Portsmouth Local Offer

For children, young people and their families with a special educational need or disability.

Holiday Playscheme (Specialist)

Address: Holiday Playscheme (Specialist), Redwood Park School Wembley Grove Cosham Portsmouth PO6 2RY

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Brief description of what services your organisation offers:
This Special Needs Playscheme provides for children/young people aged 5 - 18 years requiring high levels of supervision owing to severe physical/learning difficulties and/or autism.  These playschemes take place during all school holiday periods; transport is provided and all children are given the opportunity to participate in wide-ranging activities.
 
Where the service is based:
Redwood Park School
Wembley Grove
Cosham
Portsmouth
PO6 2RY
 
What the organisation provides - types of interventions and support:
Enable Ability's Specialist Playscheme provides a comprehensive range of activities throughout each holiday period whilst enabling their families to benefit from vital respite.  Activities include creative art/craft, sports, music, dance/movement, role play/drama, storytelling, theme days, outings and games.
 
Eligibility Criteria:
This scheme is for children/young people living within Portsmouth City boundaries that require high levels of supervision because of diagnosed severe physical disabilities/learning difficulties, down syndrome and autism.
 
Quality standards and expected outcomes for children and young people and their families accessing your services:
This Playscheme is Ofsted registered and designed to enable children/young people to achieve effective learning outcomes, develop social awareness, improve language and communication skills, achieve greater independence, gain in confidence and self-esteem and share items they have made with their family.
 
How can this service be accessed?
By contacting the Children's Services Co-Ordinator - details below
 
How and who to make a complaint to:
In the firsts instance the Children's Services Co-Ordinator, then the Enable Ability Manager Richard Soutar
 
Contact Details:
Julie Houghton-Thomas
Tel: 023 9267 1848  /   023 9267 1846

Tel: 023 9267 1848 / 023 9267 1846

Service Category: Leisure

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