Child Support and Activity Groups

Name

Description

Telephone/Email

Link

BOSP- Brighter Opportunities through Supported Play

Regular clubs including evenings, weekends and holidays. Suitable for children and young people 4 years upwards

01277 624300 

enquiries@bosp.co.uk

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Green Trees Farm

Offers alternative provision for young adults with special needs. Located on 17 acres, with 9 stables, indoor school, classrooms and kitchen. Educational course and activities offered to all levels of students

01268 545628

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SHARE- Safe Haven and Respite Environment

Variety of clubs and sessions for children and young people with learning disabilities from ages 3-21

01268 521691/07792 745141 

michellewestenhofer@gmail.com

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Renew Counselling and Support- The Bridge Centre, Basildon

Works with people in Essex, especially those who feel isolated, excluded or marginalised through personal, emotional and/or mental health

01268 822800 

bridge@renew-us.org.uk

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InterAct

Provides a wide range of social activities to young people aged 12-18 years with learning disabilities and additional needs

01245 608201 

mail@interact.org.uk

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Papworth Trust

The Papworth Trust Centre in Basildon offers a choice of activities for disabled people to have fun and learn new skills and get some work experience

0800 952 5000

info@papworthtrust.org.uk

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DIAL- Disablement Information & Advice Line

Provides advice and information on a wide range of issues affecting disabled people of any age

01268 285676 

enquiries@dialbasildon.co.uk

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La Danse Fantastique

A long-standing performing arts school for mixed ability students with a passion for dance and music

01268 540459 

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Adult Support and Activity Groups

Renew Counselling and Support- The Bridge Centre, Basildon

Works with people in Essex, especially those who feel isolated, excluded or marginalised through personal, emotional and/or mental health

01268 822800 

bridge@renew-us.org.uk

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The Big Xperience

Activity centre for young adults, offering a wide range of indoor and outdoor activities. Aims to help individuals gain confidence, knowledge and life skills

Darren - 07411 554264

01268 901516

info@thebigxperience.co.uk

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ILA- Independent Living Advocacy

Promotes the empowerment of disabled people throughout Essex

01376 534980 

enquiries@ilaessex.co.uk

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DIAL- Disablement Information & Advice Line

Provides advice and information on a wide range of issues affecting disabled people of any age

01268 285676

enquiries@dialbasildon.co.uk

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Parent and Carer Support

Renew Counselling and Support- The Bridge Centre, Basildon

Works with people in Essex, especially those who feel isolated, excluded or marginalised through personal, emotional and/or mental health

01268 822800 

bridge@renew-us.org.uk

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Carers UK

Gives expert advice, information and support to carers

0808 808 7777

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Crossroads Care

Offers support for the growing number of unpaid carers by providing short breaks, practical and emotional support

01268 881130

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Carers Choice

Offers support for carers by providing short breaks, practical and emotional support

01268 881130

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Parent’s Aid

Aims to help families stay together and achieve independence from state intervention by providing a range of services that assist and support parents who need help to overcome difficulties

24/7 line - 01268 763631

07890 861255 

info@parents-aid.org.uk 

info@parentsaid.vpweb.co.uk

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