Skills and Activities Video

An overview of some of the skills and activities provided at The Grange Centre Read more

Summer Fun 2019

From 5th to 30th August 2019, it's Summer Fun time at The Grange. A chance for young people with a learning disability to get a taste of our skills and activities programme. Chekc out our calendar. Read more

Day Based Skills & Activities Introduction

The Grange offers skills training and sports and leisure activities - from horticulture to creative arts, catering to mini businesses. We also offer work experience. Click here to read more or apply.. Read more

Health and Fitness

Healthy and fitness is a major theme running through everything we do at The Grange. We all find it challenging to eat well and get enough exercise so we make sure people with a learning disability get some extra support in this area. Read more


Catering is one of our most popular skills training courses. There's so much on offer - from simple cooking-for-one right through to catering for events and helping run our cafes. (Click heading for more...) Read more


The Grange is a Makaton Centre of Excellence using signing and MyChoice tablets and we can also support you if you use the PECS system. (Click heading for more...) Read more

Work experience

Work experience can really boost a person's confidence. We help you move from sheltered work experience in our own projects through to a placement with a local employer. (Click heading for more...) Read more

Mini enterprises

Learn to take orders from customers, manage money and promote your business as well as working in a team and using your IT knowledge. (Click heading for more...) Read more

IT Activities

IT opens a new world for people with disabilities - digital photography, videos, research topics and fun ways to improve literacy and numeracy. Our state-of-the art Karten CTEC Centre is fully adaptable for any disability. (Click heading for more...) Read more

Creative arts

Our Creative Arts team are good at helping you find things you''ll enjoy doing - from feeling to filming, printing to painting. We sell much of what we make in our shop [email protected] (Click heading for more...) Read more


Bird boxes, robin boxes, insect hotels and restored garden furniture - we make all these in The Grange woodwork department. (Click heading for more...) Read more


Horticulture is ideal for people with learning disabilities. Everyone can enjoy it no matter what their ability. We sell our plants and produce in the Walled Garden shop. (Click heading for more...) Read more


The Grange Cafe in Dorking and the Simply Scones tea room which takes place every Tuesday in our conservatory give people a chance to get first-hand work experience in a safe environment. Read more