Free Introduction to Theatre for children with Autism and their families (Aylesbury)

Fun for children with Autism and their families

Quiet session with a small group exploring our sensory tent, craft and game activities.  Please bring along a picnic. Please note there is no performance but you will get to explore the sensory props and meet some of the characters in the story.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Anni Rhodes-Steere
Contact Position
Administrator
Telephone
E-mail
office@head2headtheatre.co.uk
Website
head2headtheatre
Parent Organisation
Head2Head Theatre

Where to go

Name
Booker Park School
Address
Stoke Leys Close, Kynaston Avenue
Aylesbury
Buckinghamshire
Postcode
HP21 9ET
Venue Notes

A special school venue that is safe, secure and fully accessible.  With hoist and changing bed facilities and on-site parking.

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Wednesday 7 August 2019 | 12pm midday to 1:45pm
Time of day
Afternoon
Activity Period
07/08/2019

Other Details

Cost Description

Free

 

Age Ranges
All ages

Local Offer

Description

A quiet session with a small group exploring our sensory tent, craft and game activities.  Please bring along a picnic. Please note there is no performance but you will get to explore the sensory props & meet some of the characters in the story.

Contact Name
Anni Rhodes-Steere
Contact Telephone
Contact Email
office@head2headtheatre.co.uk
Local Offer Age Bands
16 to 18
12 to 15
25 plus
19 to 25
2 to 4
All ages
0 to 1
8 to 11
5 to 7
Needs Level
Autistic Spectrum Disorder
SEN Provision Type
Universal service (No referral required)

General Local Offer Response

What needs does your service or activity aim to meet for children and young people with SEND and their families?

Head2Head Theatre is dedicated to the special needs' community.  We present our whole family holiday activities throughout South London and South East England.  Please contact us to be placed on our mailing list.  We cater for a wide range and varying levels of disabilities including LD, SPD, ASD, SLCN, PMLD, complex health needs, VI, HI.

A small (maximum 12 persons) group.  A quiet session exploring our sensory tent, craft activities and games.  Bring along a picnic and meet other families.  Children and young people will have the opportunity to walk around the sets of Toad on the Road (our multi-sensory show).  They will meet some of the characters, explore the sets, sensory props and costumes.

(Please note that performance costs are £5 per person and need to be pre-booked)

What outcomes does your service or activity aim to achieve for children and young people with SEND and their families?

A quiet introduction to theatre with the opportunity to book onto one of our multi-sensory, interactive, immersive walkabout shows.

How can children & young people with SEND and their families start to use your service or activity?

Please contact us to join our free membership and receive details of all events coming to your area.

How is your service or activity fully accessible to children, young people with SEND and their families for example, facilities, support from staff?

Special school venue that is fully accessible, safe and secure.  On-site parking.

Hoist and changing facilities.

How do you communicate with children, young people with SEND and their families?

We communicate via email, social media and telephone.

What training have your staff and/or volunteers received to support children and young people with SEND and their families?

All actors are trained in makaton signing.

What future plans does your service or activity have for developing its SEND provision for example, training, facilities?

Our professional actors are receiving ongoing training in Makaton signing.

Last Updated
25/03/2019

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