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Uckfield, Heathfield and Crowborough - What's on

Locations

Activities are held at:


Pregnancy and new baby

Bump and Beyond antenatal classes

Who

Parents-to-be

When

2 to 3 sessions

Where

Online

Course

A relaxed Bump and Beyond antenatal class for parents-to-be, including young parents and those who want a refresher.  

Dads and non-birthing partners are welcome.

To find out more, email: bumpandbeyond@eastsussex.gov.uk

Understanding your baby - 0 to 5 months

Who

Parents of babies aged 0 to 5 months

When

6 to 8 weeks, 1 hour session

Course

Meet other new parents and carers who understand the highs and lows of caring for a new baby. The course covers basic skills, including:

  • understanding baby’s feelings, relaxation and breathing
  • brain development, communication and crying
  • rhythms and sleep patterns
  • feeding – transition to solids
  • play and development

To find out more, fill in our booking enquiry form.


Stay and play groups - drop-ins

Free, weekly drop-in sessions for you and your child to play together along with other families. This is a chance to be creative, active and messy!

Mondays

0 to 5 years

Discovery tots play group - 11am to 12pm

Henry Fermor Primary School, Crowborough Hill, TN6 2SD

0 to 12 months

Bumps to babies - 1pm to 2pm

Horam – The Cartlodge, Manor Farm TN21 0JB

Tuesdays

0 to 12 months

Bumps to babies - 1pm to 2pm

Uckfield Family Hub

(Breastfeeding support available every other week in term time)

Wednesdays

0 to 5 years

Out and about - 10am to 11 am

Selby Meadow - Selby Road, Uckfield, TN22 5EB

0 to 12 months

Bumps to babies - 10am to 11am

Crowborough Community Centre - Pine Grove TN6 1FE

(Breastfeeding support available every other week in term time)

Thursdays

0 to 5 years

Crowborough music group - 1pm to 2pm

Crowborough community centre Pine Grove TN6 1FE

Fridays

0 to 5 years

Discovery tots play group - 10am to 11.30am

Uckfield Family Hub

(Breastfeeding support available every other week in term time)

0 to 5 years

Music group -  1pm to 2pm

Uckfield Family Hub


Speech and language

Early words - 1 to 2 years

Who

Children aged 1 to 2 years

When

2 sessions of 1.5 hours

Activity

Play sessions to help your child's speech, language and communication. Enjoy singing, stories and sounds.

Sessions include an expert who will share ideas to support your child at home.

To find out more, fill in our booking enquiry form.


Additional needs

Small Beginnings - 0 to 5 years

Who

Parents with a child aged 0 to 5 years

When

6 weeks

Course

This course is for families who are concerned about their child’s development in communication, interaction and play skills.

To find out more, fill in our booking enquiry form.


Parenting skills

Incredible Years – parenting course - 0 to 8 years

Who

Parents of children aged 0 to 8 years

When

7 weeks

Course

Do you want to develop your parenting skills and build better relationships with your children? This course will help you deal with challenging parenting.

We will discuss:

  • basic skills and coping strategies
  • ways to manage behavioural issues

There is a crèche available for children aged up to 4 years.

To find out more, fill in our booking enquiry form.


Health, exercise and nutrition

HENRY - 0 to 5 years

Who

Families with a child aged 0 to 5 years

When

9 weeks for 2.5 hours

Course

We can help you and your family to form good habits as part of a healthy lifestyle. If your child is a picky eater, come along to learn tips for hassle-free mealtimes.

Week 1 is a 1 hour ‘settle and play’ for the crèche.

To find out more, fill in our booking enquiry form.