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The Centre Bury St Edmunds

Coronavirus Support

Both our sites in Suffolk are open for 'business as usual' within our COVID19 guidelines.

There are restrictions on the number of people each day who can attend and we take temperature readings at the door, Masks, gloves and sanitisers are available on both sites. 

For those who our in our membership and are isolating we will continue to contact you via telephone to offer our support as we did during lockdown one.


General Details

We have our own building which is adapted for wheelchair access.

We are an independent accredited daytime service for unemployed people aged from 16 to 65+  who have additional needs arising from disability, whether from birth or acquired later through accident, illness, stroke, mental health or dementia, our criteria is that you want to come and join in . 

As well as the chance to socialise we offer skill sessions in Woodworking, horticulture, IT Skills, and all sorts of arts and crafts are offered as activities in an informal calm atmosphere.

We provide a FREE taster session following a look around, please contact us !

Who to contact

Simon Lawrence
Branch Manager
01284 702195
01284 702195
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Where to go

The Centre
30 Eastern Way
Bury St Edmunds
IP32 7AB
Area served
Brandon, Babergh, Stowmarket, Clare, Lakenheath, Bury St Edmunds, Elmswell, Mid Suffolk, Thurston, Newmarket, West Suffolk, Mildenhall, Needham Market
Parking available

Days & Times

Open Monday to Friday from 09:00 until 16:00

Other details

Referral required?
Age Groups
Adults, Young people
Disabled Parking, Wheelchair Access, Adapted Toilet
Service users involved in planning
Last Updated

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Conditions Supported
Autistic spectrum conditions
Communication difficulties
Health conditions
Learning difficulties
Mental health conditions
Physical disabilities
Sensory impairments

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