Childrens Services



Saturday Scene


This club meets fortnightly on Saturdays, 10am until 12.30pm for children aged 6 to 12. Children have the opportunity to take part in many activities including baking, arts and crafts, using the sensory suite and visits to the local park. The Saturday Scene runs on alternate Saturdays to enable as many families as possible to benefit. Must have a Gateway card. Funded by Short Breaks.


Summer Playscheme

Runs for 5 weeks over the summer holidays. There is a very lively programme of activities, both on and off site, suitable for all abilities. The scheme is for young people aged 6 to 19 who have a Gateway Card, as part of Short Breaks.


Our Zone


This club for young people aged 12 to 18 years meets fortnightly on a Saturday from 9.30am until 12.30pm. A programme of off-site activities is developed each term, to give the young people a sense of "moving on" and experiencing social opportunities in the wider community. Must have a Gateway Card. Funded by Short Breaks.


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Children’s 1:1 Support

Provides a service offering individual support for children with learning disabilities in the community to enable them to access a wide range of social, educational and recreational activities.

Sitting Service

A service to provide respite for families who have one or more children with special needs.

All clubs have a wide range of activities, such as Cinema days, Face Painting, Music Therapy Sessions, Arts and Crafts, Gardening, Karaoke, Snooker, Nature Trails, sessions in the sensory suite, parachute games.

There are also trips out such as swimming, bowling, visiting the Army Museum, the Golf Driving Range, Wheelchair Ice Skating, and local Garden Centres. People also come to visit us at Parkside such as Tails and Scales (a mini petting zoo), firemen, policemen, Science and circus entertainers.


*Shared Support*


You tell us what you are looking for...


You share the cost


You decide what you would like to do

*An activity with friends

*Attend a course/class

*Socialise and meet people

*Develop your skills


You plan your own programme!



  1. We provide a Support Worker


We will meet your needs


You just need to contact us


Tel: 01252-313103