How does the service work?"My child has autism and learning difficulties and finds it difficult to use public leisure facilities because of his disabilities. KIDS Saturday and holiday club provide him with a happy and safe environment with indoor play activities and outings where he can be with his peer group and try to make friends"
The clubs offer a combination of centre based activities and out and about days. Young people aged between 11 and 17 can access club one Saturday per month and 2-5 sessions per school holiday.
These schemes take place in a variety of location and provide stimulating inclusive play during the school term. Children are encouraged to choose play activities with the emphasis on fun and enjoyment. Activities have included bowling, swimming, cinema, scuba diving, flying and trips to local attractionsWho can benefit the service?Young people and their families.
How to access the service?Self referrals from family, social worker or other professionals
"We have a disabled daughter whom has complex needs and over the past 4 years KIDS holiday and respite scheme has been a huge positive for the whole family. KIDS have provided my daughter with a fun, exciting and safe environment for her to experience outings and activities with her peers, as well as providing our family with worry free respite"When are the sessions?
Term time on Saturdays and during the school holidays. Sessions run from 10.00 - 16.00
Contact Clare Turner
on 01344 774758 or mobile 07748 889933See our club dates for 2014-2015