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Aurora Family CIC ~ Holiday Club

Aurora Family CIC is an eductation support provision and community emterprise consisting of an outdoor learning space, a community coffee shop and in indoor multi function media learning suite.  We provide mentoring services, support for young people with additional needs and a community space which can be hired. We are also an OFSTED registered childcare service and we run creative workshops and holiday clubs for kids.  

Holiday club runs from The Hub on a Monday & Wednesday, Tuesdays from the outdoor learning base on the outskirts of Reading @ The Farm ~ Forest School, outdoor activities for children

Thursdays there are Family Fun Days creative activities @ The Farm

Who to contact

Telephone
0118 9152093
E-mail
admin@aurorafamily.co.uk
Website
www.aurorafamily.co.uk
Aurora Holiday Club & Activities
Wokingham Borough Council Services Directory ~ Holiday Club Outdoor Learning

Where to go

Name
The Hub
Address
21
Cholmeley Road
Reading
Berks
Postcode
RG1 3NQ
Notes

We have an outdoor learning base on the outskirts of Reading where we provide EHCP supported learning sessions using out door learning such as nature walks, equine assisted learning sessions, arts and crafts, music sessions and more

We are partnered with other local organisations to ensure that we can provide divergent expereinces for young people to raise their confidence and uncover tehir hidden strengths. Our Partners incluse Virtu Academy (football coaching) and Reading school of martial Arts (Kung fu/self defense coaching). Our outdoor learning base is provided by Lottie Crocker Horses allowing us to offer equine assisted learning opportunities. 

 

Our staff are over seen by qualified educators with specialisms in music, outdoor learning and SEN.

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£25 (Holiday clubs) Per Day
£15 morning or afternoon session Per Session
£30 (Holiday Club @ The Farm)
£50 (Holiday Club @ The Farm; 2 siblings) Per Session
Details
our costs are priced to ensure we can fairly pay our staff for their time. As we are OFSTED registered we are now able to accept childcare vouchers for our holiday clubs.
BFfC Funded?
No

Availability

Age Ranges
8+
Other notes

We are flexible provider in terms of educational support and mentoring. We are able to complete home visits, work with young people in a variety of environments and we cater for young people with additional needs.

We offer specific support to young people who are in care, including structured activity based supported family time sessipons.

Our community based activities are creative and incorporate music, craft and life skills, we aim to cater for all ages and be an inclusive provider who promote and celebrate diversity.

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
No
Details
We are limited in out ability to provide wheelchair accessibility, however please feel free to get in touch typ discuss your specific needs.

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Experience with
Speech & Language difficulties
Hyperactivity
Language impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Challenging Behaviour
Social & Emotional needs
Hearing Impairment
Delayed speech
Developmental delay
Motor impairment
Learning difficulties
Visual impairment
Memory difficulties
Dyspraxia
Emotional needs
ADD & Hyperactivity
ADHD
Dietary needs
Downs syndrome
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Dyslexia
Autism
General Special Needs
Autistic spectrum
Global Development Delay
behavioural problems
Adults with SEN
Aspergers Syndrome

Dietary Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Details
Please let us know if you require any dietary requirements in advance

Cultural Provisions

Has Provision
Yes
Details
We aim to provide a neutral pace for people from all backgrounds- we are not affiliated with any religious organisation or specific cultural group.

Childcare Information

Vacancies

Immediate vacancies
Yes
Details
8 vacancies for over 5s
Immediate Vacancies for 30 Hour Place
Yes

Funded Places

3 & 4 year old funding
No
2 year old funding
No

30 Hours Extended Entitlements

Additional 15 hours of *Free* childcare offered
No
Intending to provide 30 Hours?
No

Opening Times & Facilities

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 09:30 16:00
Wednesday 09:30 16:00

School Pickups

Offers pickups
No

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
2637902
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 

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.