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

Leap (Adult Day Provision)

Type of service:
The Abbey Centre, 10 Overslade Close, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN4 0RZ
Telephone number:
01604 766165 / 01327 358942
Service description:
Leap is a day provision for adults with learning disabilities in Northampton.

Leap's mission is to provide a person-centred service to help adults with learning disabilities to achieve their goals, develop their skills and take part in the activities they enjoy.

They tailor their programs to suit specific needs.

Social and leisure and community-based activities:
- Swimming
- Gym
- Bowls / carpet bowls
- Ten-pin bowling
- Cinema / theatre
- Country walks
- Photography
- Eating out
- Visits to shops, library, museums
- Visits to places of interest and special events
- Support to take part in community run groups (art, dance etc.)

Education and skill building:
- Literacy and numeracy skills
- Money skills
- Independence skills
- Food preparation and cookery
- Living skills
- Communication, conversation and social skills
- Makaton signing
- Advocacy skills and confidence building
- Work experience support
- Health, fitness and wellbeing
- Art and craft activities
- Games and sports
- Relaxation
- Seasonal activities

Contact provider for cost details
Age range:
18 years - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
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