Child Support and Activity Groups

Name

Description

Telephone/Email

Link

Braintree Autism support Group

Informal group for people of all ages with autism and their families/carers

07816 869522

janedelderfield@btinternet.com

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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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Mobility Swimming

Swimming club open to people with disabilities of all ages

01787 472480

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PARC- Play and Resource Centre

Provides play and recreation facilities for children with additional needs in Essex and short break care for their families and carers

01376 528999

info@parc-essex.co.uk

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Play and Activity Respite Scheme

A play and respite scheme to provide time for children and respite for parents and siblings, for children aged 5-19 years. In the holidays too

01376 326302

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Tot Tastics

A personal, educational, safe and inviting club for all ages to participate in at recreational and competitive levels including gymnastics, freestyle and trampolining

01245 382075

tottastics@aol.com

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Adult Support and Activity Groups

Braintree Autism support Group

Informal group for people of all ages with autism and their families/carers

07816 869522

 

janedelderfield@btinternet.com

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Bridge Club- Braintree Mencap

Social group for 16-30 year olds. The group also accesses activities in the local community and the members are responsible for choosing what they do. Friendly social

01376 326302

 

officemanager@braintreemencap.org.uk

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Gateway Club- Braintree

Large social club for adults with a learning disability. Different activities each week

01376 326302

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Mobility Swimming

Swimming club open to people with disabilities of all ages

01787 472480

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Parent and Carer Support

Crossroad Care

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

01376 529985

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PARC- Play and Resource Centre

Provides play and recreation facilities for children with additional needs in Essex and short break care for their families and carers

01376 528999

info@parc-essex.co.uk

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AFFC- Action for Family Carers

Offers support and advice for family carers

01621 851640

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ARK

Support group for parents with Autism/communication difficulties

07762 434544

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