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Fabulous Foundation Holiday Club at Millfields

“Millfields ARB run a holiday scheme called “Fabulous Foundation Holiday Club”. This is for all children aged 3-11years. The daily cost is £50.00 or £200.00 weekly. Children using Short Breaks funds are welcome to use this service but would have to ensure that the total cost is covered and understand that the days booked are…

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Kench Hill

Kench Hill runs Short Breaks with a difference! The whole family can attend a fully-catered Break in the countryside, at Hackney’s own residential Centre in Kent, a 3*** Hostel. We run several weekend and school holiday breaks throughout the year.  On some breaks accessible transport is provided from Hackney, or we meet families at a…

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Ezer Leyoldos

Ezer Leyoldos offers an extensive range of individually designed  and culturally appropriate extra-curricular activities for Orthodox Jewish children and young people who require individual support, either in the home or community.  In addition to offering services to clients who choose Ezer Leyoldos as their provider, we are able to meet the needs of Orthodox Jewish…

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Kids Outreach

KIDS Short Breaks service is designed in partnership to meet the needs of disabled children/young people and their families within the borough of Hackney. Through planned 1 -1 sessions the service facilitates leisure and play activities to help the child/young person expand their interests and explore new social opportunities and build up positive experiences. Families…

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Graeae Theatre Company

Get yourself centre stage with Graeae – a professional accessible and inclusive theatre company based in Hackney. Get involved with our workshops and special events – check our website or contact Graeae for details on upcoming events.

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S Pinter Youth Project

Improve your skills and confidence whilst taking part in a wide selection of fun activities including drama, needlework, calligraphy, glass engraving, sports and more. Available for children of all abilities and backgrounds aged 5-11 years old. Children with special educational needs or disabilities are fully integrated into all programmes. There are separate groups for girls…

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Albion Kids Show

Be part of The Albion Kids Show and join in with lots of fun and creative activities. There’s a portable stage and a pirate ship to climb aboard and a soft play area. Express yourself through costume making, puppet shows, drama, pottery making, t-shirt printing, circus skills and more. Join the adventure and you could…

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Young Hackney Stoke Newington

Music, media, drama, sport, dance, cooking and more are all available in a safe and welcoming place at Young Hackney Stoke Newington. You’ll also be able to get advice on education, training and employment, health, family and relationship matters. The young people’s centre is for anyone in Stoke Newington aged between 13 and 19 as…

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Hoxton Hall

Want to play an instrument, make puppets, learn a dance routine or take to the stage? If you’re 7-13 then you can Get Creative at Hoxton Hall and take part in a variety of fun activities. 14-19 year olds can join Hipnotic to be part of a youth-led ideas team deciding what projects you want…

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Fellow’s Court Community Centre

Take part in lots of sport and art based activities. Whether you like cooking, dance or djing, Fellow’s Court Community Centre has something for you. Suitable for 8-18 years old. It’s open access and wheelchair accessible. The club runs on Wednesday from 6.30-9pm and Friday from 6-9pm.

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Forest Road Hub

Give wheelchair basketball a try or set yourself a climbing challenge on the climbing wall. The climbing wall is accessible, so there are no limitations for who can give it a go. The centre is open for 8-18 year olds, but is also available for those up to the age of 25 if they have…

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Trinity Centre Saturday Club

If you’re 4-10 years old, then you can have lots of fun at the Saturday Club. You’ll get to be part of sensory play sessions and go on regular days out. It’s run by fully qualified and trained workers offering childcare and a safe play and learning environment to children of all abilities. Registration is…

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Step by Step

If you’re aged 2-18 and want to take part in some fun and challenging activities then join Step by Step. Get involved with lots of activities including swimming, ice-skating, African drumming and lots more. For children and young people who are Orthodox Jewish and/or have a disability.

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The Huddleston Centre

Try the activities that you’ve always wanted to do as a member of The Huddleston Centre for disabled young people aged 9 – 25. You get to select the activities you like, such as performing in a band, going on residentials and taking part in some fun and educational sessions. Topics include: independent living, health…

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Make Believe Group

Children from as young as three and up to 18 come to us to make the most of their talents, eventually performing in shows that are staged in and around London’s West End. Classes include: Street Jazz, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Acting, Singing and Audition Pricing: Infants – £35.50 per month for 90mins a week…

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Hackney Shed

Hackney Shed is a performing arts group providing exciting, vibrant and accepting place for children and young people to come together, share ideas and produce exciting theatre.

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Sing, Song and Sign

Making music and using simple sign language to help build communication skills. Mondays 10-1pm (during school term)

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Contemporary and Street Dance

Build strength, flexibility and improve your confidence in performing with Hackney Dance. Children’s street dance and musical theatre workshops every Saturday also build vocal strength and teach singing. For students who would like to belong to an actual dance company joining Hackney Dance Company will give you an opportunity to learn new dance phrases and…

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Acrobatics and Street Dance

If you like to move, you can learn acrobatics and street dance with Mimbre. It’s an international circus and street theatre company offering a safe, fun and supportive environment where you’ll work with professional artists. Focused and talented young people who want to get more advanced can audition for Mimbre Youth Company. We prioritise places…

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Adrenalindance

Dance, play, move, dress up, perform and make with Adrenalindance. We offer Creative Dance for ages 4-6 on Tuesdays 4:15 -5:00 pm; Move It children’s contemporary dance for ages 7-10 on Tuesdays 5:15 -6:15 and Street Dance for ages 8-12 on Wednesdays 4:30-5:30pm. Pricing: Creative Dance – £18 for 6 week term Move It and…

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East End Shed Youth Theatre

Learn to act, sing and dance at East End Shed – a theatre company for children and young people in Tower Hamlets. You’ll enjoy yourself, gain confidence, make new friends and be in performances. East End Shed has an inclusive, creative process within a friendly environment where every individual is valued and given the opportunity…

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Wheelchair Basketball

Improve your skills in wheelchair basketball and paralympic sports with professional coaches in weekly multi-sports club for young people with disabilities. Have fun, make friends and get active in wheelchair basketball, boccia, sitting volleyball, trampolining and many more! You will develop confidence, team-building and communication skills through our enjoyable and structured sports sessions. Classes take…

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Markfield Play Schemes

Play with others, make friends and feel included at Markfield’s play schemes and after school clubs for disabled and non-disabled children and young people. We have different playschemes for children aged 5-12 and young people aged 11-19. Children at Markfield get to make decisions about what to do on playschemes by creating wish lists of…

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Ability Bow Gym

We run a mixed-disability group exercise class at Queensbridge Sports & Community Centre in Hackney. The group is for those with disabilities and is a circuit style exercise class. Our professional and friendly instructors are available to help you get the right level of workout for you – so that it is challenging but at…

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Rich Mix Cultural Centre

Rich Mix is not only a cinema, but also hosts performances such as live music events, theatre, and comedy shows. We provide a range of creative activities and projects available to people of all ages and backgrounds. These include creative writing, spoken word, drama, and opportunities for artists to showcase their talent.

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Half Moon Young People’s Theatre

Children and young people can get involved in theatre performances and exciting tours. Run by friendly and experienced theatre tutors, you will get the chance to make new friends, improve your self-esteem, and be surrounded by people with the same passion for drama. You’ll also be able to perform for your loved ones on the…

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Hackney Play Association

Get support for disabled children to play in local adventure playgrounds and other mainstream play facilities with family members, carers and non disabled friends. Hackney Play Association supports good quality play and volunteering at local play projects as well as offering inclusive play opportunities, training and qualifications. This activity can be accessed as part of…

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Kids Adventure Playground

Have fun outdoors and indoors at this specialist adventure playground for children with special needs. You’ll be able to take part in arts and crafts, imaginative and free play. We are open to all if places are available, but priority is given to children with special needs. After School Clubs, holidays and Saturdays are free…

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Hackney Marsh Adventure Play Ground

Hang about in a treehouse or swing from a tyre at this free, open access adventure playground for 6-15 year olds. With tree houses, rope and tyre swings, a large sandpit and water feature, climbing beams and nets, there’s something for everyone. You can learn about nature, use soft play toys, enjoy the sensory room,…

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Evergreen Adventure Playground

Test your climbing and balance or just have fun at this free, open access, supervised adventure playground for children and young people aged 5-15 years old. You can run around and try all sorts of sports in our large playground and play building. It has a soft play room, sports hall with table tennis, pool…

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Hackney Sparrows Wheelchair Basketball

Join Hackney Sparrows to put your driving and dribbling skills to the test in wheelchair basketball. Whether you’re disabled, able bodied, female, male, a teenager or a junior you’re guaranteed lots of fun whilst learning lots of new basketball tactics. Drop by and join in. Contact Amir to find out more or come along to…

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Disabled Badminton

Badminton is great for hand-eye co-ordination skills taught from a trained professional. One-to-one or group sessions for children, young people and adults with or without disabilities. £15 – £25 per hour for 1 to 1 sessions and group sessions

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No Limits Archery

Improve your aim and go for the bullseye at No Limits Archery. This club is for young people aged  7 – 19 with Special Educational Needs (SEN) or disabilities and their non-disabled family and friends. It runs on Tuesdays at Forest Road Youth Hub from 4.00 – 6.00 pm.

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Disability Swimming Sessions

Learn to swim or enjoy regular, safe supervised swimming at our swimming club for young people with a disability. The club runs on Tuesdays 5pm – 6pm for children and young people. Bring change for a locker so you can safely store your belongings.

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Horse Riding

Have you ever ridden a horse? Whether you’re a complete beginner, returning to riding after a break or looking for advanced tuition, Lee Valley Riding Centre has something for you. ‘Have-a-Go’ groups are designed specifically for complete beginners. These are small classes for children and adults and the horse or pony will be led until…

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Soft Play

Children up to 5 years old can romp and play in a safe soft ‘n’ squidgy area at Queensbridge Sport and Community Centre. Play sessions will challenge and stimulate children between the ages of 6 months and 5 years. Parents and carers do need to supervise their children. Sessions run from 10am – 1pm Mondays…

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Romp and Roll Fridays

Explore rhythm, movement and coordination with a class for toddlers and their carers run by Adrenalin Dance at St John at Hackney Church. The fun and lively class for ages 2-4 runs every Friday from 10am – 10.45am.

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West Reservoir Centre – Watersports

Open water swimming, sailing and kayaking for young people are all on offer at The West Reservoir Centre. In a hidden part of Hackney, the centre has 30 acres of water for you to learn dinghy sailing, kayaking and canoeing as part of our youth club. You’ll be safe under the watchful eyes of our…

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Laburnum Boat Club

Free Inclusive Youth Club for Short Breaks users. Kayaking, climbing, narrowboating, trips and residentials to Cornwall and Hindleap Warren are just some of the activities on offer to Laburnum Boat Club members! We have an inclusive youth club for disabled and non-disabled 9-19 year olds as well as two Sports Clubs purely for young people…

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Leaside Trust – Outdoor Activities

Have fun outdoors with activities like canoeing, mountain biking, orienteering, fitness training and aerobics at Leaside. You can make new friends in a safe and welcoming environment for young people aged 10 -19. Let us know what you’re into and any needs you might have before you start. We’ll check you understand basic water safety…

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Hackney Hurricanes

Get into athletics no matter what your ability with the Hackney Hurricanes – an athletics club for young disabled people aged 8-18. This is an indoor club so you can have fun and improve your mobility and co-ordination even if it’s raining! Join our qualified coach and enthusiastic, friendly volunteers on Fridays 5pm – 6.30pm during…

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No Limits

Swim or gym with No Limits at Clissold Leisure Centre. This is a multi-sports club for all young people aged 5-19, with and without a disability or Special Educational Needs (SEN). Running on Mondays 4pm – 6pm during school term time.

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The Key Sports Session

Try trampolining, have a go a rock climbing or start swimming with The Key Sports Sessions at Britannia Leisure Centre. This is a free multi-sports club for young people with any kind of Special Educational Needs (SEN) or disability, who are members of The Key. It runs on Wednesdays from 4.30pm – 6.30pm, during term…

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Pedal Power Cycling Club

Pedal Power is a cycling club for teenagers and adults with learning disabilities. It’s lots of fun and a great way to meet new people. The club runs every other Saturday between 12pm and 4pm so check the website for our next meeting and come and join us. Make sure you wear shoes that are…

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All Ability Cycling Club (West)

The All Ability cycling club is for anyone who loves to cycle and have fun! Whether a complete beginner, or a regular rider, this club welcomes everyone. Bikes are provided. Adults and junior club: Alternate Saturdays between 1pm and 3pm. Friday group: Open for everyone – Every Friday from 11am – 1pm. 1 to 1…

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All Ability Cycling Club (East)

The All Ability cycling club is for anyone who loves to cycle and have fun! Whether you’re a total beginner, or ride regularly, this club welcomes everyone. Bikes are provided. Junior club (under 16s): Alternate Saturdays between 12pm and 1pm. Adults club (16+): Wednesdays from 1pm – 3pm and alternate Saturdays between 1pm and 3pm….

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Active Health (Brittania)

Get fit! Learn to use the gym in a fun and supportive environment. Gym staff will give you an induction, demonstrating how to use the gym equipment the right way and work with you to improve your strength and fitness at your own pace. Carers go free! Britannia Leisure Centre: Wednesday: 4.30pm – 5.30pm

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Active Health (Clissold)

Get fit! Learn to use the gym in a fun and supportive environment. Gym staff will give you an induction, demonstrating how to use the gym equipment the right way and work with you to improve your strength and fitness at your own pace. Carers go free! Clissold Leisure Centre: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 4.00pm…

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