Organisation Details

Organisation

Name
Boccia Club

Venue Address

Address 1
Keynsham & District Mencap
Address 2
44 Bath Hill
Town
Keynsham
County
Bath & North East Somerset
Postcode
BS31 1HG

Venue Contact Details

Telephone

More About The Organisation

Organisation Description

About the Organisation

Boccia Club is a gentle sports club for people with a learning disability aged 12+.

Boccia is a game similar to bowls. It is a Paralympic sport that is played sat down, making it fully inclusive for everyone.

Boccia Club is led by a qualified instructor. As well as playing and practicing boccia, there are fun target games and gentle exercises too.

Wednesday evenings, 7pm-8.300pm, St.Dunstan's Church Hall, Keynsham BS31 2BQ

Opening Times
MondayCLOSED
TuesdayCLOSED
WednesdayFrom 19:00To 20:30
ThursdayCLOSED
FridayCLOSED
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED
How do people access your service?
They book a place

Organisation Details

Costs

Annual membership fee to Keynsham & District Mencap Society, then £4 a week paid on door.

Type Of Service
Friendships, Relationships and Community Activity Provider
Age of Users
From 12 To 25
Who can use your service?

Open to anyone with a learning and/or physical disability

Can siblings who are not disabled use your service?

Inclusive Services

Additional and Special Educational Needs

Conditions
Autism / Aspergers Syndrome Hearing Impairment Physical Disability Learning Difficulty Communication

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?
Yes
Do you have external ramps?
N/A
Do you have a lobby / porch area?
Yes
Can wheelchair users clear the outer door prior to opening the inner?
Yes
Are there interior automatic doors?
No
Are there wide unobstructed corridors (minimum 1200mm)?
Yes
Do you have a lift for wheelchair users?
N/A
Do you have internal ramps?
N/A
Do you have internal steps?
No
Do you have a visual / flashing fire alarm?
Yes
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?
Yes
Do you have an outdoors play area?
N/A
Are the outdoor areas well lit (for evening activities)?
Yes
Do you have a soft play area?
N/A
Do you have a sensory room or area?
N/A
How many children or young people usually come along to the activity / group?
1-9

Preparing for Adulthood

Preparing for Adulthood Categories

Preparing for Adulthood - Health
Exercise and Being Active
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
At least 50%
Administration of medicines
Minority
Inclusion/Equal Opportunities
Majority
Risk Assessment
At least 50%
Manual Handling
Minority
British Sign Language
None
Makaton
Minority
Enabling verbal and non verbal communication
Majority
Inclusive Play
None

Does your organisation have policies and procedures for:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
Yes
Behaviour Management
Yes
Complaints
Yes
Intimate Care
Yes
Continence
Yes
Incident/Accident logs
Yes
Registration for sessions
Yes

This organisation was last updated on Sunday, 05 Nov 2017 4:32 PM - if you think this information is out of date or inaccurate then please let us know

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