Action for Children - Disability Groups, Northampton (PMLD)

Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Blackthorn Community Centre, Longmead Court, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN3 8QD
Telephone number:
01604 752553
Service description:
Action for Children run various disability groups across the Northamptonshire. They offer fun activities in a safe environment for children and young people to come along while parents have some respite. The groups are designed for children aged 5-17 years who have learning disabilities.

Activities include bowling, messy play, cooking, sensory Play, and outdoor play. The clubs also welcome visits from children’s entertainers, slime-making and small farms.

Action for Children will complete an assessment to ensure each child’s needs are being met appropriately.

Term Times: Saturdays (10am-3pm)
Half Terms & Summer Holidays: Mondays and Wednesdays (10am-3pm)

These groups are classed as 'Short Breaks,' and are commissioned by Northamptonshire County Council.
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Age range:
5 years - 18 years
Opening hours:
Saturday 10:00 - 15:00
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Assessment (EHA,EHCP,RMC)
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
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