the community hub for Saxmundham & District
The Fromus Centre, in a rural area over 20 miles from a major town, provides a vital hub,
which brings people together to enjoy activities, hobbies and learn new skills.
The Fromus Centre is a community enterprise centre, providing a positive social and learning experience for the whole family and all residents, from toddlers to older people.
To check regular class / club activities, click here
To check hall / room availability & make bookings, click here
run by a local social enterprise, SADCIC: The Saxmundham & District Community Interest Company
All the directors of SADCIC are local volunteers.
"...local people getting involved in, and determining,
the kind of facilities that are available in our community..."
This webste was last updated Sunday January 25th, 2015
The Fromus Centre, situated in Saxmundham on the rural coast of Suffolk, is a new community enterprise centre that has been created to provide Saxmundham and surrounding communities with a full range of facilities including a large hall, kitchen, general meeting rooms and an IT suite for hire. And, all these facilities are available at a very affordable cost, with rooms from as little as £3 per hour for local community and voluntary groups.
Why not book the Fromus Centre for your meetings, conferences, celebration events, children parties, fun activities, clubs or group? To download the Fromus Centre leaflet, please click here.
The Fromus Centre provides a wide range of social, training & learning, leisure & recreational opportunities, and the building is fully accessible for wheelchair users and has accessible toilets and changing facilities. As well as community activities and parties, the Fromus Centre hall is equipped for conferences and public meetings, with comfortable seats (and folding tables) for up to 70 people (and more with notice). Smaller rooms are available for other meetings and break-out rooms.There is also a fully functioning kitchen, with 3 cooking units. And, we have WiFi broadband internet access, disco lighting in the hall and a 4-speaker amplified sound system for the hall.
The Fromus Centre is your place in Saxmundham to relax, meet, chat, learn, exercise, play and have fun!
The Fromus Centre is located close to the A12, bus routes and the Saxmundham rail station - and comes with plenty of free car parking!
To appreciate the Fromus Centre floorplan and facilities, please click here.
This community enterprise is being carried out by the local social enterprise, The Saxmundham & District Community Interest Company (SADCIC), as a co-production with Suffolk County Council. The new Fromus Centre is a leading example of the new strategic "Our Place" initiative, delivering the "Big Society" on the ground in Saxmundham. SADCIC aims to invigorate the building (formerly known as the Saxmundham Community Resource Unit) and turn it into a thriving and vibrant centre for community activities.
The Fromus Centre
Seaman Avenue, Saxmundham, Suffolk IP17 1DZ