Disability Services 

Nuneaton & Bedworth Leisure Trust has benefitted in this latest round of funding

Leisure Trust has once again been awarded funding from Children in Need with a three-year grant between 1st September 2019 through to 31st August 2022, of £99,998 to provide a range of sport activities to children and young people with physical and learning disabilities in Nuneaton and Bedworth. Through the programme of support, the project aims to increase the young people’s physical activity levels whilst developing their communication skills and increasing their confidence and wellbeing.
This continues and build upon the excellent work done in recent years.

 

A Leisure Trust Manager said of the funding award: “Disabled children and young people often face barriers that reduce their opportunities to engage in regular, fun, physical, and social activities with friends and families.  This lack of engagement can have a negative impact on their physical health, but it can also have a dramatic effect of their mental wellbeing, creating a lonely and isolating experience.  

 

“This funding will allow us to provide opportunities for the young people we support to have fun, socialise and make friends, all very simple things that made a massive difference to their overall wellbeing, so a massive thank you to BBC Children in Need for their support.”

Services for children with disabilities, including football, play, stay and play, Bikeability and sports. Sessions run all year round. 

If you would like any further information please contact Karl Percival our Disability Inclusion Sports Co-ordinator on 024 7640 0593 or alternatively contact him via email.

Read to find about the sessions NB Leisure Trust and partners delivered, the Children in Need Report 2019

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Walking Group

Will change weekly, please email Karl for the dates

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Up to 18 years

FREE

Monday evenings

Get active with our free walking group to encourage children with additional needs to interact and socialise with others.

Stay & Play

Bulkington Village Centre, CV12 9JB

1:30pm - 2:10pm
2:30pm - 3:00pm

Up to 18 years

FREE

Summer Holidays

Tuesday & Thursdays

These family orientated sessions offer soft play and sports equipment. Sessions are accessible for children up to the age of 18 with a disability or special needs and their siblings.

Sport

Bulkington Village Centre, CV12 9JB

5:30pm - 6:30pm

5 - 18 years

£2.00 per session

Wednesday evenings

Multi sport sessions include:
- Tag games
- Outdoor sports
- Parachute games
- Archery
- Dodge ball

Play

Bermuda Adventure Soft Play World

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Up to 18 years

£4.00 per child

Friday 25th June 2021

Friday 16th July 2021

Friday 13th August 2021

Soft play sessions exclusively for children with disabilities or special needs and their siblings.

Football

The Oval, Coventry Rd, Bedworth CV12 8NN

5:00pm - 6:00pm

5 - 18 years

£2.00 per session, first session free

Tuesday evenings

Together with Attleborough JFC and supported by Birmingham F.A, competitive games and training. Weekly football training sessions for a range of abilities. A mix of fun games, drills and matches. All sessions are tailored to the children attending so make it inclusive.

Playscheme

St Thomas More Sixth Form College

10:00am - 2:00pm

5 - 18 years

£8.00 full day | £4.00 half day

Friday 23rd July | Monday 26th July | Wednesday 28th July | Friday 30th July | Monday 2nd August | Wednesday 4th August | Friday 6th August | Monday 16th August | Wednesday 18th August | Friday 20th August

School Holiday Playscheme sessions for children with a physical or learning disability.

If any of the below is relevant to your child/children could you please contact our lead coach Karl before booking our Summer Playscheme:
 

  • Require 1-2-1 support throughout the day

  • Need assistance using the toilet

  • Have additional needs that you feel we need to be aware of before the first day on scheme

  • Have a medical condition or medication which may require action by NBLT staff on the day


​Contact number - 07580772311

Karl Percival

Disability Inclusion Sports Co-ordinator

024 76400593 | 07850772311

karl.percival@nbleisuretrust.org

To view our 'Fee waiver policy' please click here

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