Local Clubs

Sally Anne’s Memory Lane Cafe

The café is for Dementia sufferers and their carers.
Salvation Army Hall, Cyprus Road, Burgess Hill. RH15 8DX
First Thursday in every month between 10.45 and 12.15
Details below
Sally Annes Cafe Start

Burgess Hill SHED

A charity BH-SHED helps disadvantaged people in the Burgess Hill area, who are unable to undertake craft projects due to lack of tools or know how. It offers a relaxed environment for members to pursue projects and hobbies and to learn new skills.
Click on text below for more details
Burgess Hill Shed poster
Contact 01 444 236743
Website  www.bhshed.org.uk

Handcross Rosemary Club

This is a friendship group meeting at Handcross on the third Wednesday of every month for tea, sandwiches and entertainment. The club organises two outings each year and a Christmas party.
Please contact Alison Coley for more information.
Yearly subscription is only £10.00.

email    alisoncoley@btinternet.com
Tele     01 293 516017

Dementia Groups

Haywards Heath Dementia Groups and information – Aug 2016
Please ‘click on’ the links below for further details of the Dementia Groups
Dementia Groups – August 2016
Dementia News

The Bereavement Group

The (Burgess Hill) Bereavement and Friendship Group is for people who have recently been bereaved. They meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of every month.
Griffin Room, The Martlets, Burgess Hill  between 10.00 – 12.00.

Arthritis Care

The Haywards Heath branch of Arthritis Care meets at
The Yews, 55 Boltro Road, Haywards Heath RH16 1BJ
on the 4th Monday of each month 19.00 – 21.00.
The meetings are accompanied by talks, discussions or visits.
Contact  Don and Maureen Hunter on 01 444 235736
email –  moo35@msn.com

The Haywards Heath Society

Programme for 2016
Non-members are welcome at meetings. An admission charge of £2.00 includes coffee/tea and biscuits.
Friday 25 Nov  2016
The Autumn Social Evening with supper and entertainment at the Redwood Centre, (Age Concern), Perrymount Road, Haywards Heath at 7.30pm

The Hurst Afternoon Club Program 2017

Please click on the blue text below for the full 2017 program,

Hurst Afternoon Club 2017 Programme

Contact  thelmaathurst@tiscali.co.uk
or call   Thelma on 834964

Alzheimer’s Society

Alzheimer’s Society run Carer Information & Support workshops.
Also the Mid Sussex Dementia Friendly Group and Dementia Cafes.
Sussex Helpline  01 403 213017 or sussex.helpline@alzheimers.org.uk

Glen Vue Carers Group

Attendance at the meetings is free and is for anyone who is a carer of an adult. It provides mutual support, the sharing of advice, knowledge and ideas.

Guest speakers are also due to attend some months. Meetings: 10am till 12pm every 3rd Wednesday of the Month. It is held at the Glen Vue Centre, East Grinstead,
Carers Group Poster January 2017

The Macular Society is the national charity for anyone affected by central vision loss. They have more than 21,000 members and, as the biggest membership group in the sight loss sector, we are the voice of people with macular conditions. They provide information and support to improve the lives of people with macular disease with 300 Macular Society support groups around the UK and beyond, run by volunteers. There is  a helpline as well as befriending and counselling services and one-to-one training in skills to make the best use of remaining vision is also offered. The Society also campaigns for better care and we fund research so that one day we can overcome macular disease.

Support and advice is offered from the moment of diagnosis and the Helpline Team are always there to take your call – 0300 3030111. There is a very successful support group running in East Grinstead – if you are interested in finding out more please call me – Stella Black ( Regional Manager), on 01306 644908.

Alzheimer’s Society East Grinstead Support Group

For information about this group, contact
Natasha Shutte
Dementia Support Worker, Memory Assessment Service – Mid Sussex  Alzheimer’s Society Linwood Community Mental Health Centre
Butler’s Green Road, Haywards Heath, RH16 4BE 07738 741 396


Alzheimer’s Society Carers Support Group in East Grinstead

The group meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month, from 1.30 to 3.30. It is held at the Jubilee Community Centre, in Charlswood Road, East Grinstead RH19 2HL

The group is for family carers supporting a person with dementia still living at home.
Further information call Alzheimer’s Society Sussex Helpline on 01 403 213017

The Mid Sussex Civil Service Retirement Fellowship

Meetings take place at Millfield Suite, Cyprus Hall, Cyprus Road, Burgess Hill,
RH15 8DX on Fourth Wednesday of each month at 10.00am (December time may change)

For more information online visit :-

Local group contact: Mike Mason Chairman
Tele: 01444 245289
Email: michael_mason6@hotmail.com

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