Data suggests that Cranbrook has three times the national average of 0-4 year olds and will look at how prevention and healthy lifestyles can be taught in schools from a young age. This population structure offers ideal opportunities to explore innovative solutions for health and wellbeing such as creating opportunities for healthy schooling and making use of digital technology to deliver modern healthcare solutions.
Cranbrook is at a stage where there are opportunities to have a defining influence on its future development as it grows towards an expected population of around 20,000 people over the next 15 years.
By collaborating with local partners, other sites across the country and with the benefit of NHS-England’s expertise, Cranbrook will become a showcase development, putting health at the heart of this new community.
Cranbrook Healthy New Town has its own website where can you can find out more.