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PASTEL

Don Tricker
2 Fitzgerald Mews, Saxmundham, IP17 1XP
Tel; 01728-604944
E-mail: don.tricker@pastel.org.uk
Website: www.pastel.org.uk

PASTEL Community Interest Company is a training social enterprise, supporting the personal development of people with learning difficulties and disabilities (aged 14-25).The "soft skills" training is embedded in fun activities such as drama, dance and music.

RURAL EAST SUFFOLK CARERS ACTION NETWORK
Don Tricker
Rep
Tel: 604944
E-mail: admin@saxmundhamcommunity.org.uk
Website:www.rescan.org.uk
A monthly meeting, at the Market Hall, Saxmundham, for all carers, in and around Saxmundham -handling all disabilities - to come together for emotional support and information exchange. Informal meetings, usually on the first Tuesday in the month.
MINGLE CLUB
Colin Fletcher
Saxmundham Community Education Centre
Tel:830858
E-mail:colinnfletcher@hotmail.com
Website:
Social Club for Adults with Disabilities - meet monthly on third Thursday of each month, 7pm to 9pm
EAST SUFFOLK MIND
Bridget
The Willows, Station Approach, Saxmundham, Suffolk IP17 1BW.
Tel:604011
E-mail: willows@eastsuffolkmind.org.uk
Website:http://www.esmind.org.uk
A local voluntary sector provider of mental health services, committed to helping improve the quality of life experienced by people who are affected by mental ill health.
DISABILITY ADVICE SERVICE (EAST SUFFOLK)
 
Cedar house, Pythches Road, Woodbridge Suffolk,IP12 1EP
Tel: 01394 387070
E-mail: admin@daseastsuffolk.plus.com
Website:www.daseastsuffolk.plus.com
Provide information and advice to disabled people and others, in the Saxmundham Community area, on all aspects of living with a disability. The service is run by and for disabled people
WARDEN's TRUST
Michelle Macleod
Ness House, Sizewell, Suffolk, IP16 4HN
Tel: 635731
E-Mail: wardensadmin@btinternet.com
Website: www.wardenstrust.org
Offers disabled people of all ages day outings, away breaks, camping and picnic facilities with direct access to the beach. Holiday facilities for groups or families. There is an away break flat suitable for self catering holidays for families.
AMBER CLUB
 
Leiston
Tel:831129
E-mail:
Website:
Social Club for adults with disabilities
EAST SUFFOLK ASSOCIATION FOR THE BLIND (ESAB)
Bridget Craven
The Old Station, Woodbridge, IP13 6LT
Tel: 01473 611011
Email: e-mail@esab.org.uk
Website: www.esab.org.uk
A registered charitable association, founded in 1914 to promote the welfare of visually impaired people in East Suffolk.
SUFFOLK BEFRIENDING SCHEME
Sara Hinton (Saxmundham Area Volunteer Co-ordinator)
44 Gainsborough Street , Sudbury CO10 2EU
Tel; 688060 (Saxmundham Area)
E-mail:info@suffolkbefriendingscheme.org.uk
Website: www.suffolkbefriendingscheme.org.uk
A registered charity to establish and support friendships and leisure opportunities between people with learning disabilities and other members of the community.

SBS works with adults with a learning disability ie. anyone aged 18 and over.and recruits and supports volunteers (befrienders).  Their friendship will enable people with a learning disability to participate, as fully as possible, in all aspects of their chosen leisure activity.

SBS makes every effort to ensure friends are carefully matched and that the aims, values and principles of SBS are fully understood and followed by befrienders.


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