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Jul
17
Tue
Young Adult Club @ Families United Network
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Young Adult Club @ Families United Network | England | United Kingdom

FUN Young Adult Club is held every Tuesday evening from 6.30pm to 9pm and is designed for ages 18 to 40 years.

The young adults can attend without their carers as support is provided at the club at a ratio of 1:3

Activities are designed to be both fun and educational, to promote and practice important social and independence skills, such as cooking, budgeting and other life skills.

As well as a safe place for chilling out and making new friends in a supportive environment, our activity centre provides music, air hockey, pool, a coffee shop, IT and media, sensory room and much

The admission fee is only £5.00

Jul
21
Sat
Saturday Club 21st July 2018 @ Families United Network
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday Club 21st July 2018 @ Families United Network | England | United Kingdom

Saturday Club 21st July 2018

Saturday Club is a short breaks service designed for young people with more complex or severe learning disabilities who require a higher level of support.

The Club runs fortnightly (term time only) and provides opportunities for young people aged from 9 to 18 years to spend time with their peers; allowing their family to take a break from their usual caring responsibilities.

The young people participate in meaningful activities with the assistance of a one-to-one support worker, to promote independence and social skills. There are a variety of activities to take part in onsite, as well as trips into the community for swimming, bowling, adventure playground and more!

Each session runs from 10am to 4pm.

Sessions cost just £20 for all Luton families. For families living outside of Luton sessions cost £90.

Sessions must be pre-booked and paid for in advance.

Before attending, each young person will be assessed to determine what the appropriate level of support is for them at the club. Please contact our Short Breaks Coordinator Nazma Miah on: 01582 420 800.

Saturday Club is very popular, Luton Families can book via our website – available dates will be shown on the FUN website bookings page.

Jul
24
Tue
Young Adult Club @ Families United Network
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Young Adult Club @ Families United Network | England | United Kingdom

FUN Young Adult Club is held every Tuesday evening from 6.30pm to 9pm and is designed for ages 18 to 40 years.

The young adults can attend without their carers as support is provided at the club at a ratio of 1:3

Activities are designed to be both fun and educational, to promote and practice important social and independence skills, such as cooking, budgeting and other life skills.

As well as a safe place for chilling out and making new friends in a supportive environment, our activity centre provides music, air hockey, pool, a coffee shop, IT and media, sensory room and much

The admission fee is only £5.00

Jul
27
Fri
FUN Charity Golf Day 27th July 2018 @ Aspley Guise & Woburn Sands Golf Club
Jul 27 all-day

Charity Golf Day

FUN are hosting their Charity Golf Day on 27th July 2018. The event will be held at the prestigious Aspley Guise & Woburn Sands Golf Club.

The day will be a 4 ball Stapleford Competition, with both individual and team scores.

Arrive at 11.30am for brunch and a coffee, shotgun start at 1pm, followed by a light bite, presentation, raffle and auction.

All monies raised will go to Families United Network, a charity that supports children and their families that have additional needs and disabilities.

£10,000 prize money for a Hole in One (designated hole) kindly sponsored by Pen Telecom  

£60 per person for the day. To book a place for your team (4 players per team), please email info@familiesunitednetwork.org.uk or book online

The main sponsor of the event is Hillyers Exterior Property Cleaning  

More Event Sponsor Opportunities are also available, please call 01582 420800 for more information.

 

 

Jul
28
Sat
Keech Swim Sessions @ Keech Hospice
Jul 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Keech Swim Sessions @ Keech Hospice | England | United Kingdom

Keech Swim Sessions

Swim Sessions are at Keech Hospice, Great Bramingham Lane, Luton, Beds. LU3 3NT and are from 4pm to 5pm on alternate Saturdays

Keech swimming pool is designed to cater for the needs of people with additional needs of all ages.  It provides hoists, ramps and specially designed changing rooms.  The pool has water fountains, sensory lighting and a sound system.  The water temperature is maintained at a higher level than public pools and the air temperature is controlled to avoid the “shiver” effect and coldness when getting out.

Each session costs £3.50 per swimmer and is available to the whole family.  Please note that all children must be accompanied by an adult whilst in the water.

Swimming sessions must be pre-booked and paid for in advance.  You can book on-line or by calling the office on 01582 420800.  Please do read Keech Swim Policy to ensure safe use for you and others.

Pre-booked sessions are non refundable.  However, if you notify the office on 01582 420800 of a cancellation by Friday at 5pm (the day before the swimming session), your payment will be carried over to the next available session.  If you do not attend and do not notify FUN of the cancellation you will lose the payment and no session will be re-allocated

Keech Swim Sessions @ Keech Hospice
Jul 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Keech Swim Sessions @ Keech Hospice | England | United Kingdom

Keech Swim Sessions

Swim Sessions are at Keech Hospice, Great Bramingham Lane, Luton, Beds. LU3 3NT and are from 4pm to 5pm on alternate Saturdays

Keech swimming pool is designed to cater for the needs of people with additional needs of all ages.  It provides hoists, ramps and specially designed changing rooms.  The pool has water fountains, sensory lighting and a sound system.  The water temperature is maintained at a higher level than public pools and the air temperature is controlled to avoid the “shiver” effect and coldness when getting out.

Each session costs £3.50 per swimmer and is available to the whole family.  Please note that all children must be accompanied by an adult whilst in the water.

Swimming sessions must be pre-booked and paid for in advance.  You can book on-line or by calling the office on 01582 420800.  Please do read Keech Swim Policy to ensure safe use for you and others.

Pre-booked sessions are non refundable.  However, if you notify the office on 01582 420800 of a cancellation by Friday at 5pm (the day before the swimming session), your payment will be carried over to the next available session.  If you do not attend and do not notify FUN of the cancellation you will lose the payment and no session will be re-allocated

Jul
31
Tue
Young Adult Club @ Families United Network
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Young Adult Club @ Families United Network | England | United Kingdom

FUN Young Adult Club is held every Tuesday evening from 6.30pm to 9pm and is designed for ages 18 to 40 years.

The young adults can attend without their carers as support is provided at the club at a ratio of 1:3

Activities are designed to be both fun and educational, to promote and practice important social and independence skills, such as cooking, budgeting and other life skills.

As well as a safe place for chilling out and making new friends in a supportive environment, our activity centre provides music, air hockey, pool, a coffee shop, IT and media, sensory room and much

The admission fee is only £5.00

Aug
6
Mon
Holiday Club 6th August @ Families United Network
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Holiday Club 6th August @ Families United Network | England | United Kingdom

Holiday Club 6th August 2018

You will be able to access all play areas in a safe and non-judgmental environment.
Our onsite activities now include:

Themed Rooms:

Story Room
Automobiles
Arts and Crafts
Home Corner
Animal Room
Dressing Up
Lego and Brick Room
Sensory Space

Soft Play, Ball Pond, Bouncy Castle, Air Hockey, Pool Table, Football Table, Computer Consoles, DVD Area, Face Painting.

IT Suite
Sensory Room
Music Room
Inside/outside play area with scooters, ball games etc.

Our Disabled changing room and sensory room both have the use of an overhead hoist for those users that require them.

Support staff are on hand to encourage and interact with families.
However parents are responsible for their own children.

Join us from 10.00am – 4.00pm for a day of FUN.

Afternoon activity:  Adaptive Cricket with Cricket East

The cost is just £6 per child, or £15 per family, under 2’s are FREE

Holiday Club is a drop in service, but if you would like to book and pay in advance then follow the link.

Car parking is available at the rear of the building.

Aug
7
Tue
Holiday Club 7th August @ Families United Network
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Holiday Club 7th August @ Families United Network | England | United Kingdom

Holiday Club 7th August 2018

You will be able to access all play areas in a safe and non-judgmental environment.
Our onsite activities now include:

Themed Rooms:

Story Room
Automobiles
Arts and Crafts
Home Corner
Animal Room
Dressing Up
Lego and Brick Room
Sensory Space

Soft Play, Ball Pond, Bouncy Castle, Air Hockey, Pool Table, Football Table, Computer Consoles, DVD Area, Face Painting.

IT Suite
Sensory Room
Music Room
Inside/outside play area with scooters, ball games etc.

Our Disabled changing room and sensory room both have the use of an overhead hoist for those users that require them.

Support staff are on hand to encourage and interact with families.
However parents are responsible for their own children.

Join us from 10.00am – 4.00pm for a day of FUN.

Afternoon activity:  Oral Health Activities

Guest Visitors:  Community Dental Services (CDS)

The cost is just £6 per child, or £15 per family, under 2’s are FREE

Holiday Club is a drop in service, but if you would like to book and pay in advance then follow the link.

Car parking is available at the rear of the building.

Young Adult Club @ Families United Network
Aug 7 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Young Adult Club @ Families United Network | England | United Kingdom

FUN Young Adult Club is held every Tuesday evening from 6.30pm to 9pm and is designed for ages 18 to 40 years.

The young adults can attend without their carers as support is provided at the club at a ratio of 1:3

Activities are designed to be both fun and educational, to promote and practice important social and independence skills, such as cooking, budgeting and other life skills.

As well as a safe place for chilling out and making new friends in a supportive environment, our activity centre provides music, air hockey, pool, a coffee shop, IT and media, sensory room and much

The admission fee is only £5.00