Creating New Possibilities
Explore your creativity, stimulate your senses and, most importantly, have fun!
The Life Skills Centre is a uniquely modern and vibrant facility offering a creative and alternative learning environment and a thriving social network to those aged 16+ years with a physical and/or learning disability.
The extensive range of activities and facilities, together with our experienced and friendly team, means there is something for everyone. Whether you've enjoyed what we have to offer before or you're a complete beginner, come and broaden your ability, meet new people and learn new skills. The Life Skills Centre is guaranteed to have something for everyone!
What can you do at Futures Life Skills Centre?
Impress Yourself: Multimedia
Energise Yourself: Gym, Spa & Yoga
Discover Yourself: Living Skills
Express Yourself: Arts and Crafts & Drama
Immerse Yourself: Multi-sensory
Please contact us for more information
Meet The Life Skills Centre Team
Robert Hambrook Head of Community OperationsJo Butterworth Life Skills Centre Manager
Jo Butterworth Life Skills Centre ManagerJolene Ahir Life Skills Centre Administrator
Jolene Ahir Life Skills Centre AdministratorDan Burnett Fitness Centre Manager
Dan Burnett Fitness Centre ManagerPaul Crawford Life Skills Centre ICT Coordinator
Paul Crawford Life Skills Centre ICT CoordinatorMandy Dennis Life Skills Centre Living Skills Coordinator
Mandy Dennis Life Skills Centre Living Skills CoordinatorLaura Newman Life Skills Centre Arts Coordinator
Laura Newman Life Skills Centre Arts CoordinatorCharles Porter Life Skills Centre Fitness Instructor
Charles Porter Life Skills Centre Fitness InstructorGareth Cater GKs Cafe Manager
Gareth Cater GKs Cafe ManagerDeborah Cochrane GKS Cafe Assistant
Deborah Cochrane GKS Cafe Assistant
Latest News from The Life Skills Centre
Ciaron MundyArt 2019 - A Year of Activities This year, art has been full of activities! Here is a video to showcase the wond... Christmas Carol Service
Annual Christmas Carol ServiceLSC Digital Champion of the Week
LSC Digital Champion of the WeekVirtual Reality technology comes to Futures Life Skills Centre Futures Life Skills Centre users have been enjoying trying out some recently acq... HRH The Duchess of Cornwall Officially opens The Dream Centre On Thursday 17th October we welcomed HRH The Duchess of Cornwall to officia... A week in the life of Ross
Follow a Futures young adult in their activitiesInaugural Chailey Games celebrates sporting inclusivity Chailey Heritage Foundation celebrated its first ‘Chailey Games’ las... Thomas Creates His Kingdom in Art
Thomas enjoys art sessions at the Life Skills Centre.Local MP Visits Charity Stephen Lloyd visited Chailey Heritage Foundation to meet the young people.... Holiday Club 2019 Summer Holiday Club enjoy Boccia and New Age Kurling in the Dream Cent... Not Long to Go Until the Chailey Games!
Looking forward to the first ever Chailey Games next week.Celebration Day 2019 Chailey Heritage Foundation came together to celebrate a year of achievement.... Kathryn Smashes Gym Challenges
Wonderwoman Kathryn completed two challenges last month.LSC Gym Receives IFI Accreditation The gym in our Life Skills Centre has been awarded excellence accreditation.... Young Adults Go to France in Drama Session
Young adults enjoy drama with a difference.Current Affairs - Fabrica Exhibition
Futures young adults visit Fabrica Exhibition in Brighton.Setting New Goals at the Gym
The LSC Gym have been busy setting challenges for 2019.Mexican Madness
Willows' Mexican themed dinner.Latest Arrivals on Patchwork Farm We have 3 new additions to Patchwork Farm, the as yet unnamed Tortoise arrived a... Bishop of Chichester Visits Chailey Heritage Foundation We were delighted to welcome the Bishop of Chichester, The Right Reverend Dr Mar... Bobby at Drama
Bobby at dramaPendulum Art Created in Our Art Sessions Service users have been experimenting with Pendulum Art in their art session.... Pretty Valentines Biscuits Made In Our Cooking Sessions Our service users celebrated Valentines Day by making heart shaped biscuits... Christopher's Disney Land Hotel
A work in progressFamily Helps Purchase Knitting Machine for LSC
Chailey family raise funds towards new equipmentChailey Runs Away to the Circus
Some of our residents enjoyed a trip to the circusSky Donate Installations Across the Foundation
Top TV provider installs channels for our young people to enjoyBill Shelford and Verena Hanbury retire from the Trustee Board On Monday 10 December, we said goodbye and thank you to Bill Shelford and Verena... Health & Social Care Students Visit Chailey Heritage The Life Skills Centre recently welcomed a group of Health & Social care stu... LSC Launches Saturday Opening We are delighted to announce that by popular demand Futures Life Skills Centre w... Meet Lesley, Our New Patchwork Farm Manager After giving Lesley a few weeks to settle in we sat down and gave her a grilling... Saturday Sessions at the Life Skills Centre Why not visit and take part in sessions at the Futures Life Skills Centre on a S... Special Offers Why not take advantage of our special offers at the Futures Life Skills Cen... Treat a loved one to a Gift Voucher
Why not treat a loved on to a gift voucherJustine Completes Her Marathon
Justine has just completed her gym challenge: a Marathon!Dancing Flamingo Art
Beautiful flamingos created in our art sessionsHalloween Themed Cooking Session
Our service users enjoyed their Halloween themed cooking sessionGym Marathon for Children in Need Our gym users are taking part in a gym marathon to raise money for Children in N...