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Cafe Holiday Club 2014

The Cafe Holiday Club provided fun, short break recreational activities for disabled children and young people, promoting social integration and healthy lives through play, sport, dance and drama in an environment of respect and the promotion of positive behaviours.

This gave parents and care providers the opportunity and the time, to enjoy a short break from their caring roles.

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We provided grants directly to carers who care for a child or adult with profound and multiple learning disabilities, and live in Scotland.

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Calvert Kielder Trip

We organised a 2 night activity break for 13 young people and 13 parent/carers.  This trip enabled both young people and parent/carers to try new activities and meet other families

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Chavey Chill Out provided small groups of children and young people with disabilities and multiple support needs of similar ages and interests, regular opportunities to meet, socialise and do things they enjoy.

Basically to “hang out” and chill with their friends doing things they wanted to do.

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Cosgrove offered an ambitious personalised holiday activity programme that was co-produced with families to provide essential respite during the school holiday.

The programme offered opportunities for free play, music, dancing and trip days the children had chosen themselves, thus increasing opportunities of gaining independence, choice and personal development.

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Supporting people with disabilities & mental health issues to discover their artistic expression & achieve their potential. ‘Create’ supports children & young people aged 5-28 who find it difficult to access mainstream arts provision due to disability.

Our Friends & Family Fun Programme provides meaningful, accessible arts activities for children & young people with a disability & their families

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Glee Club

Glee is a weekly drama, movement, music and dance club.

Our parent led committee work with support staff from the local Social Work Department and a trusted drama company to support young people with additional support needs to confidently interact, communicate, take part, make new friends and learn new skills in a fun, safe and nurturing environment.

The finale to Glee Club is a spectacular show.

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RNIB Activate

RNIB Activate delivered a programme of activities for children and young people living with sight loss and their families across Scotland.

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We provided grants directly to carers who care for an adult who has Down’s syndrome who lives with them.

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We provided grants directly to carers who provide care and support to people with serious mental health problems and mental illness

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