Our West Sussex Children and Young People's Service are running a selection of fun groups in the across the county this spring. 

North Teenz - Crawley is a community-based group for young people aged 14-18. The group aims to empower the young people that attend by increasing their independence, developing confidence and improving self-esteem through a series of fun activities. The group meets every other Thursday (term-time) from 6-8pm at Crawley train station. Further details on the flier below and to book  contact 01243 214120 or email [email protected]

Girls Group - Haywards Heath is for girls aged 11 and over and will focus on building confidence and social skills, whilst making new friends in a fun and relaxed setting. The group will take part in a range of activities including music, art, drama, cookery and physical and interactive games. The group runs every other Wednesday (term-time) from 4.30-6.30pm in Haywards Heath. See more details on the flier below. For further enquiries contact 01243 214120 or email [email protected] 

Crawley Saturday Group is for children and young people aged 8 and over who have had a diagnosis of being on the autism spectrum. The social group will offer a range of fun activities such as music, drama, art, cookery and interactive games. The group gives the young people the opportunity to make new friends and develop their social awareness and improve self-esteem. The group runs on the second Saturday of every month, all year round, from 10am-12.30pm in Crawley.  For further details see the flier below and for bookings please contact 01243 214120 or email [email protected] 

Virtual Young Adults Group - Social group for adults aged 18-25 who are on the autism spectrum. The focus is on building confidence and improving communication skills, whilst making new friends. For further details see the flier below and for bookings please contact 01243 214120 or email [email protected] 

Worthing Pre-Teens Group -  This social group for young people aged 11-13 will offer a range of fun activities such as music, drama, art, cookery and interactive games. The group gives the young people the opportunity to make new friends and develop their social awareness and improve self-esteem. The group runs on Wednesdays (term-time) from 4-6pm and is held at East Worthing Community Centre. For further details see the flier below and for more information email [email protected] 

Worthing After-School Club - This group is for children aged 8 and over and offers a range of fun activities such as music, drama, art, cookery and interactive games. The group gives the young people the opportunity to make new friends and develop their social awareness and improve self-esteem. It runs on Mondays (term-time) from 3.30-5.30pm at Maybridge Keystone Club in Goring-by-Sea, Worthing. For further details see the flier below and for more information email [email protected] 

Felpham Saturday Young People's Group - This fun and sociable group runs the first Saturday of each month (throughout the year) from 10am-12.30pm. The group offers a range of fun activities such as music, drama, art, cookery and interactive games and gives those that attend the opportunity to make new friends and develop their social awareness and improve self-esteem. Please contact 01243 214120 or email [email protected] for further details.