Dates have just been released for the Spring programme of retreats at Dalesdown. Full details at are available on our events page.
A warm welcome to our new facilities manager, Steve Lawson. Steve has lots of experience of facilities management and having joined us on 1st November, he’s already enjoying finding his way round and getting to know the team.
We were delighted to work with the Steyning area schools to offer an INSET training day, led by Consultant Educational and Child Psychologist, Dr Tina Rae. This was a great conference event with over 130 teaching professionals from local schools. Dalesdown – Working with our local community in West Sussex
We had a really good afternoon on 5th March when we were joined by 45 young people from local youth clubs for an afternoon of fun, food and worship. Save the date for the next Re:Fresh on 17th September 2017. Visit our Re:Fresh page or call Richard on 01403 710712 for more information.
The 2017 West Sussex Prayer Breakfast at Wiston House on 28th January, bringing together 75 key people from across the County. This annual event which is held at Wiston House is hosted by the High Sheriff of West Sussex, alongside Harry and Pip Goring. The next Breakfast is at Wiston House in January 2018. Family […]
Inflatables, stalls, food, music, games! All for £5! This is a great way to start the new term. Bring your youth group to Dalesdown for an afternoon of fun and stuff. Full info at www.dalesdown.org.uk/refresh.
We’re indebted to this wonderful bunch of guys who turn up week after week on a Wednesday to cut grass, trim bushes, and put a lick of paint on anything which doesn’t move. They also work with Frank, one of our staff team, to do some major projects (they’re currently refurbishing the lounge, including installing […]
Real privilege to be able to work in partnership again this year, providing accommodation to a great bunch of staff and volunteers, each of whom made an invaluable contribution to make #BCDO2016 the great event it was!
We started 2016 with a great service of Thanksgiving welcoming more than 80 people to the Sellwood Centre at Dalesdown. We’re looking forward to a new season in the leadership of Children Worldwide with the transfer of leadership to Dave Gidney, Paul and Vanessa Willmott!
A rare and coveted ‘Managers Commendation was awarded to one of our volunteers this week for services beyond the call of duty! Richard Hatt, one of our regular volunteer team, put in lots of extra hours over the past couple of weeks digging a trench and relaying the rain water drains which had become damaged […]