Aims and objectives:
Provision of accommodation for community to use
for their hobbies, pastimes and recreation at very reasonable rates. Catering available. Available for childrens/adult parties and celebrations. (Also for meetings, conferences etc). Multi-use games area.
Services and activities offered:
Ballet classes, art group, theatre group, Pilates, Pensioner meal sessions, bingo, toddler group, knitting group, computer classes, card making class, street dance classes, yoga, religious meetings. There is a cafe open from 10.00am - 3.00pm. The kitchen may also be hired for use with any booking.
Special needs catered for:
Building was created as a joint venture with Southampton Day Services. It has full disabled facilities including a shower room with all aids. Excellent multi-sensory therapy room available for hire - phone 02380 834750 (private or contract). Building is registered under Changing Places Scheme & Safe Places Scheme.
Organisations that hire the centre have their own hire/membership fees. Rooms for hire charged according to size from £3 to £20 per hour.
Normal working hours are 9.00am - 3.30pm but rooms may be hired from 8.00am - 11.00pm 7 days a week. The centre is licensed for most activities but not for the sale of alcohol.
Premises available to hire:
Small meeting room, Large meeting room / function room, Large hall/auditorium, ICT/Internet room, Sports facility, Soft surfaced outside, fenced off play area for young children. Internet cafe - 3 suites. Art room 8-10 persons. Multi-sensory therapy room.