• Funky Teens – disability youth clubs with a difference

    • Do you consider yourself to have a physical or learning disability? If you are aged between 13 and 19, why not come along to one of our Funky Teens youth clubs?

      Funky Teens are a group of young people with disabilities who get together every other Saturday at different centres across East Sussex.

      What goes on at Funky Teens?

      Funky Teens drumming workshop

      Funky Teens drumming workshop

      You can take part in lots of different group activities, such as:

      • games
      • cooking
      • sports
      • discussions, and
      • planning what activities we do at Funky Teens.

      Maybe you could learn to dance or play the drums at one of our workshops? You could also join us on days out to places like Laser Quest and Knockhatch adventure park. Whatever you choose to join in with, it’s a chance to meet new people and make new friends.

      Funky Factor Red Nose Day competition in Eastbourne

      Funky Factor competition in Eastbourne. With help from YouthBank, Funky Teens raised £150 for Comic Relief at the Funky Factor talent show in Eastbourne.

      Is there a group near where I live?

      There are five youth clubs you can come along to:


      Funky Teens drawing workshop

      A drawing activity at Funky Teens

      Do I have to pay?

      All clubs are free but you might have to pay a small amount of money to come on a trip.

      When can I come along?

      Every other Saturday afternoon, from 2.30pm to 5.30pm.

      Find out more

      If you would like to come along and find out what Funky Teens is all about, click below to get in get in touch:

      What you say

      ‘Funky Teens has made me more confident in making friends. My best thing is the football.’ Matthew, 19.

      ‘I really enjoy the activities as we come up with the ideas ourselves.’ Sam, 18.