Eastbourne Family Contact Centre

Project. Eastbourne Family contact CentreThe Eastbourne Family Contact Centre is staffed by a paid co-ordinator and a team of volunteers and is managed in partnership with the Family Support Work charity.  It is situated at The Gateway Centre, 66-70 Lottbridge Drive, Eastbourne,  and is accredited to the National Association of Child Contact Centres.

The centre provides a warm and relaxed atmosphere where estranged parents can spend time with their children playing games or simply enjoying  each other's company.  We provide books and toys for children of all ages as well as refreshments.

Sessions are held on the first and third Saturdays of each month between 10.00am and 1.00pm.

New parents wishing to use the facilities must complete our Referral Form and return it via email.  Click here to download the form.


1. Initial Administration Fee of £50.00.  This contributes to the costs of the Referral, Pre-Visit to the Centre, Assessment and Review.   It also includes the session fee for the first three sessions.  

2. Session Fee of £5.00.   This is payable for each session after the first three.

We recognise that for some families wishing to use the centre these charges may be a challenge to their budgets.  Please do contact the Centre Coordinator if you need support with the fees.

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