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

Groundwork Northamptonshire - The Green Patch Free Rangers

Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Unit 1, The Business Exchange, Rockingham Road, Kettering, NN16 8JX
Telephone number:
01536 526453
Mobile number:
07703 2720652
Service description:
The Free Rangers is a disabled short breaks service held at The Green Patch in Kettering.

They offer after school clubs, Saturday sessions and holiday clubs for children aged 5 - 18 with additional needs.

The Green Patch is a 2.5 acre community garden. The service has
full access to its facilities such as the hens and ducks, allotment areas, rabbits, kittens, ponds and much more.

The site has a building, a disabled-access toilet, polytunnels, ducks and chickens, raised beds, compost, wildlife areas, beehives, a natural play area, a pond, an orchard, and a summer house.

Bus number 15 can be caught from Kettering town and can drop you off on Elizabeth road (just up the road from The Green Patch).

Kingsley and Isebrook Schools provide a minibus service straight from school to The Green Patch on a
Wednesday for the after school club.

Free Rangers also run a club in Corby at the Coronation Park Pavilion on alternate Saturdays and one day a week in half terms.
Contact provider for cost details
Age range:
5 years - 17 years
British Sign Language
Opening hours:
Monday 15:30 - 17:30
Wednesday 15:30 - 17:30
Saturday 09:30 - 12:30 and 12:30 - 16:30
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
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