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KAROBEN DAY OPPORTUNITY SERVICE

A rural farm setting providing opportunities for those with physical and learning disabilities aged 16 - 65 to engage with farm animals, plants, horses & donkeys, developing life skills to enhance independence, achieve goals and aspirations. Look us up on Facebook !


Our current pathways are -


Promoting Wellbeing :


Supporting individual wellbeing as well as needs, goals and aspirations through individual care & support plans



  • Engaging in purposeful activities

  • Experience community based opportunities

  • Access to Multi-sensory programme


Promoting Independance: 


Providing opportunities for promoting and supporting greater independence skills by building on existing skills and learning new skills through a variety of activities including:



  • ASDAN development

  • Cookery

  • Life skills

  • Animal Care

  • ASDAN Horse Course


Promoting Employment support :


A programme providing workshops & field trips to enhance social skills, confidence and gain knowledge to progress on a pathway to future paid employment.


Providing individualised support in ! ASDAN Development courses
CV writing, Interview techniques and Accessing work experience


Individual support : 


Through recognising and being responsive to individual needs with a flexible and specific approach in supporting individuals to meet identified outcomes with in their care and support plan whilst enabling safe access to meaningful activities. We also offer 1:1 horse/animal therapy!

Who to contact

Contact Name
Carrie Anning
Contact Position
Manager
Telephone
01233 770015
07974458288
E-mail
carrie.karoben@gmail.com

Where to go

Name
KAROBEN
Address
PARK FARM
SMARDEN BELL RD
SMARDEN
ASHFORD
KENT
APostcode
TN27 8PD
Notes

We do have big signs outside but we are in a rural setting so please contact us for seasonal landmarks or visit Karoben farm on facebook for a map link.

When is it on?

Date & Time Information
Open Monday to Friday from 10 until 3
Time of day
Afternoon
Morning
Session Information
Half day sessions can be provided with prior agreement

Other Details

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
Wellbeing £53-£56 Per day
Independence £51-£54 Per day
Employment support £51.71 Per day
Additional support service £15 Per hour
Cost(s)
Cost details
Please contact us for exact costings and for individual horse therapy.
Referral required?
Yes
Referral and availability notes

We currently have availability on all days

Notes

We cater for all disabilities aged 16 - 65.

We cover Ashford, wye, sellinge, wincheap canterbury, challock, charing, harrietsham, lenham, tenterden, Bethersden, Pluckley, Smarden, & anywhere in between.

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