An Eastbourne mum is calling on all women who gave birth in 2016, to complete a survey into maternity care in East Sussex.
The questionnaire should have arrived earlier this month from the Office for National Statistics and was commissioned by Eastbourne Borough Council. They want to hear all experiences, both good and bad, about having a baby in the county last year.
Heidi Macvean was due to have both her children at Eastbourne DGH, but was transferred elsewhere at the last minute, when there were complications.
She’s been speaking to Eastbourne Buzz about why she feels all new mums should take the time to fill out the survey: