LifeWorks offers a mix of social and structured inclusive activities for young adults aged 16+ with disabilities. The sessions enable structure and continued learning of life skills for young people with a range of abilities.

Our activities run from Monday to Friday during term-time and feature a special programme during school holidays.

Term-time Activities

Mondays | 09:30-14:00
Sports | YMCA Sovereign Centre, Reigate
Try out a variety of inclusive sports.

Tuesdays | 09:30-14:00
Social and Life Skills | YMCA Sovereign Centre, Reigate
Try a range of social activities, board games, puzzles, cooking and team games whilst also gaining life skills such as road safety, internet safety, money skills and food hygiene.

Tuesdays | 09:30-14:00
Travel Training | YMCA Sovereign Centre, Reigate
An opportunity for higher ability people with learning difficulties to practice their independence skills and learn through repetition how to travel safely using public transport.

Wednesdays | 09:30-14:00
Gardening | YMCA Allotment, Princes Road, Redhill
Learn about all aspects of gardening, as well as being physically active and spending time with others. We have access to inside space when necessary.

Thursdays | 09:30-14:00
Cooking Club | YMCA Sovereign Centre, Reigate
Make a healthy meal each week and learn about how to create a balanced meal, order food and
understand money management.

Thursdays | 09:30-14:00
LifeWorks+ Sensory | YMCA Sovereign Centre, Reigate
A sensory session specifically for young people aged 16+ with complex needs which provides attendees with a unique opportunity to explore different levels of stimulus using projection and sensory equipment. Accompanied by their PA or 1:1 support, participants will have the chance to enhance their sense of achievement and develop essential independence skills in a truly engaging sensory environment.

Fridays | 09:30-14:00
Arts | YMCA Sovereign Centre, Reigate
Explore different art forms which will vary each week. Young people work to their own level and have
a range of different tasks to challenge and stimulate.

Cost

£55 per session
All activities are subject to change/cancellation with minimum numbers needed to run and other factors. In the event of LifeWorks cancelling the activity, credit notes for the cost of the activity will be applied to the individual’s account.

May half-term

Join LifeWorks May half-term activities for young adults aged 16+ with disabilities

Tue 28 May | 10:00-14:00
Bowling Trip and lunch out
Please drop off and collect from Hollwood Bowl, Crawley Leisure Park, London Rd, Crawley, RH10 8LR

Wed 29 May | 10:00-14:00
Trip to Tilgate Park
Please bring packed lunch. Drop off and pick up from Tilgate Park, Tilgate Drive, Crawley, RH10 5PQ ( Top lake car park)

Thu 30 May | 09:30-14:00
Cooking activities
YMCA Horley Young People & Family Centre, The Old Fire Station, Albert Road, Horley RH6 7JA

Fri 31 May | 09:30-14:00
Arts activities
YMCA Horley Young People & Family Centre, The Old Fire Station, Albert Road, Horley RH6 7JA

£55 per session

For more information and to book your place on your preferred activities, contact Matt Lole or Emma Wayland.

T 01737 222859
E Matthew.lole@ymcaeastsurrey.org.uk
E emma.wayland@ymcaeastsurrey.org.uk

All activities are subject to change/cancellation with minimum numbers needed to run and other factors. In the event of LifeWorks cancelling the activity, credit notes for the cost of the activity will be applied to the individual’s account.

Find out more

For more information about our LifeWorks sessions, please contact Matt Lole or Emma Wayland.

01737 222859
M 07928 503995

E Lifeworks@ymcaeastsurrey.org.uk

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