Description of activity
Charity providing multi-sensory theatre for children and young people with SEND and their families.
Organisation Contact Details
Address and Accessibility
Please describe how accessible the toilet area is for example is it a 'Changing Places' accessible toilet, does it have changing facilities, hoists etc
Hoist with changing faciliites
Dietary needs catered for
Staff have specialist training
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Our actors are trained in makaton signing with some BSL2.
When is the activity or service available
How to access the service/activity
Description of Eligibility or Referral Criteria and Pathways (if applicable)
Our half-day family activities are suitable for children/young people with PMLD, ASD, ADHD, Down's, SLCN, SPD, VI, HI, Complex Health Needs, SLD, MLD, ABI, neurodevelopmental disorders, life threatening conditions.
Does a parent / carer need to stay on premises during activity
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Head2Head Theatre is a charity 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 ages 0-25+. We offer:-
Half-day Family Holiday Activities for children and young people with special and additional needs and disabilities, their siblings and parents/carers. Half-day sessions to include an interactive, multi-sensory walkabout performance. Filled with fun songs, some signing, sensory experiences, rhyme, rhythm, repetition, this is an activity that is accessible to all the family.
Lunchtime games, craft activities and sensory tent. Please bring a picnic as this is a great opportunity for families to network and support each other.
We provide an advance pack and offer a familiarisation tour of the sets and multi-sensory props and characters of the current show.
Free on-site parking. Safe and secure venue. Wheelchair accessible. Accessible toilet facilities with hoist and changing bed.
Small group sizes so pre-booking essential. £5 per person (children and adults)
On the first day of each visit we offer one small group session for children with Autism and their families. Relax in a safe and secure environment while your children explore our sensory tent and have fun with games and craft activities. Please bring a picnic as this is a great opportunity for families to network and support each other. Free on-site parking. Venue is wheelchair accessible with accessible toilet facilities and hoist with changing bed.
Small group sizes so pre-booking essential. £8 (family parties of up to 4 persons)
Backstage familiarisation visit to explore the sets and multi-sensory props and characters of 'Peter Pan in a Pickle'. If your child settles and is happy to stay for the 2pm performance you will pay a small extra amount (£2 for 2 people, £7 for 3 people or £12 for 4 people).
Is there a cost for this service or activity
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Please see above descriptions. Charges vary from £8 (family of 4 persons) or £5 per person (aged 2+). Please contact us if you are unable to pay.
Inclusion and Accessibility
How can a child or young person with SEND take part in this activity
Families are invited to complete a free membership form which will place them on our mailing list for advance notice of all local events run by our charity.