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Number 72 -
The Family and Community Network

Improving the Lives of Many

Once again we must close the Drop-in Cafe - we shall miss you! But we are still available for advice and support and a listening ear. Please contact us by calling 01787 310610 or email info@number72.net. We can still make appointments!

New Opening Hours

We officially reopened to the public on Wednesday the 9th of September.


The drop-in will be open Wednesday and Thursday 9.30 - 12.30.


One-to-one support is also available at other times by appointment.

Please phone 01787 310610 or email info@number72.net to book a slot.

What We Do

Number 72 is a registered charity offering easily accessed help, support and friendship from our base in North Street, Sudbury. Our relaxed and welcoming coffee shop is a great place to meet friends or have a private chat with one of our team.  Open Wednesday and Thursday 09.30 - 12.30. 

How We Help


Parenting, relationships, money management. If we have the information, you're welcome to borrow it.

Coffee Shop

Enjoy a coffee in our relaxed and friendly environment.

Arts and Crafts

Regular opportunities for arts and crafts including our Crafty Sewing Group every other Friday.



The Number 72 team delivers six week self-esteem and bereavement courses into schools. We also deliver parenting courses at venues local to Sudbury.

Sunday @ 72

Sunday @ 72 is taking a break at present. Future dates to be confirmed.

We sell a range of art and craft items and have many styles in stock. These items are often featured in our window display and also on our Facebook page.


All our staff and volunteers are DBS checked and have experience of working with children, young people and families in various different fields. In addition, members of the team hold qualifications in dealing with issues like bereavement and loss, anger management, self-esteem etc.

Tel: 01787 310610

©2020 by Number 72 (The Family and Community Network)- Registered Charity No. 1138304.