunday 9am to 4pm
NEWHAVEN JOB CENTRE (also Unemployment Benefit Office)
General Enquiries – 01273 368304
Open 9.00am to 5.00pm Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays 10am to 5pm Wednesdays only.
Renewals0345 60 80 195 Enquiries 0345 60 80 196
Open Monday 10.00am-1.00pm, Tuesday 10.00am-4.30pm Wednesday Closed, Thursday 10.00am-4.30pm, Friday 1.00pm-4.30pm and Saturday 10.00am-4.30pm.
NEWHAVEN REHABILITATION CENTRE
NEWHAVEN HEALTH CENTRE
There are two separate practices:
Quayside (headed by Dr Paul Moore, Practice Manager Karen Ford) 01273 615000; Opening hours 8.30am – 6pm Monday to Friday. Thursday am and Friday pm Community Liaison Officer available. http://www.quaysidemedicalpractice.nhs.uk/index.aspx
See also Newhaven Rehabilitation Centre.
N.B. – There is no emergency casualty service available – see ‘Hospitals’ above.
NEWHAVEN PORT & PROPERTIES
Owners of Newhaven Port and areas of surrounding land, including the West Beach. Port Manager: Michael Smewing, Newhaven Port & Properties Ltd, Port Administration Offices, East Quay, Newhaven Harbour, Newhaven, BN9 0BN, 01273 612900, or 612872 https://www.newhavenport.com/
ADULT SOCIAL CARE
For enquiries regarding the elderly, people with physical disabilities, sensory impairments, learning disabilities, mental health problems, substance misuse problems, Blue Car Badges and those living with HIV/AIDS.
CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
For enquiries regarding child protection, schools and admissions, child care, special educational needs and disability, teenagers and young people.
Coastline Cabs/Haven Taxis
South East Water
EAST SUSSEX COUNTY COUNCIL
LEWES DISTRICT COUNCIL
NEWHAVEN TOWN COUNCIL
Responsible for allotments, amenity areas, hiring of social centres, Lewes Road Cemetery, some play areas, some recreation grounds and war memorials.