Join us at the Crawley Centre and at venues across the area for fun, friendship and food - for anyone who loves later life.

We have a large programme of classes and events tailored with you in mind!

Activities & Events

Activities at the Silver Birch Centre

Click here for our latest events and here to view the latest activities timetable.


Community Transport provide our door-to-door transport. Please call them directly on 01293 544985 between 9am and 12 noon if transport is required.


The centre organises outings to shops and local places of interest, including:

  • Garden centres
  • Tearooms
  • Museums
  • Theatres
  • "Out to Lunch Clubs" going to various places for lunch, members pay for their own lunch and transport is £5 return.


Lunch is served at 12.30pm followed by afternoon activities or entertainment and refreshments.

The afternoon finishes at 3.00pm.

Information and Advice

Age UK West Sussex has an information and advice drop-in service in Crawley which offers assistance and guidance in many areas such as:

  • Pensions
  • Housing needs
  • Debt
  • Benefits
  • And much more!

If you would like more information please call or email using the information below. Alternatively please drop-in to the centre.

Cost of membership

Full use of the centre costs just £20 a year. Activities are provided at a reduced member rate or by donation. Non-members may attend activities at a discounted rate by purchasing a day membership for £2. Payment for the centre by cash, cheque, credit/debit card or annual direct debit.

Please submit your completed membership form to Fiona Barbour.

Help us!

Without the help of our volunteers we would not be able to provide our service. We are always looking for people to join us as kitchen volunteers, group leaders and activity leaders.

For more information about our centre please call us on 01293 544144.


Our latest leaflet for the Crawley Centre is here and for Crawley Community Clubs here (please note that membership is £20 a year and just covers Crawley.)

Contact details

Age UK West Sussex, Crawley Centre

1 Town Barn Road
West Green, Crawley, RH11 7XG
T:  01293 544 144