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KCC school holiday activities for children with disabilities

Stuck for something to do in the school term holidays? Kent County Council’s Children’s Short Break Service has a range of activities which may be just the thing.


Our purpose built centres are fully adapted for children with physical and learning disabilities. The centres are Fairlawn in Ashford, Windchimes in Herne Bay, Sunrise in Tunbridge Wells, Treetops in Dartford and Bluebells at Detling.



Activities include; soft room, adventure playground, arts and crafts, Jacuzzi, music, discos and parties, trampoline, sensory gardens and rooms, and trips out and about in our minibus. The centres are typically open from 10am untill 3pm Monday to Thursday and offer a comfortable equipped centre with fully trained staff.


You will need a referral to this service. These should come through the Disabled Children’s Team. Activities and facilities are aimed at children and young people with higher level physical and health needs.

Who to contact

Website
www.kent.gov.uk
Parent Organisation
Kent County Council

Where to go

Name
Various across Kent
Notes

These services take place in our purpose built centres. TheseĀ are fully adapted for children with physical and learning disabilities. The centres are Fairlawn in Ashford, Windchimes in Herne Bay, Sunrise in Tunbridge Wells, Treetops in Dartford and Bluebells at Detling.

When is it on?

Date & Time Information
10am to 3pm School Holidays Only
Time of day
Afternoon
Morning
Session Information
10 am till 3pm School Holidays Only

Other Details

Cost details
There may be a cost for this service dependent upon a financial assessment.
Referral required?
Yes
Referral and availability notes

This service is available by referral to the Disabled Children's Team

Age Range
0-5, 6-1011-18, Ages 0-4,
Disablities:
Autism, Behaviour and learning, Behavioural, emotional and social development, Communication and interaction, Hearing impaired, Language difficulty, Learning difficulty, Physical disability, Physical sensory/medical, Profound, severe or complex, Severe learning difficulty, Visually impaired,

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