Thursday Family Group - Extra


Fun, friendly inclusive activities for young people with extra needs with a short break for their carers.

Service Details

Jubilee House, St Paul's Street, Crewe, CW1 2QA (directions displayed on map)
Wishing Well Project
Service Type:
Things to Do
Age Band:
  • Children (5-18)
Age Range:
5 - 11 years
Is a referral required?:
Accepted referral methods:
  • Via CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services)
  • Via GP or Health Professional
  • Via Jobcentre Plus
  • Via Early Years setting
  • Via School
  • Via Children’s Social Care
  • Via Adult Social Care
  • Via Cheshire East Housing Options Team
  • Via Voluntary Agencies
  • Via Youth Offending Team and/or Youth Prevention Team
  • Via Youth Support Service
  • Via Local Area Coordinators
Additional Referral Information:
Activities within drop-in groups but home visits can be arranged to introduce the service, the project and the venue prior to first visit, if support or encouragement needed.
Eligibility criteria:
Families and carers who have a child with additional needs.
Provides support to:
  • People with an autistic spectrum disorder
  • Carers
  • People with eating disorders
  • People with SEN/learning disabilities
  • People with mental health difficulties
  • People with physical disabilities
  • People with sensory impairment
  • People with an acquired brain injury
  • Young Carers
  • Teenage Parents
  • People with challenging behaviour
Areas covered in Cheshire East:
  • All Areas of Cheshire East
How is the service provided?:
  • Telephone
  • Post
  • Email
  • Face to face
  • Within the Community
  • Home visit
  • Texting
Additional information on how service is provided:
We aim to have a higher than usual ratio of staff and volunteerse, so that parents and carers can have a short break whilst the children play.
Capacity of service:
Waiting List:
A suggested donation of £2
Accessibility aids and support available:
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Toilet/Changing Facilities
  • Fully Wheelchair Accessible
  • Pushchair Accessible
Easily accessible by public transport?:
Transport available to access the service (pick up and drop off)?:
Service can provide personalised activities?:
We aim to do this where possible
Is food provided?:
Sandwiches and fruit
Computer or internet access available?:
  • Wifi
Sector Type:
  • Social Enterprise

Opening Times

Days service available:
  • Thursday
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Opening Times - Wednesday:
Opening Times - Thursday:
3.30 - 6.00pm (term time only)
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This page was last updated on 25 July 2018

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Contact Details

Contact Name:
Pam Young
07747 421558
01270 256919