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Sport Zone is a weekly sports club run by Bedford Borough Council Sports Development Unit. It provides the opportunity for young people between the ages of 8 – 18 years old who have disabilities or additional needs (and their siblings) to have fun, develop skills and try new sports in our multi-sport
Children are often introduced to activities that we run on other programmes including our Multi Activty Club (16 yrs +) and Summer Sport Courses.
The Higgins Bedford is a museum and art gallery run by Bedford Borough Council. It is open to all families to access, explore and be inspired by its outstanding collections. On self-led visits families can enjoy interactive areas in our galleries where they can handle replica objects and play with them.
The Education Service offers:
• Multi-sensory activity sessions for school groups with special educational needs and disabilities.
• Bookable monthly Saturday Archaeology Workshops.
• Holiday activities for families
For further information please phone 01234 718618 or look on our website page www.thehigginsbedford.org.uk/learning/children_and_young_people.aspx
The Inclusion Project is an innovative initiative that is aimed at adults with learning difficulties (16+). It is a community based project that promotes a healthy, social and inclusive environment for our participants throughout all our activities. We help our participants develop social relationships with their peers in the community while promoting a healthy lifestyle and accessing activities with staff. We also help develop independence through our activities (please see our leaflet)
We run for 50 weeks of the year, participants can choose to access our service 1-5 days a week both term time and during holidays depending on their situation. We fit around college/school timetables and other commitments on a personalised basis.
We will be expanding to activities in the evenings and Saturdays in the future.
Tumble Tots is the leading active physical play programme for Pre-school children. It is designed to help children's skills of agility, balance, co-ordination and climbing whilst boosting their self-confidence and self-esteem. We have classes for 6 months - walking (Gymbabes), walking to 2s, 2-3s and 3-5s and each class is specifically designed for that age-group and ability. The classes are weekly and are 45 mins long and consist of varying amounts of structured play on equipment consisting of wooden ladders, planks, trestles etc, softplay and tunnels along with 'circle time' where we do songs and rhymes to help with learning body parts and language.
We have 3 or 4 classes each morning (Monday - Friday) for different age groups. Class times are available on the website. Centres are in Bedford, Flitwick,Sandy, Langford and Clapham.
We are not trained in special needs but have had several children with mild physical conditions who have come and really enjoyed themselves and have gained a lot of confidence.
To educate people and to facilitate them to get involved in other cultures and languages. I provide tuition in Arabic, Urdu and Islamic Studies.
Twinwoods Adventure is an extreme sports facility which offers the following:
Powerfan jump (BASE jump simulator)
Spa pool including sauna and steam room
All activities are available for families to take part in. The minimum age is 5 years old and the minimum height is 107cm tall. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult on site who doesn’t have to take part.
Booking is essential as the activities often sell out especially at peak times.
Dance classes- offers street jazz, contemporary, abstract, musical, physical theatre, commercial.
Healthy lifestyle, Emotional wellbeing – builds confidence, self esteem, friendships, and behavioural issues - Ongoing work!
Supports life skills, opportunities to help out in class, helps children, young people and adults learn choreography.
With our amazing facts and professional animal handlers we visit schools, college’s, nurseries, children's centres and groups, SEN's, residential homes, clubs, private parties, corporate events, Fete’s and festivals fun days, promotional events, photo shoots, film work, Team Building, phobia sessions, Weddings and much more.
The main emphasis of our sessions is to be as hands on as possible, therefore giving you and your participants a truly memorable and empowering experience never to be forgotten.
Water babies teaches children from 0-4 years old. We teach water confidence, water safety and how to have fun in the water. Whilst we do not run specific classes for special needs we have a number of children with special needs such as hearing impairment, sight impairment, cerebral palsy, Downs Syndrome, developmental delay who swim and benefit from the repetitive activities and the time in water.