Under 5s Activities

SNAP runs a number of different activity sessions for families with a pre-school child with additional needs. It is a chance for parents to chat with each other, use the specialist library and speak to SNAP parent advisers. Call the helpline for further information on 01277 211300

SNAP on a Monday

For parents/carers and pre-school children with additional needs and their siblings

This relaxed pre-school session gives parents a chance to chat with each other or get support from SNAP parent advisers whilst their children play alongside.  Children will have access to a wide variety of toys as well as the centre’s specialist facilities. Volunteers are on hand to help and pre-school aged siblings are also welcome to attend the sessions.

Thank you to the Community Organisations Cost of living fund delivered by The National Lottery Community Fund for their support of pre-school sessions at SNAP.

Mondays

10.30am to 12.30pm – term time

Cost: £10 per family (optional £7 for 1 child)

SNAP on a Thursday

For parents/carers and pre-school children with additional needs and their siblings

These sessions aim to provide stimulating sensory activities through the use of messy play, music, IT and multi-sensory equipment. Families are allocated one of two courses, dependent on the age and needs of their child. Pre-school aged siblings are also welcome to attend the sessions. It is a chance for parents to chat with each other, as well as use the SNAP library. Volunteers are on hand to help and parent advisers will be available to speak to.

Thank you to the Community Organisations Cost of living fund delivered by The National Lottery Community Fund for helping to make these sessions possible.

Thursdays

Selected Thursdays 10.30am – 12.30pm term time

Cost: £10 per family (optional £7 for 1 child)

Funtastic Fridays

For families with pre-school children with additional needs

A small music session led by a trained music therapist.

Music is used to help support the development of interaction and life skills. The sessions aim to encourage concentration, listening, turn-taking, memory and co-ordination, as well as self-awareness and self-confidence.

Thank you to the Community Organisations Cost of living fund delivered by The National Lottery Community Fund for helping to make these sessions possible.

Fridays

10am – 11.30am term time

Cost: £7 per child

Diddlies Holiday Sessions

For families with pre-school children with additional needs and their siblings

These popular sessions run at various times during the school holidays and must be booked in advance. Children can access all of the centre’s specialist facilities as well as having fun with toys, crafts and messy play. During the sessions parents/carers can have fun with their children, relax with other parents, use the library or speak to a parent adviser.

SNAP would like to thank St. James’s Place Charitable Foundation and The National Lottery Community Fund for their support of holiday sessions at SNAP.


Various Session Times

During school holidays

Cost: £10 per family (optional £7 discount for 1 child)

Mini-Sensorise

For families with pre-school children with more profound and complex additional needs and their siblings

This holiday session provides a stimulating, interactive and sensory experience using art, music and multi-sensory equipment for children with more complex needs. Parents/carers can relax together, use the library or speak to a parent adviser.

SNAP would like to thank St. James’s Place Charitable Foundation and The National Lottery Community Fund for their support of holiday sessions at SNAP.

Various Session Times

During school holidays

Cost: £10 per family (optional £7 discount for 1 child)

Activities for other age groups

Discover the wide range of activities that SNAP has to offer for other age groups who have any additional need or disability, their siblings and their parents.

“Our son counts how many sleeps to SNAP from the moment we leave the session, Monday is the best day of the week for all of us.”

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Helpline: 01277 211300

Email: [email protected]

9.00am until 5.00pm Monday to Thursday
and 9.00am until 3.00pm on Friday.

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