Ashford Leisure Trust facilities are home to a number of partner organisations, providing a range of additional services to our visitors and the local community. Links to their websites are provided below.
Healthshare - It is now possible to get immediate access to NHS physiotherapy, osteopathy and acupuncture at the Stour Centre. This new service provided by Healthshare has been commissioned to operate six days a week from the leisure centre offering assessment and treatment for back problems, neck, knee and shoulder pain and any other pain related to muscles and joints in the body. Click here for more details.
Jasmin Vardimon Dance Company - Based at the Stour Centre since 2012, they offer an extensive Education Programme which provides an insight into Vardimon’s choreographic and artistic process and aims to develop participants’ dance and theatre skills.
Renowned for her uniquely theatrical choreographic and directorial style combining physical theatre, quirky characterisation, innovative technologies, text and dance, Vardimon accentuates her work with an acute observation of human behaviour. With sharp instincts and provocative daring, Read more information on their programme
Ashford Athletic Club - As one of Kent's best known and most active athletics clubs. They offer coaching and competition for a range of athletics events for all abilities and ages from 11 years. based at the Julie Rose Stadium in Ashford, Kent. If you are interested in getting involved with athletics, whatever your level, to arrange an induction visit their website
Ashford Swimming Club - Based at the Stour Centre their aim is to provide a high quality swimming programme in a safe environment for all ages; from early fun and games all the way through to regional and national competition.
The belief is that each swimmer should be encouraged to develop swimming skills at a level and speed appropriate for them in order to maximise their potential in a friendly, enjoyable atmosphere. To review the class timetables please click here.
NHS Cardiac Rehabilitation Service - Through our exercise and referal team we work with Kent Community Health to assist in promoting secondary prevention through lifestyle changes and offer physical, social and psychological rehabilitation through a range of options. Please visit our Excercise on Referal page for additional information.
House - This is Kent based charity which aims to provide local youths with a place to “hang out” and engage in “positive behaviours”. The project also seeks to work with young people to promote productive long term behaviour, offering opportunities for them to work in the Centre itself, and to potentially undertake apprenticeships with Ashford Leisure Trust.