Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Whizz Kidz

Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
4th Floor, Portland House, Westminster, London SW1E 5BH
Telephone number:
020 7233 6600
Email address:
Service description:
Whizz Kidz transform the lives of disabled children by providing the vital equipment, support and life skills they need to reach their full potential. Whizz Kidz is a national charity offering a range of services to young people that use wheelchairs.

Whizz Kidz supply new wheelchairs to young people following an application and assessment procedure. They also providing free services to young people. including youth clubs, residentials, work placements and wheelchair skills training courses.

The nearest youth club to Northamptonshire is in Oxford. Whizz Kidz work in partnership with schools and other organisations to provide our wheelchair skills courses and work placements free of charge.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 18 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
15/09/2017

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