We offer a rich and diverse programme of recreational, learning and employment opportunities from our centre’s facilities in Ipswich and the wider communities of Suffolk and Essex.

Situated close to the town centre, we benefit from excellent links to local transport and neighbouring community projects.

We’re a super friendly and welcoming service with enthusiastic, skilled and experienced staff and volunteers who support individuals to achieve their personal goals and aspirations.
 


We have launched a new music group in Ipswich. Find out more about the BAND-IT project


Our fully accessible building accommodates multiple group activities creating an inclusive environment and vibrant atmosphere.

Our sensory garden, nestled away from the busy goings on provides a beautiful haven to escape and enjoy the outdoors.

Our schedule of activities is ever evolving and features an extensive range of group sessions encompassing:
• Creative communication
• Creative minds
• Healthy lifestyle
• Music & performing arts
• Nature watch
• Out & about
• Staying safe
• Community volunteering and work opportunities
• Learning to Work Skills

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Cost per session for basic attendance (morning or afternoon) starts at £26. In some instances there is an additional cash contribution per session to cover specialist materials, resources and/or ingredients. Individuals fund themselves privately to attend or if eligible, can seek funding and support from the local authority.

If you are interested in our service and wish to arrange a visit, experience a free taster session or come along to our social club, please do get in contact.

All enquiries to Kate Stuart, Service Lead, on 01473 211671 or katharine.stuart@papworthtrust.org.uk.