Guildford United Reformed Church

83 Portsmouth Road, Guildford, Surrey GU2 4BS

Community Worker

I’m Helen Robertson and I am the part-time Community Worker at Guildford URC.  I am currently setting up a programme of events aimed at bringing together the local community.  For more information please contact me at or on 07419 332074



Classes and activities:

Baby Talk – A free four-week peer support group for first-time parents with babies aged between 6 weeks and 6 months.  Facilitated discussion about feeding, sleeping, baby development and safety in the home.  An opportunity to share support with other parents in an open and friendly environment.  For more information or to book a space, contact Helen (see above).

Lantern Film Club – The last Tuesday of every month 1.30pm.  A screening of a film with refreshments and an interval for chat about the film.  Contact Helen (see above) for details about the film. Film club is free to attend with small donations welcome towards refreshments.

Lantern Coffee Morning  – Every Tuesday 10.00-11.30am.  All welcome, free of charge.

Sunflower Café – Fortnightly on a Wednesday 10.30am-12.30pm.  A support group for those living with dementia and their carers. Conversation, music, reminiscence activities and advice from ‘Right at Home’ carers.  Suggested £2 donation.

Move it or Lose it – Every Wednesday 10.30-11.30am.  A fun and easy to follow exercise class for the over 50s.  All classes include flexibility, aerobic, balance and strength exercise which are vital for healthy ageing.  The class is suitable for all abilities and can be done seated or standing.  First session free and £5 thereafter.

Remember When Tea Dance – Third Thursday of every month 2.30-4.30pm. A welcoming and friendly group enjoying ballroom and Latin dancing.  All levels welcome, as is anyone who would just like to sit and enjoy the music.  No need to bring a partner – its a great way to make new friends. Students from the University of Surrey Ballroom Dancing Society help to choose the music and call the dances.

Bowls Club – Every Thursday 10.00am-12.00pm.  Short Mat Bowls.  All welcome, from those who want to try bowls for the first time to more experienced players.  Come and try for free, equipment provided.

Board Games – Every Monday 10.00am-12.00pm.  Come and play board games such as Rummikub and enjoy a coffee and a chat.