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Parasol TEEN holiday activities

Oxford based, inclusive, age appropriate holiday activities for disabled and non-disabled young people aged 12-19 years. Activities take place in school holidays between 10am and 3pm and include: Youth Centre Days with Cooking, Art, Carpentry, Dance & Drama and Sports projects and Teenage activities such…

Oxford based, inclusive, age appropriate holiday activities for disabled and non-disabled young people aged 12-19 years.

Activities take place in school holidays between 10am and 3pm and include:

Youth Centre Days with Cooking, Art, Carpentry, Dance & Drama and Sports projects and Teenage activities such as pool, table tennis, board games, cards etc..

Activity days like Cinema & Bowling, Laser Tag, toboganning, Canoeing & Kayaking, Race Hut and Ice Skating. We also run scavenger hunts in the city centre, go out for meals and much, much more.

Residential trips to Isle of Wight, Kilvrough in Wales and the Wye Valley. These trips usually take place in the Summer and are either big house residentials for up to 30 young people are smaller camping trips.

Volunteer Project - As Parasol Volunteers Young people go through an application process, attend interviews and receive regular appraisals. Our Volunteers work alongside staff to gain valuable work experience, improve self confidence, time keeping & independence and develop social & work skills. Volunteers work towards AQA's in Volunteering.

Parasol staff ensure young people can take part in activities, make friends and have fun in a safe and supportive environment.

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Disabled Access
Disabled Inclusive

Who to contact

Contact Name
Dan Norey
Contact Position
Executive Director
Telephone
01865 742816
E-mail
dan@parasolproject.org
Website
http://www.parasolproject.org/
Parent Organisation
The Parasol Project at Tower Playbase

Where to go

Name
Tower Playbase
Address
Maltfield Road
Northway
Oxford
Oxfordshire
Postcode
OX3 9RG
Notes

Our centre is located at the bottom of the Plowman Tower in Northway. Our building consists of two large halls, a soft play area and a large garden.

Time / Date Details

When is it on
School Holidays between 10am and 3pm

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£20 - £35 Per day
Details

Parasol TEEN sessions range in price depending on the type of activity.

Availability

Age Ranges
12-18
Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

 Referrals involve a phone conversation and can be made by parents, carers or professionals.

Parasol will then email or post a Registration form which must be filled in before a young person can attend

Additional Information

Providing services to
Young people
Disabled children/young people

Notes

Young people must be registered with Parasol before they can attend.

Supporting people with
Physical disability
Hearing impairment
Visual impairment
Challenging behaviour
Learning difficulty
Mental health conditions
Autistic Spectrum Condition
Communication impairment

Last checked on 19/07/2019

Record managed by Oxfordshire Family Information Service

This information has been collected from third party providers and Oxfordshire County Council cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of the information nor does inclusion represent a recommendation or an endorsement. Parents, carers, young people and professionals are recommended to check that organisations and services are appropriate and safe before they attend.
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