Organisation Details

Organisation

Name
Butterflies Haven Support Group

Venue Address

Address 1
St Francis Church
Address 2
Warwick Road
Town
Keynsham
County
Bath & North East Somerset
Postcode
BS31 2PW

Venue Contact Details

Telephone
Mobile

More About The Organisation

Organisation Description

About the Organisation

Butterflies Haven is a support group for parents of children and teenagers with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It gives parents, carers and families the opportunity to meet each other and by occasionally inviting speakers. All welcome with or without a diagnosis.

Step Up Youth Group

Butterflies Haven offers a specialised youth club for our teenagers who are somewhere on the Autism Spectrum. Since September 2013 we have made a positive difference for this age group bringing them together in a safe and fun environment.

Age: 12 - 17 years
Day: Mondays term time only
Time: 7pm - 8.30pm
Venue: St Francis Church

Young Voice Social Group

Freedom play, arts/crafts, Dreams Room where your children can be calm and feel safe.
​Includes: the Parents' Snug- where you can relax while your children play safely
Age: 3 -11 yrs
Day: Fridays term time only
Time: 6.30pm - 8pm
Venue: St Francis Church

Drop-in session every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month, 10.30am - 12pm

Volunteers on hand to support you and your children. Activities on offer are arts & crafts, board games, sensory room, group activities, cooking and more.
St Francis Church, Keynsham.

All Team Members are Enhanced CRB/DAB checked through Jencare Homes CRB

Running alongside the Young Voice Group on Friday evenings is the Parent's Snug where they can relax together, make new friends and encourage one another.

Opening Times
MondayCLOSED
TuesdayFrom 19:00To 20:30Step Up Youth Group
WednesdayCLOSED
ThursdayCLOSED
FridayFrom 18:30To 20:00Young Voice Group
SaturdayFrom 10:30To 12:00Drop In
SundayCLOSED
How do people access your service?
They book a place

Organisation Details

Type Of Service
Friendships, Relationships and Community Activity Provider
Age of Users
From 3 To 17
Who can use your service?

Butterflies Haven is a support group for parents of children and teenagers who are on the Autism Spectrum. It gives parents, carers and families the opportunity to meet each other and by occasionally inviting speakers. All welcome with or without a diagnosis.

Running alongside the Young Voice Group on Friday evenings is the Parent's Snug where they can relax together, make new friends and encourage one another.

Can siblings who are not disabled use your service?

Inclusive Services

Additional and Special Educational Needs

Conditions
Autism / Aspergers Syndrome

Accessibility

Physical Environment Accessibility

Is there accessible parking on site?
Yes
Is there a pedestrian route?
Yes
Is it smooth and with dropped kerbs?
Yes
Are doors 900mm or more wide, with flat thresholds?
No
Do you have external ramps?
No
Do you have a lobby / porch area?
No
Can wheelchair users clear the outer door prior to opening the inner?
No
Are there interior automatic doors?
No
Are there wide unobstructed corridors (minimum 1200mm)?
No
Do you have a lift for wheelchair users?
No
Do you have internal ramps?
No
Do you have internal steps?
No
Do you have a visual / flashing fire alarm?
No
Do you have accessible toilets?
Yes
Do you have an accessible changing room with a changing bed and a hoist?
No
Do you have an induction loop and / or radio mikes?
No
Do you have a quiet room or a quiet area?
No
Do you have an outdoors play area?
Yes
Is this safe and enclosed?
Yes
Are the outdoor areas well lit (for evening activities)?
Yes
Do you have a soft play area?
Yes
Do you have a sensory room or area?
Yes

Preparing for Adulthood

Preparing for Adulthood Categories

Preparing for Adulthood - Friendships, Relationships and Community
Things To Do Places To Go New Things To Try Having Friends and Relationships

Training & Policies

Please indicate the ratio of staff / volunteers who have knowledge and experience of:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
All
Behaviour Management
All
Administration of medicines
None
Inclusion/Equal Opportunities
All
Risk Assessment
All
Manual Handling
None
British Sign Language
None
Makaton
None
Enabling verbal and non verbal communication
All
Inclusive Play
All

Does your organisation have policies and procedures for:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
Yes
Behaviour Management
Yes
Complaints
Yes
Intimate Care
No
Continence
No
Incident/Accident logs
Yes
Registration for sessions
Yes

This organisation was last updated on Monday, 04 Jun 2018 12:24 PM - if you think this information is out of date or inaccurate then please let us know

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