Do you have mild to moderate learning difficulties or physical disabilities?
Looking for fun ways to enjoy your school holiday?
Welcome to the Holiday Activities website. Applications for October Half Term 2013 are now open!
Please return completed application forms by Friday 18 October.
|Swimming at Larkfield|
Monday 28 Oct 10am – 2pm
Meeting at Sainsbury's Tonbridge
Join us for a day's swimming at the fabulous Larkfield pool. There's two exciting water slides, a lazy river, the wave machine and a relaxing Jacuzzi.
Tuesday 29 October 9.30am – 3pm
Where Oakley, Pembury Road
A must if you’ve got a creative streak – we’re starting the day with a visit from Glazy Daisy to paint fantastic pottery. We’ll end up by decorating delicious cupcakes.
Wednesday 30 October 9.15am – 3.45pm
Meeting at Oakley, Pembury Road
Calling all adventurers – if you like the sound of assault courses, abseiling, adventure playgrounds and orienteering, our Adventure Day at the Swattenden Centre is for you!
Friday 1 November 9.30am – 2.30pm
Meeting at Sunrise Centre
If you’ve got a need for speed, join us behind the wheel! Will you beat your personal record or win the whole race?
Cost of Activities & Transport
There is a cost for each activity, which we try to make as low as possible. If you’d like to attend activities that you might struggle to afford or get to, please let us know – we’d love to help.
Payment (cheques made payable to Barnardo’s with your child's name written on the back) can be sent to:
Barnardo’s Holiday Activities
Sunrise Children’s Centre
Southborough TN4 0RJ
Are we eligible?
To be eligible for these services, the child or young person applying must have mild to moderate learning or physical disability (or difficulty) which makes it difficult for them to access mainstream services.
When allocating places, we give priority to children who have the least access to term-time and/or holiday leisure activities, playschemes and/or our own activities. Please share full details of these activities on your application.
How to apply
If you are interested in these services, you need to complete the application form and return it to us by post or e-mail.
Contact us if you want more information or would like us to post you a blank form.
Barnardo’s is the lead agent for the consortium providing these services. The consortium includes Kent Friendz, VSU Youth in Action (part of Voluntary Action Within Kent), Carers FIRST, Little Forest Sure Start Children’s Centre and Kent Integrated Youth Services. Barnardo’s Registered Charity Nos. 216250 and SC037605. Kent Friendz Registered Charity No. 233483. Voluntary Action Within Kent Registered Charity No. 1108388 and Registered Company No. 5354482. Carers FIRST Registered Charity No. 1085430 and Registered Company No. 4144820.