Providing Opportunities
for People with
Learning Disabilities

Chance to Win An Entertainment Bundle with the Local Lottery

Tried the Eastbourne Local Lottery yet? Play now for the chance to win one of five entertainment bundles. You will also help the JPK Project with every ticket purchased. You can play from as little as £1/week, prizes worth up to £25,000. Go to Eastbourne Local Lottery here. Good luck.

Visit Our Award-Winning Tea Room

We are thrilled to have been awarded Cafe/Coffee Shop/Deli of the Year at the Eastbourne & District Community Awards 2019. This Award is fantastic recognition of the hard work by our wonderful team led by Annie, including our Chef, Al, all our super trainees and our volunteers  We are also grateful to the support of […]

The 2019 JPK Golf Day

We enjoyed a fantastic Golf Day on Friday 6th September at Willingdon Golf Club. Our thanks go the Committee team led by Pete Lindop, our volunteers, generous event sponsors and golfers. This annual event is a significant fundraiser for the JPK Project. Without your efforts, participation and support it would not be possible. We look […]

The 2019 JPK Project AGM

Our AGM will be held on Friday 16th August at The JPK Project. The doors will open at 6.30pm with refreshments prior to the meeting starting at 7pm. Please head to our What’s On section for more details.

East Dean & Friston Parish Council Chosen Charity 2019

We are honoured and delighted to be the chosen charity of East Dean & Friston Parish Council. Do support their village fete on Saturday 20th July from 12pm – 4.30pm. The event will take place at the Greensward, Deneside, in East Dean and proceeds from it will be kindly donated to the JPK Project.

Congratulations to Natalie For Completing Module 1

So lovely to congratulate Natalie on completing Module 1 of her training at the JPK Project. Natalie is pictured with Jill Parker, MBE, receiving her certificate at the Palm Court Tea Room in Eastbourne. Natalie was one of the first students to commence training at the JPK Project. She is pictured here with Jill Parker, […]

Our Cheque from the Waitrose Green Token Scheme

So lovely to be invited into Waitrose Eastbourne to collect a cheque for the JPK Project. Jade (pictured left) and Andrew (2nd from right) are pictured with Jill Parker, MBE & Chair of the JPK Project, centre, and staff from the Eastbourne store and Community Matters Team. Thank you Waitrose. And thanks also to everyone […]

Duke & Duchess of Devonshire Visit the JPK Project

We were honoured and delighted to receive the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire at the JPK Project on 23rd May. We were able to show them all the progress that has been made at the Project since opening the JPK Palm Court Tea Room. It was also an opportunity to discuss our future plans for […]

The 2019 Bluebell Walk

We are thrilled to report that the JPK Project raised over £4200 after expenses at this year’s Bluebell Walk. Huge thanks go to Clare Ballard for coordinating our participation over the Good Friday and Saturday of the Easter weekend. Also to our amazing volunteers and supporters who worked so hard in advance and on the weekend itself. […]

Please Nominate Us for a Movement for Good Award

Would you nominate us for a £1,000 Movement for Good Award? The award would enable us to offer funded work experience and training placements at the JPK Palm Court Tea Room. But we need nominations to be successful. To nominate us please visit and enter our charity number: 1146743 The closing date for nominations is […]

How to donate

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