Jubilee crown decorating workshop

We have the beginnings of our fabulous Jubilee celebration wire crowns that will decorate Rowlands Road. We now need your help to complete the decoration of the crowns and we have a free workshop on Tuesday 10th May from 4-6pm, led by Nina from Art-ful Cafe. Join us and let your creative juices run wild! Contact the centre to book your place.

Knit and Natter session

We are looking for knitters to help with our Queen’s Jubilee Platinum Community Art Project, whether you knit at home or would like to take part in this special Knit and Natter afternoon.

We will supply the wool and simple patterns, so you can start knitting at your leisure, and/or come along for the Knit and Natter afternoon  when we will be joined by community knitters from Storm, who are also based close by in Rowlands Road. If you are interested in helping either at home or coming along  to the Knit and Natter please contact Roz on the usual office number or email roz@sswcharity.org.uk for more information.

Joint Adventure Family Day

Join us at Adur Activity Centre, on the banks of the River Adur for an action-packed family activity day with VICTA, Blatchington Court Trust and Look Sussex.

Challenge yourself and others on the low ropes, at archery, on the shooting range, bouldering, mountain biking and giant Meccano. Adjacent to the South Downs National Park, the centre provides the perfect backdrop to meet and connect with other VI families based within Sussex.

Lunch will be provided, and light refreshments will be available throughout the day.

Timings for the day:

9.30am – Families arrive
10am – Activities start
12.30 – 1.30pm Lunch
4pm – Depart

To take part in the day, please complete the application form on the VICTA website.

All day workshops with Inclusive Arts

In conjunction with a number of local artists we will be holding joint workshops for our members to produce large banners and crowns to be displayed in Rowlands Road, ready to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

This is the second of two workshops. Come along and help make banners and crowns in either the morning or afternoon sessions or stay for the whole day – whatever suits you! Let us know if you will need assistance with transport.

All day workshops with Inclusive Arts

In conjunction with a number of local artists we will be holding joint workshops for our members to produce large banners and crowns to be displayed in Rowlands Road, ready to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

This is the first of two workshops (the next is on the 29th April). Come along and help make banners and crowns in either the morning or afternoon sessions or stay for the whole day – whatever suits you! Let us know if you will need assistance with transport.

After School Art Workshop with Artful Pottery café

In conjunction with a number of local artists we will be holding joint workshops for our members to produce large banners and crowns to be displayed in Rowlands Road, ready to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.This will be a fun session with a Pop Art theme, using fabric paints and felt to decorate the large banners.

Contact the Centre to book your place!

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Living Well with Sight Loss group

Have you or a family member been diagnosed with sight loss? Share experiences with others in similar situations and find out about services available to you.

SSW is pleased to be partnering with the RNIB to offer a Living Well with Sight Loss course.

This free, informal course aims to help you increase your independence, boost your confidence and connect with others to share experiences. Through these sessions you’ll get practical advice, information and guidance on organisations, products and services out there to help you.

Join us: Living Well with Sight Loss Phone Group for residents of Worthing, West Sussex.

Where: Sight Support Worthing, 48 Rowlands Rd, Worthing, BN11 3JT

What: Covering many topics related to sight loss, with talks from ECLO, West Sussex Rehabilitation Officer, RNIB.

When: Thursday 12th and 19th May 2022, 10.30 – 3pm (Face to Face group)

 

This is a FREE group for West Sussex residents. It is suitable for adults of all ages, including friends, family members or anyone affected by vision loss. 

Each session covers a range of topics including:

  • understanding welfare rights
  • staying independent
  • tips and gadgets for everyday living
  • eye health
  • hobbies and interests.

Participants will also learn about other organisations and services that can provide support.

Book your place today!

Call the RNIB on 0303 123 9999 or visit rnib.org.uk/LivingWellWithSightLoss.

Email lwwslenquiries@rnib.org.uk if you have questions.

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Art is for everyone! Join our Online Art Class

Whether you’re an experienced painter, or you’ve never so much as picked up a brush before, you’re welcome at our online art class! It is suitable for anyone with a sight impairment regardless of artistic experience. Paint, draw, sketch, glue, etch, cut – the choice is yours!

We meet every Tuesday from 10.30AM – 11.30AM.

For more information, give Roz a call on 01903 235782 or email her: roz@sightsupportworthing.org.uk

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