Address: 6-8 Ashdown Road, Worthing, West Sussex, BN11 1DF

The Ashdown Centre has been running since 1998 and provides respite care for families with children and young adults who have learning disabilities and other complex needs. It offers stimulating and fun sessions for more than 100 families in Worthing and its surrounding areas.

Our highly trained and experienced staff provide a caring and safe environment for children with a wide range of needs, such as physical, developmental, educational, sensory, behavioural or psychological - including Autistic Spectrum Disorders, Cerebral Palsy, Down’s Syndrome, and Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

A number of services for different age groups are based at the Ashdown Centre. Please follow the links below to find out more:

For more information on costs and availability please call our Customer Services Team on 01903 327327 or contact us here.


We also offer small grants for people with disabilities who live locally (Worthing, Adur or Arun). Please click here for more information.