Part of Dimensions, Outreach 3Way is a Sussex charity that provides support for people with learning disabilities and autism in East and West Sussex.
With a strong presence in the community and with local businesses, the people Outreach 3Way supports enjoy opportunities to connect with people in their local area and to learn new skills. There is a strong emphasis on sport, arts and self-expression, as well as residential and support options.
Outreach 3Way is a wholly controlled subsidiary and has a co-terminus Board arrangement.
Support with Outreach 3 Way
Out There! provides sports and leisure support for people aged 16+ with learning disabilities or autism across West Sussex. We provide a wide range of activities taking place in the community including swimming, Boccia, music, art, football, gym sessions, badminton, cycling and multi sports suitable for all levels of availability.
We have daytime clubs running in Crawley, Burgess Hill, Bognor Regis and daytime and evening clubs in Horsham, Worthing and Chichester.
Out There! promotes independence and encourages development of confidence and self-esteem through social interaction.
Download our Out There calendar of events
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The S.M.I.L.E. (Sensory, Meaningful, Inclusion, Learning, Engagement) service is a safe environment for people with profound learning disabilities to develop news skills and get the right support. The level of staffing reflects the support needs for each person and staff work with individuals to encourage sensory stimulation.
There’s a timetable filled with activities including sensory cooking, hand and foot massage, music and movement sessions and time in our sensory room. People supported at S.M.I.L.E can integrate with the day centre and take part in a variety of community activities.
Places at S.M.I.L.E are open to block contracts or private payment on a contract.
Contact Outreach 3Way on 0300 303 9032 or Hello@outreach3way.org
Our day centre in Ifield runs a number of groups and workshops to encourage creativity and self-expression. The centre is a hub of activity, welcoming people we support across Sussex to join groups and workshops. Places at the day centre are open to block contracts or private payment on a contract.
Our art and pottery sessions encourage people with learning disabilities and autism to make choices and express themselves in an inclusive and creative environment. Working with local organisations, participants have opportunities to get involved in local projects and meet new people along the way.
Our drama group gets involved in all aspects of live performances – they write their own scripts, design and build their own sets, piece together their own costumes and put on performances to the public.
With a more modern approach to art our media group uses cameras, stop-motion, editing suites and other technical skills to produce short films. In this international award winning stop-motion video, LEGO characters are having car troubles.
Contact Outreach 3 Way on 0300 303 9032 or Hello@outreach3way.org
Ifield Garden Nursery
The Ifield Garden Nursery specialises in the production of seasonal bedding plants. The nursery has been running for over 20 years and is well known locally for their beautiful hanging baskets.
The nursery also provides a stimulating and inclusive environment for people with learning disabilities and autism.
Together with the Outreach 3Way staff, a team of people we support work hard to plant and sell over twenty thousand plug plants each year. Their work teaches them more than horticultural skills; they work as a team, develop their social skills, gain experience for future work placements and learn essential life skills.
As each season changes so do their responsibilities – in spring, summer and autumn, you’ll find them preparing hanging baskets for several local pubs and businesses. During winter, they are involved in the maintenance of our 42 acre estate.
We are open to the public and plants can be reserved while stocks last. All orders are collection only.
Contact Outreach 3Way – Ifield Hall for opening times, dates and more information on 0300 303 9032 or Hello@outreach3way.org