Chailey Heritage Foundation

Chailey Heritage Foundation

Charity information

Chailey Heritage Foundation

Chailey Heritage Foundation is a pioneering charity providing education, care and transition services for children and young people with complex physical disabilities and health needs.

Our aim is to provide a stimulating and inclusive environment where all young people are given every opportunity to make progress towards fulfilment and develop life skills in preparation for adulthood.

Our charity encompasses Chailey Heritage School, Chailey Heritage Residential and Chailey Heritage Futures

Founded 1903

  • Mission statement

    At Chailey Heritage Foundation we believe that each child and young person should have every opportunity to fulfil their potential, no matter what the challenges.

    We will never, ever give up working with children, young people and their families to empower them to make their own choices at every stage in life.

    We are experts in creating possibilities for children and young people with complex disabilities:

    Enabling healthy, safe, happy lives
    Creating pathways to learning and development
    Maximising independence and choice

  • Aims

    Chailey Heritage Foundation aims to:

    • To provide a curriculum which is stimulating, fun and appropriate to each young persons age and abilities.
    • To prepare young people and their families for the next step by providing an effective transition programme.
    • To challenge young people particularly physically , emotionally, socially and creatively so that each young person reaches their potential.
    • To promote the education and care of children and young people who have complex physical disabilites and other health needs.
    • To value diversity and promote equality of opportunity for all people (pupils, young people, staff, parents and carers).
  • Overview

    Established: March 1903

    Registered Charity Number: 1075837

    Board members: 24

    Full time staff: 241

    Part time staff: 188

    Volunteers: 98

    Phone number: 01825724444

    Address: Haywards Heath RoadNorth ChaileyEast Sussex BN8 4EF

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