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Supporting families to have a positive time together is important to us as an organisation. We recognise that a family that smiles and laughs together is a family that can overcome challenges.

Children's Clubs and Activities.


Our team of club leaders work hard to deliver a range of opportunities for children and young people who access our service. 

When you leave your child with us you can be confident that they will be in a safe and fun environment with highly trained and engaging staff. We provide spaces for children who require a higher level of support including those with complex medical conditions, meaning no child get to miss out on the fun.

Play Schemes

No two days are the same at play scheme. Activities have included football coaching with Southampton F.C, days out to Zoo's and farm parks and from The Wellington Centre, we have both indoor and outdoor areas for ball games, arts and crafts and a Sensory room for soft play and chill-out time. 

To book your place please contact [email protected][email protected]  or call 01264 321852

February Holiday Playschemes

Tuesday 19th February 2019

Basingstoke Eastrop Park and Pub Lunch

Today we will be taking an adventure. We will be taking the public bus to Basingstoke to go to Eastrop Park. We can go on the Swam Pedalo's, grab and ice-cream and go to the pub. 

Price: - £25.50 per session plus money for lunch and extras

Time: - 10.00 am –  16.00 pm.

Don’t forget: Please provide money for additional drinks and snacks and appropriate clothing for the weather (including coats, wellies or boots. (If you have a bus pass can you also provide it) 

Wednesday 20th February 2019

Wellington Centre Day- Italian Cooking (Pizza, pasta and meatballs)

Today we will be honouring Italian Food by going shopping to buy cooking utensils to make homemade pizzas, pasta, meatballs and ice cream sundaes. We will also use the computer and Sensory Rooms in the Centre. 

Don’t forget: Please provide money for additional drinks and snacks and appropriate clothing for the weather (including coats, wellies or boots. (If you have a bus pass can you also provide it)  The children will be eating the food they make for lunch. 

Thursday 21st February 2019

Mudeford Beach, Crabbing and Park 

Off we go to Mudeford to enjoy a spot of crabbing! I wonder who will be able to catch the most crabs and other wonderful sea creatures today.

Price: - £25.50 per session plus money for lunch and extras

Time: - 10.00 am – 16.00 pm.

Don’t forget: Please provide money for additional drinks and snacks and appropriate clothing for the weather (including coats, wellies or boots.

Please Note

• All activities are subject to change at the last minute due to circumstances outside our control, we will give you as much notice as possible if there are any changes to the program.

• To book your place please complete the enclosed form and return it to Ami or Ella at the Wellington Centre.

• Please note – your child/young person will not automatically be booked on the dates you have selected – please wait for confirmation of your place. 

 

Wellington Youth Group

Youth Group is not on during half term but we will return  on Monday 25th of February, based at The Wellington centre, between 6.30-8.30pm.

The Wellington Youth Group is a club for young people with learning disabilities aged between 13-19 years. The club actively encourages young people to interact with one another in a safe and supportive environment where they can play, socialise and learn through a variety of on-site and off-site activities! 

What parents say about our club

Big shout out to the youth club guys.. My son is buzzing I've never seen him come back so happy. He had a great time. Felt wanted and fitted in so well. Happy mum xx

After School Club

A wonderful after school club for children with learning disabilities run by qualified carers

Monday - 3 pm - 6 pm

Thursday 3 pm - 6 pm

Friday 3 pm - 6 pm

Session are open to any age and include a full teatime meal. Cost of session is £10 per session

Transport Pick up from School £2-50

Taxi home £4-00

What parents say about our club

It is a truly amazing place and my daughter has the BEST fun. She loves the staff that are there and chats away about her time with everyone. We think it’s awesome because she gets to meet new friends from other schools too 


Andover and District Mencap

Enabling Choice & Independence

The Wellington Centre

Winchester Rd, Andover
Hampshire, SP10 2EG

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@AndoverMencap

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday, 9.00 – 17.00

General enquiries:

01264 321840
[email protected]

Bookings

01264 321852
[email protected]  / [email protected]