Social clubs, classes, wheelchair basketball, buddying schemes and youth groups for children with disabilities and additional needs in Manchester.
Cancellations & closures due to coronavirus
So why are the listings still online? Because:
- You may need to contact companies re. cancellations, transfers and refunds
- Some organisations are offering online services e.g. live streamed children’s classes
- One day things will return to normal and you may like to do research now for things your kids can look forward to doing in the future
For the latest advice on the coronavirus (COVID-19), please refer to https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus and https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/.
Active Youth – The Conservation Volunteers
Sale Water Park, Trafford
Active Youth provides fun nature based activities for young people in Trafford, aged 15-25, with additional needs. Sessions are free and run regularly throughout the week on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Active Youth is a great way to meet other young people whilst having fun outside.
Previously the English Federation Of Disability Sport.
National body responsible for developing sport for disabled people in England.
Agricultural and Rural Centre CIC
Specialist centre for children who are disabled, have mental health issues or special educational needs or who are vulnerable. Hands on fun with our farming animals. Young farmers club and toddler group.
The Edge Theatre and Arts Centre, Chorlton
Aspire is our theatre project for young people aged 13-17 with learning disabilities.
The sessions use games, drama, storytelling, music, movement to tell stories and is a chance for members to play, make friends, and build confidence through theatre.
Mondays ( term time)
5.15pm – 7pm
Autism friendly Thursdays at LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Manchester
LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Manchester
Autism friendly Thursdays
Thursday afternoons during term time we will be Autism friendly from 2pm til 6pm, by placing extra trained staff around the attraction, turning off the music, limiting the sound effects and making the lighting as standard as possible throughout.
Autism friendly Thursdays at SEA LIFE Manchester
SEA LIFE Manchester
Autism Friendly Thursdays
Every Thursday during term time will be Autism friendly from 2pm until 6pm. We will turn off the music, make our lighting as standard as possible and place extra trained staff around the attraction who can answer questions and provide assistance.
Challenge 4 Change
Trafford Park, Manchester
Unique Indoor urban activity centre available to all children over 10 years old. Activities include ground assault course, tyre pit, 35ft high aerial trek, leap of faith, climbing wall and many more. Qualified instructors on hand. Open Monday-Saturday. Free parking.
0161 359 3399
Clwyd Special Riding Centre
Llanfynydd near Wrexham
Welcomes people of all ages with special needs who benefit from the pleasure and stimulation of riding, carriage-driving and equest…
Locations across North West
Our aim is to make cycling accessible to all. Our vision is that all families with disabled children have the support they need to live ordinary family lives. Free cycling sessions.
01925 234 213
Disability Sport Events
Disability Sport Events provides information on sporting opportunities for people with all disabilities.
Independent Options Children and Family Centre
We run groups at our centre for children aged 0-13 who have additional needs or disabilities, all groups are tailored to the needs of the children and have a small cost for attending. Siblings are included and tea and coffee is provided for the parents and snacks for the children
0161 482 7933
Accessible, inclusive activity centre for disabled children & young people and their families. Offering Rebound Therapy, play & sensory.
Riding for the Disabled Association
Very useful site with lots of contact details for local disabled riding groups.
Kids Creative Sensory Art Studios, 438a Palatine Rd, Northenden, M22 4JT
Sessions are open to everyone, with an emphasis on allowing children with additional needs and their families a time to explore the studios at their own pace.
Sessions will run on a flexible basis. There is various messy play options downstairs and the sensory story space upstairs.
0161 945 9786
Sports training and events for children and adults with learning difficulties.