Organisation/Service Details

Organisation Details

Description of activity

Yorda Adventures is a not-for-profit community organisation that works with families in and around the borough of Kingston-upon-Thames. We pride ourselves in providing engaging and stimulating play and short break projects for children and young people with severe learning disabilities.

Yorda offer:
• After School Club in conjunction with Dysart School for working parents of children at the school.
• Holiday Playschemes during most of the school holidays.
• Adventure holidays offering good quality short breaks.
• Family fun days

Training and consultancy

Yorda Adventures supplies high quality training to those wishing to develop their work with children & young people,
whether they are working in the mainstream or with children who have special needs.

We supply training on:

An Introduction to Playwork, ASD Awareness, Learning Disability Awareness
Sensory Environments, Behaviour Management

Consultancy:
Access (Physical & Social), Reinforcing your ASD-friendly policies
Risk assesment, Working with families

Organisation Contact Details

Contact Details

Contact Name
Laura Smyth - General Manager
Telephone

Address and Accessibility

Address Details

Venue Name
Yorda Playhouse
Address 2
Devon Way
Town
Chessington
Postcode
KT9 2RJ

Accessibility

Accessible building
Yes
Accessible toilets
Yes
Dietary needs catered for
Yes
Staff have specialist training
Yes

Categories

Which categories suit this organisation?

Services
Organisations / Charities Leisure and Social Activities

Age Range

Age of Users
From 5 To 19