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Involve Active Ltd offers engagement programmes and activities for young people aged 5-25yrs and adults with Special Educational Needs and disabilities. | Community Directory

Involve Active Ltd offers engagement programmes and activities for young people aged 5-25yrs and adults with Special Educational Needs and disabilities.

Learning Disabilities Framework Provider

Framework provider of day, evening and weekend activities for people with learning disabilities and autism

General Details

Involve provides engaging client led, activities and engagement programmes that enhances life choices and healthy lifestyles, improve social and leisure opportunities, develop life skills, prepare for independent living and promote awareness of work opportunities to young people and adults with additional needs and people who may face barriers in their lives to access services.

We offer school holiday activities. 

We also support young people in their progression into the world of world and independent living. 

We support young people aged 16-24yrs who are NEET, through our Minding The Gap project which is funded by ESF and Lottery.

We deliver groups for young carers and siblings too.

Please contact us for more details.

Who to contact

Name
Bev Patnell
Position
Company Director
Telephone
07717 539717
The Involve Centre 01502 501542
Email
bevinvolve@gmail.com
Website
http://involve-active.co.uk
Address
The Involve Centre
5 Pinbush Close
Lowestoft
suffolk
Postcode
NR33 7NN

Additional contact

Where to go

Name
The INVOLVE Centre
Address
5
Pinbush Close
Carlton Colville
Lowestoft
Suffolk
Postcode
NR33 7NN
Area served
Lowestoft, Beccles, North Lowestoft, Leiston, Halesworth, Oulton Broad, Kessingland, Waveney, Southwold, Bungay
Venue Email
jennieinvolve@gmail.com
Venue Website
http://www.involve-active.co.uk
Parking available
Yes
Parking details
Parking will be available
Transport
On a public transport route
Notes

The INVOLVE Centre is a purpose built Centre set in relaxing gardens and vegetable garden.  The Centre has a hall, education room, quite room and disabled access changing room and a cafe area.

We pride ourselves on providing a quite relaxing environment that is small and friendly, with different areas that suit our group activities.

We have our new Gold Crest site based in Mutford, this is an outdoor project, which builds on building employment and enterprise within our garden nursery. We have activities running which explore the world of nature and outdoor learning. There is also a family campsite and respite caravan for hire.

Days & Times

10am-3pm Mon - Fri
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon
Session Information
Please look at the web page for information

Other details

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
From £15- £75 according to session and needs Per session
Referral required?
Yes
Referral and availability notes

You can be referred by any other agency such as the social care team,a school or Camhs.

Family referral or self referrals also welcome.

Age Groups
16-25 years, Children (5-11), Adults, Young people
Accessibility
Disabled Parking, Wheelchair Access, Adapted Toilet, Sign Language

Accreditation details
We are accredited through Suffolk County Council for adult day care provision and also we are an accredited provider through Activities Unlimited.

Notes

Part of the HAF programme, offering eligible families valuable support in the school holidays, through access to enriching activities alongside healthy meals. Please go to https://HAFSuffolk.suffolk.gov.uk for more information

Service users involved in planning
Yes
we have young leaders who support delivery and feed into the Trustees meetings.Feed back is collected after sessions to monitor and evaluate our serviceWe are developing a youth commettee to help plan services.
Last Updated
11/08/2021

Local Offer Local Offer Record

Experience of including people with special educational needs and disabilities

we offer engagement programmes and activities that enhance social, lesuire and transitional skills for the world of work and independant living.

We have a disabled access changing/toilet and our building is wheelchair assessable.

our staff and volunteers are trained in sign language and send awareness training.

We train our young helpers to support then in developing skills needed to work along side less able young people.

Contact
Bev Patnell
Telephone
07717539717
Email
bevinvolve@gmail.com
Links
www.involve-active.co.uk
Conditions Supported
Autistic spectrum conditions
Communication difficulties
Health conditions
Learning difficulties
Mental health conditions
Physical disabilities
Sensory impairments

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