Some of these activities are run by Activ8 and are peer-led; others are run by independent organisations. All are open to everyone.

Walking Group *Peer-led
This peer-led group embraces the five steps to wellbeing in its programme, which are: Connect, Be active, Take notice, Keep learning and Give.
Thursday 26th September – Priory Park, Reigate. Meet at Sutton station at 11.20am.
Hosts: John Saunders and Linda Gruber
Monday 7th October – Kew Gardens. Meet at Sutton station at 10.30am.
The Science Museum – date TBC
The New Forest – date TBC
If you have any suggestions for more trips/walks please speak to Jane or email me at
Please ensure you wear appropriate clothing and shoes for walking and bring a packed lunch/money for lunch and freedom passes

Community Dining Club *Peer-led

• Friday 4th October – TBC • Friday 25th October – Casa Nostra, 8 Mulgrave Road, Sutton, 7pm • Friday 30th November – The Plough Harvester, 7pm Please bring enough money to cover your meal, drinks and transport.

Moon on Mondays *Peer-led
Support Group every Monday between 7:15pm and 9:30pm
Moon on the Hill, Wetherspoon Pub, 59 Hill Road, Sutton, SM1 1DZ
Anyone welcome

Haven *Peer-led
Support Group every Wednesday between 2pm and 4pm
The Salvation Army, 45 Benhill Avenue, Sutton, SM1 4DD
Anyone welcome

Saturday Link *Peer-led
Support Group every Saturday between 2pm and 4pm
Esquires Café, St Nicholas Shopping Centre, Sutton, SM1 1AY
Anyone welcome

Signpost Sutton Session
Bipolar Disorder
Tuesday 10th September, 2.30-3.45pm
Held at Sutton Connect, 63 Downs Road, Belmont, SM2 5NR

Signpost Sutton Session

Hate Crime

Date TBC 1.30 – 2.45pm

Held at Sutton Connect, 63 Downs Road, Belmont, SM2 5NR

Empire Cinema Sutton – Senior Showings
Wednesdays, 11am
Tickets – £3.75
See Jane or email for more details

Bananas Art
Art for fun!
Join us to draw, paint and chat over a cup of tea.
We are a group of adults who meet to use visual art to build confidence and self-esteem.
Core members have experience of mental health problems.
We meet on Monday afternoons from 2-4pm in Wallington.
Contact us by email:

Tennis Recovery Group
‘Wellbeing through Tennis’
Wallington Tennis Club, Hillside Gardens, Wallington, SM6 9NX
Come any time between 1:30pm and 3:30pm on Tuesday afternoons.
Rackets and balls available.
To join this friendly group, please contact Penny Meakin (Lead Volunteer)
By mobile 07507865753 (preferably TEXT) or email

Chair Based Exercises
Every Wednesday, 11am – 11:45am
Sutton Age UK
Carshalton Beeches Baptist Church, Banstead Road, Carshalton, SM5 3NL
Light and gentle exercise class which is done from the comfort and safety of a chair.
To book, please call on: 020 8915 2233
or email:

Walking football
Every Wednesday
From a qualified level 3 FA Cup trainer, for games and a chat over tea or coffee afterwards. Sessions will be held on grass if dry and inside if wet. At the Cricket Centre, Plough Lane, Wallington, SM6 8JQ, 10.15-11.30. Cost £2 per session. Contact Oli Johnson on 020 86692177 or email

Walking Cricket
is also on now at the Cricket Centre from 10-11.30 on Monday and there is now a Girls Win group for young women between 18-25 on Mondays from 5-6.30pm. Courses will be held at the Cricket Centre, Plough Lane, Wallington, SM6 8JQ, 10.15-11.30.