An unused station house turned community hub connecting rural communities in Suffolk
Campsea Ashe, Suffolk
Key objectives & Outcomes
To help refurbish the station house building and provide vital facilities to promote local community development, social and business networking and access to high-speed broadband.
Reduced social isolation
The Station House’s café, events space and computers all facilitate ways of bringing people in this rural community together. An access ramp and internal platform lift ensure people with disabilities can make use of the services too.
Health and wellbeing
The building includes a specific health and social care room. Hiring the room to healthcare practitioners improves access to healthcare services for the local community.