East Hastings Family Hub

Family Hubs and Youth Hubs across East Sussex are organised into areas. East Hastings Family Hub is in the Hastings and St Leonards area.

Getting here

  • there are a few parking bays available at the hub's car park
  • there is on-street parking in the local area
  • bus stops nearby the centre
  • Ore train station is a 20-minute walk

Contact us

Contact us to book a place or for more information:

For the latest news and offers, see our Facebook page:
Hastings and St Leonards Family Hubs Facebook page

Services and activities

FREE activities to support your child’s learning and development 

  • Early Years Play and Learn sessions -  for families with children under-five with concerns about development in the prime areas such as play and interactions.
  • Small Beginnings - a group for families concerned about their child’s development in communication, interactions and / or play skills. 

FREE drop-in activities (Hastings and St Leonards)

  • Breastfeeding group
    Mondays, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm at Hastings Town Family Hub
  • Little Pickles Messy Play Group 
    Mondays, 10am – 11:15 am (term time only) at St Leonards Family Hub
  • After school club: for Reception to Year 6
    Mondays, 3:15pm - 5:00 pm at East Hastings Family Hub
  • Busy Bees Music Sing-Along Group 
    Tuesdays, 10:30am – 11:00am at Hollington Youth Hub
  • After school club: for Reception to Year 6
    Tuesdays, 3:15pm - 5:00 pm at Hastings Town Family Hub
  • Bright Stars - Additional Needs Playgroup (booking required)
    Thursdays, 1:00pm – 2:00 pm at Robsack Family Hub.
  • Stay and play: for ages 0 to 1
    Thursdays, 1pm - 2pm at East Hastings Family Hub
  • After school club: for Reception to Year 6
    Thursdays, 3:15pm - 5:00 pm at Robsack Family Hub
  • Stay and Play: for ages 0 to 5
    Fridays, 10am - 12pm at East Hastings Family Hub 

Antenatal classes

Free antenatal support is available for all first-time parents across East Sussex.
Contact the Antenatal Team for more details: Antenatal Classes 

Your Health Visiting Team

Contact your Health Visiting Team if you are concerned about

  • your child’s speech, language or communication

Or for more information on:

  • health clinics for your baby or child
  • postnatal workshops

Who is my Health Visiting team, and how do I contact them?

Family Learning courses

Family Learning courses are free for parents and carers.  They help you give your child a positive start in life. They also support your child's learning and development at home and school.

We offer a range of courses both virtually and within centres.

  • Family First Aid (virtual)
  • Parent and Child Signing (virtual)
  • Money Matters (virtual)
  • Employability (virtual)
  • Fun with Phonics & Maths
  • Story Sacks (a bag containing a book and related items. They help promote early literacy skills.)

If you are interested in Family Learning please call us on:  01424 724004   


We have a dedicated page describing the benefits of volunteering

If you are interested in volunteering call to speak to our Volunteer Coordinator. Or email us your details.


  • disabled access
  • baby changing
  • sensory Room – advance booking required


East Hastings Family Hub
46-48 Chiltern Drive
East Sussex
TN34 3PZ

Contact us

Main number
01424 724004

Hastings and St. Leonards areas