Waterside Centre Users

What happens at the Waterside Centre?

A wide variety of activities take place on a regular basis, including:

Older People:  UNACC (Upper Norwood Association for Community Care) is a Social Centre for older people 50+ and meets Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays 9.00am -3.00pm. UNACC activities include: lunch, mobility classes, computer support, outings and holidays.

Children:   The Foster Care Agency runs support sessions for foster carers. Crosfield Nursery School runs Stay and Play for pre-school children.  There is also a community cafe, focusing on children and family activities.

Leisure Activities:  Include – yoga, cricket, sailing, martial arts, aerobics,  pilates, kettlebells, and ballet and tap classes for children.

 Regular users of the Waterside Centre 

Older People


Upper Norwood Association for Community Care – lunch club  

(Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday)

020 8771 6886

Children and Family Groups


Crosfield Nursery School - Stay and Play

020 8654 7566

L'Danza Dance Academy

07973 481643

Foster Care Agency

01273 421991

Lakes Cafe (children, family and pet friendly)

 07984 154642

Croydon Reablement Service Mental Health (Thursday)

020 3228 5445

Sport and Leisure Groups


Croydon Sailing Club

020 8405 9959

Croydon Youth Service Sailing Association


HITT Circuit Training (Saturday morning)

07961 097214

Kettlebells fitness classes

07961 097214

Waterside Cricket Association

07809 531663

Wing Chun classes (Thursday evening)

07804 533847

Church Groups


Abundant Life Fellowship

07931 787203 

Glory Tabernacle

07956 187916

Office Users



07981 298541

Ink and Social (Print and design)

07538 650898

The Stroke Association

020 8653 2069

Abundant Life Fellowship

07931 787203

Woodside Bereavement Service

020 3256 2009