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Reading Mencap - Saturday Youth Club

BFfC Funded

NEW LOOK CLUB FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

Saturday Youth Club is for children and young people with a learning disability aged 10 - 19. 

Note: Children of ages 8 & 9 years will be considered dependent on their needs, please contact Reading Mencap to discuss.

We are able to offer personal care, however we assess each childs needs, ensuring we are able to offer a suitable ratio of support from our staff.

Activities include games, sports, drama, arts and crafts, cooking and trips out.

Saturday Youth Club meets at 21 Alexandra Road, Reading RG1 5PE every Saturday in term-time and runs through half-terms.

Club costs £6 per session.

If you would like more information, or to attend this club, please call 0118 966 2518 or email office@readingmencap.org.uk

 

Who to contact

Telephone
0118 966 2518
E-mail
office@readingmencap.org.uk
Website
Reading Mencap
Notes

This Service is for Reading Borough Council Residents

Where to go

Address
21 Alexandra Road
Reading
Berkshire
Postcode
RG1 5PE
Notes

Transport may be available - contact Reading Mencap

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Saturdays Term-Time
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon
Session Information
10am - 3.30pm

Other Details

Costs

Is there a charge for
using this service?
Yes
Details
Full session £6
BFfC Funded?
Yes
Wheelchair accessible?
Yes

Availability

Age Ranges
10-19 years
Referral required
No
Referral Details

If you are interested in attending, please contact us on 0118 966 2518 or office@readingmencap.org.uk

Other notes

Term time only

Local Offer

Description

Youth club for children with a variety of learning disabilities aged 10-19 years. Activities include games, arts & crafts and generally having fun! Term time only.

Contact Name
The Office
Contact Telephone
0118 966 2518
Contact Email
communications@readingmencap.org.uk
Links
Reading Mencap
Local Offer Age Bands
Secondary (11-16 years)
SEN Provision Type
Targeted

General Provider Response

Is your service accessible?
We have disabled access at the rear of the building from the car park and also facilities for personal care.
Funding
Local Authority
Charges
Yes
Details of charges
£6 per session
Feedback and complaints procedure
Contact the office or Mandi Smith (Reading Mencap CEO) on 0118 966 2518, office@readingmencap.org.uk or ceo@readingmencap.org.uk
How will I know my child will be safe using this service?
Reading Mencap adhere to safeguarding legislation and health and safety policies; our staff and volunteers are trained, experienced and have undergone an enhanced DBS check.

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.