Short Breaks and Holiday Programmes

Meet new people and try new activities during the school holidays!

During the coronavirus pandemic, we are offering an online programme of activities during school holidays. Click the button below to view a timetable of activities and register for sessions.

Holiday Programme 2021 Dates:

 

February:

Monday 15th February – Friday 19th February 2021

 

Easter:

Tuesday 6th – Friday 9th  April

Monday 12th – Friday 16th April

 

Spring:

Tuesday 1st June – Friday 4th May

 

Summer:

Monday 26th July – Friday 30th July

Monday 2nd August – Friday 6th August

Monday 9th August – Friday 13th August

Monday 16th August – Monday 20th August

 

October: Monday 26th October – Friday 30th October

About the AFK Holiday Programme

During the school holidays, we offer a safe environment in which young people with learning disabilities can meet new people and try new activities.

Activities include:

 

  • Sports, including cycling, trampolining, swimming, horse riding, climbing, martial arts and basketball
  • Music, including music production, singing in the vocal booth and playing musical instruments
  • Performance arts, including street dance and circus skills
  • Other activities include arts and crafts, cooking, hair and beauty, photography and horticulture (gardening)

 

Benefits include:

 

  • Improved physical health
  • Improved mental and emotional wellbeing
  • Making friends and developing social skills
  • Overcoming fear and anxiety by trying new things
  • Increased confidence and self-esteem
  • Building resilience and self-advocacy
  • Developing communication skills
  • Learning and preparing for adulthood

Find out more

If you would like to learn more about holiday programmes and short breaks at my AFK, please contact Hana Roig on hroig@my-afk.org or call 0208 347 8111.

Meet our Holiday Programme staff

Kate Jackson

Kate Jackson is our Services and Business Development Manager.

Hana Roig

Hana Roig is our Service Support Coordinator; she helps organise student activities at my AFK. Hana loves growing food and other plants, especially in our Edible Garden.

Driver & support assistant Mick

Mick Parker is a driver and support assistant at my AFK. He plays music in a band, and he loves to help our young people play the drums and sing in the vocal booth.

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