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Age UK East Grinstead and District offer lots of services for older people and their carers.

Our carers respite service offers support to carers on the first and third Saturday of the month between 10am and 3.30pm.

There are lots of exciting activities taking place at the Glen Vue centre including midday meals, exercise classes, quizzes and day trips.

Our Services

Activity Centre

The Glen Vue Community Hub is a modern building purpose built as a Community centre. Age UK moved here on 21st June 2019 with the centre being opened by Sir Nicholas Soames, the MP for Mid Sussex. 

The Glen Vue Community Hub is situated just on the edge of the town centre. There is a pay and display car park just behind the building with disabled bays. The Centre, on Railway Approach, is close to the bus and train station and is a only a couple of minutes walk. To help find us look on our Contacts page.

The Glen Vue Community Hub is home to the staff organising Age UK East Grinstead & District's services and is also the location where many of the activities take place. With our kitchen and disabled facilities, it is a base for all that goes on.

To see reports on some of the things that have happened at the Community Hub click on News.

Trips and Holidays

We have been running Trips and Holidays for many years now.  When we first started we were only doing four trips a year and one holiday.  We are now doing a trip a month and four holidays a year. This is from high demand from our members, which is great news.

When you come on the trips or holidays there is always a member of staff or volunteer to assist you or just there for company, so you never have to feel you are on your own.

There are deposits for trips and holidays so you can reserve your place. If you want to know more then call Lana on 01342 327046.

To find out about about some of the holidays and trips that have taken place click on News.

Daybreak

We aim to help people maintain their skills and independence in a social and friendly environment, while allowing carers a relaxing break.

We offer a tailor-made service with activities planned around the needs of the individual, for those with early to mid -stage dementia and frail older people. Our social days involve group activities, stimulating games, a delicious lunch and all refreshments. We are also on hand to offer information and advice for carers and pint you in the right direction for other services and activities.

Ask about our FREE trial session!

Our East Grinstead service:

1st and 3rd Saturday Each Month @ 10am

The group operates and the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month, providing respite for carers from 10am to 3:30pm. Morning and afternoon slots upon availability.

Find us at: The Glen Vue Centre, Railway Apporach, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 1BS

Get in touch by calling : Kate Strong on 01342 327046

Or email us at: shortbreaks@ageukeastgrinstead.org.uk