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Activate Futures Wirral

This personalised study programme is for 19-24 year olds with learning difficulties and disabilities and focuses on building the skills and experience needed to pursue an active life in the local community. Learners take part in volunteering, work experience and options such as travel training to further develop their independence and prepare them for the future.

When: 3 days per week, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday during term time from (8:55am-3:10pm).

What you will do:

  • Vocational Skills including Horticulture, Creative Studies and Drama
  • Personal and Social Development
  • Volunteering/Work Experience
  • Local Community Projects
  • Young Enterprise Project
  • Maths & English
  • Employability Skills
  • Life Skills

Qualifications: We offer an accredited employability qualification which includes various vocational units. Maths and English qualifications will also be offered on an individual basis.

Length of Course: Our aim is to help you move on within a two year period if appropriate.

What’s Next: When you finish at Activate our Employability Co-ordinator will help you decide what you want to do next. Options may include, but are not limited to:

  • Paid work
  • A college course
  • Voluntary work
  • Referral to another organisation with suitable programme(s)

The programme is free to young people who are 19-24 and who have an Education Health Care Plan. Anyone can make a referral, including direct contact from parents/carers.


Who to contact

Telephone
0151 545 1279
E-mail
info@activateces.org.uk
Website
http://activatearts.com/

Where to go

Name
Activate Wirral
Address
Banking Hall
Hamilton Square
Birkenhead
Wirral
Postcode
CH41 5AT
Notes

Facilities and Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible,Disabled Toilet, Café/Refreshments (Knowsley only)

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Wirral: Wed-Fri 09:00-03:00
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon
Session Information
Term Time Only

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£0.00
Details
Free to 19-24 year olds who have an Education Health and Care Plan and are SEND

Availability

Areas Covered
Blacon
Chester
All Areas Of Cheshire West And Chester
Ellesmere Port
Frodsham & Helsby
Chester Rural North
Chester Rural South
North West England
Northwich
Malpas Local Area
Neston
Winsford
Rural Cheshire
Tarporley Local Area
Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

The programme is free to young people who are 19-24 and who have an Education Health Care Plan. Anyone can make a referral, including direct contact from parents/carers.

Other notes

The programme is free to young people who are 19-24 and who have an Education Health Care Plan.

Special Education Need & Disability: Social communication,Physical difficulties,Sensory processsing difficulties,Speech and language,Hearing impairment/deafness,Visual impairment,Learning disabilities,Mental health and emotional wellbeing,Neurological,Medical

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