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Pegasus Playscheme

Pegasus Playscheme provide Good Quality support and services for children with a variety of severe and complex disabilities. We operate a 3 week summer playscheme, offering activities for children with disabilities and severe learning difficulties. Each child is supported by an local able bodied teenager.


We go out on minibuses each day.  Taking part in full day's activities, eg sailing, swimming, Dover Castle, Dover Sea Safari, Dover SmartArt, canoeing and Howlett's Zoo.


We take children from Dover/Deal and surrounding areas on a first come first served basis.  If we do have any places towards the start of the scheme we will offer them to children from Folkestone and surrounding areas. 


 


 


 


 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Sue Clark
Contact Position
Chair
Telephone
07789696358
E-mail
pegasus1986@btinternet.com
Website
Pegasus playscheme
Notes

Facebook:  Pegasus playscheme

Twitter:  @suepegasus

Postal applications can be made

Where to go

Name
Astor School
Address
Astor Avenue
Dover
Kent
APostcode
CT17 0AS
Notes

We have full access to all areas of the building.

All activities are safely managed and risk assessments are completed prior to visits.  At the end of each summer we complete a full Evaluation asking the children which activities they enjoyed or did not.

When is it on?

Date & Time Information
School Holidays - only 3 weeks of the summer
Time of day
Afternoon
Morning
Session Information
Mon-Fri 9.30am-3.30pm for the first 3 weeks of the summer holidays

Other Details

Cost details
£30 per day
Referral and availability notes

All children require 1-1 support.  All must have an EHCP plan.  Children aged 8yrs to 19yrs. 

You will liaise with our designated child co-ordinator regarding application.  Children are supported by a group leader and assistant leader.  All groups have 1-1 volunteer teenage buddy support.  A daily home contact book is provided.

Contact can be made in a variety of ways.

Website: www.pegasusplayscheme.com

Email: pegasus1986@btinternet.com

Telephone: 07789696358.

Facebook: Pegasus playscheme.  Twitter: @suepegasus

Postal applications can be made

 

Age Range
9yrs to 18yrs
Notes

Is for teenage volunteers to be given the opportunity to enable young childre with a disability to feel part of the community.  We are a voluntary not for profit organisation with charity status no. 299301.

We go out in minibuses each day, taking part in a full day's activities sailing, swimming Dover Castle, Dover Sea Safari, Dover SmartArt, Canoeing, Howletts Zoo

Disablities:
Autism, Behaviour and learning, Behavioural, emotional and social development, Communication and interaction, Hearing impaired, Learning difficulty, Physical disability, Physical sensory/medical, Visually impaired,

Local Offer

Description

Short Breaks Holiday Activities Dover/Deal aged 18yrs to 19yrs.

We take children from Dover/Deal and surrounding areas on a first come first served basis.  If we do have any places towards the start of the scheme we will offer them to children from Folkestone and surrounding areas.

We now have a Youth Forum with monthly meetings for the Young Adults aged 18yrs and over.  All must attend Pegasus prior to joining the YF.

Contact Name
Sue Clark
Contact Telephone
07789696358
Contact Email
pegasus1086@btinternet.com
Links
Pegasus playscheme
Local Offer Disabilities
Learning difficulty
Physical disability
Hearing impaired
Behavioural, emotional and social development
Visually impaired
Communication and interaction
Autism
Physical sensory/medical
Behaviour and learning

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