The people that meet at The Yews

An A – Z of The Yews family

Further information about all the different services that groups provide is available from the Centre staff. They provide a safe, secure and welcoming environment to all.

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Adult exercise and physical health conditions


Male Voice ED Support group for men with eating disorders and their carers.

Pilates Group matwork with qualified instructor
Debutante & Intermediate sessions.

07801 599578

Why Weight Specialist one to one weight loss support.

01322 220294
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Yews Talking News A weekly spoken recording of The Mid-Sussex Times for blind and partially-sighted people.  All listening equipment provided free of charge. Staffed by volunteers.

01444 417953

Adult mental health and relationships


Impact Workability Quality of life support for people of all ages.

01273 322940

Independent Counsellors Short or Long Term therapy for people facing personal difficulties or crises.

Richard Hornby
07756 944807

Relate Relationship Counselling and mediation for individuals and couples.

01273 697 997

Sussex Oakleaf Services promoting good mental-health in adults aged 18 – 65. Groups for those recovering from mental ill-health to socialise, learn new skills and improve their daily structure. 1:1 sessions available by appointment.

01444 459517

Relaxation Sessions learn techniques to reduce stress, achieve happiness, enhance focus and achieve calmness. Open to all 18 years old and over. Voluntary donations to MCKS Charitable Foundation UK.

Time to Talk Free and confidential Talking Therapies aimed at anyone over 18 suffering from anxiety and/or depression.

01444 251084

Alcohol and substance misuse


Alcoholics Anonymous Informal self-help group for people who have, or have had, problems with alcohol.

01273 203343

AA women’s Group A self-help group for women with a desire to stop drinking.

07595 582228

AA child-friendly group A self-help group for parents and carers with a desire to stop drinking.

07875 426071

Gamblers Anonymous A self-help group for people with a desire to stop gambling.

07508 025725



Canine First Aid Essential ‘emergency pet-care’ training for dog owners

01444 456886

Children and young people


Early Action for Autism 1:1 services for children with Autism and related developmental disorders.

Embark Group providing work experience for adults with learning difficulties. Their colourful bird boxes and insect huts are sold to the public at local craft events. See them at their work.

0843 289 4564

Kangaroos Saturday, Holiday, After School and Evening Clubs for children and young adults with learning disabilities.

07517 028626

Music Bus Lively music classes for parents and children.

07971 811890

National Childbirth Trust Antenatal Courses in all the basics of pregnancy, birth and early parenting.

0300 330 0700

The Pregnancy Coaching Company Everything pregnancy, birth and baby in one expertly run, midwife-led course.

07939 332444

Toy Library and Mother and Toddler Group Lends educational and fun toys suitable for children aged 0 to 5. Meet with other parents and carers while the children play! Refreshments included.

01444 452310

Danny Kington Art a drawing class for children in a welcoming, friendly atmosphere.

07876 260506

Older People


4Sight Lunch Club Lunch and social club particularly for people with visual impairment.

01444 870462

Age UK day club Once-weekly social club including lunch for people with memory loss, early to mid-stage dementia and frailty. The first Wednesday of the month includes a drop in for carers of people with dementia.

07904 977 251



Haywards Heath Quakers Meeting for Worship held two Sundays a month, with monthly children's group. All most welcome. impairrment.

01444 831364