Training / Courses

Level 1 Employability Skills Course

Running throughout 2019 / 2020
Term Time only
Venue: various across Rye, Battle and Hailsham

Level 2 Introductory Award in Employability Skills

Running throughout 2019 / 2020
Term Time only
Venue: various across Rye, Battle and Hailsham

Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools

Running throughout 2019/20120
Term Time Only
Venue: Various venues across Rye, Battle and Hailsham

Basic Computer Confidence

FREE Sessions
Tuesdays 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m.
Venue: FSN St. Nicholas Centre, 66 London Road St. Leonards on Sea TN37 6AS

Level 3 Award in Education and Training

Running throughout 2019 / 2020
13 week duration
Term Time only
Venue: various across Rye, Battle and Hailsham

Summer Sizzler BBQ Workshop

FREE Workshop
19th August 2019
Monday 10:00am - 2:00pm
Venue: FSN 66 London Road, St Leonards on Sea,
TN37 6AS

Cake Decorating Workshop

FREE Workshop
20th August 2019
Tuesday 10:00am - 12:00pm
Venue: Robsack Centre, Bodiam Drive St. Leonards on Sea
TN38 9TW

Summer Sizzler BBQ Workshop

FREE Workshop
27th August 2019
Tuesday 10:00am - 2:00pm
Venue: FSN 66 London Road, St Leonards on Sea,
TN37 6AS

Cake Decorating Workshop

FREE Workshop
28th August 2019
Wednesday 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Venue: Robsack Centre, Bodiam Drive St. Leonards on Sea
TN38 9TW

An Introduction to Jewellery Making

FREE Workshop
24th September 2019
Tuesday 10.30am-12.30pm
Venue: FSN St. Nicholas Centre 66 London Road St Leonards on Sea TN37 6AS

Have Fun Recycling with Textiles

FREE Workshop
26th September 2019
Thursday 12.30pm-2.30pm
Venue: FSN St. Nicholas Centre 66 London Road
St. Leonards on Sea
TN37 6AS

Interview and CV Support at the Hub

FREE 1:1 interview coaching and CV writing support
Wednesday's 10.30am - 12.30pm
Venue: St. Nicholas Centre 66 London Road St Leonards on Sea TN37 6AS

Get Creative with Watercolour

FREE 6 week course
2nd October - 13th November 2019 (term time only)
Wednesday's 10:30am - 12:30pm
Venue: Robsack Centre, Bodiam Drive St. Leonards on Sea
TN38 9TW

Make Your Own Story Sack

FREE 6 week course
16th October - 27th November 2019 (term time only)
Wednesday's 10am-12pm
Venue: FSN St. Nicholas Centre, 66 London Road St. Leonards on Sea
TN37 6AS

Improve Your MS Office Skills

Free 6 week course
4th November - 9th December 2019
Monday's 10:30am - 12:30pm
Venue: FSN St. Nicholas Centre, 66 London Road
St. Leonards on Sea
TN37 6AS

SuccessES


"I feel more open in front of other people now"
"I'm less stressed, more confident"
"I feel good about myself - I am amazing"
"I found people that have experienced the same, it's good to talk to them"
"I've learnt little things that I can do"
"It's helped me talk to people and to make friends"

- My Time Now young people's comments

2148 children and young people aged between 5 and 18 have been supported by Dragonflies since 2006, including:
463 who have lost their father
223 who have lost their mother
186 who have lost their sibling
616 who have lost their grandparent
353 who have lost a close significant relative or friend
293 who have experienced multiple deaths in the family
14 who have experienced pre-bereavement
and of these children 139 have lost someone through suicide

- Dragonflies Bereavement Project

It was really nice to meet other families In our group, in the same situation as us, "I was terrified to start with but it was an extremely fun day"
"My little girl has really benefitted from being with other young people in similar situations. She knows she is not alone and it's ok to be sad and angry. She talks about Nanna now a lot more"
"Dragonflies has made an invaluable difference to my son, I think he was in a dark place and Dragonflies has let the light shine for him again

- Dragonflies parent/carer comments

"Everyone was kind and never judged everyone"
"Sometimes I find it hard to control my feelings, actions, but I understand this now"
"It was fun and creative"
"I have got more friends now since starting the group"
"I learned that you should share your feelings"

- My Time Too children's comments

"The Community Learning courses have been a valuable resource for our clients looking to improve their mental health and wellbeing, as well as providing insight to self-management/coping strategies to build resilience. Our clients have reported they have found them interesting, informative and easy to engage with due to the welcoming and supportive staff and informal setting."

- Community Connectors, Southdown