To find out about support available to young people with disabilities in Hackney, visit the Hackney Local Offer Site. You’ll find information about activities, education, money and personal budgets.
If you’re looking to join a youth club, Young Hackney activities are inclusive and our centres are fully accessible. Please contact Young Hackney or your local youth hub to talk to staff about the support we can offer. Alternatively there are also other clubs/services:
Targeted Health Outreach Young Ones Club
This is drop-in session for young people with learning disabilities where you can make new friends and enjoy various activities such as cooking, sports , topical debates or simply just chill out. (Young people led)
Location: Forest Road Youth Hub
Time: Monday nights 18:00-20.30pm (term time)
Ages: 14-25 (with SEND)
For more information please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org / 02070147176
Visit the Hackney Local Offer site, where you will find a full list of activities for young people with disabilities; information about statutory assessments, Education, Health and Care (EHC) plans; special schools and advice for families.
The Short Breaks website lists activities for young people with disabilities. Short Breaks allow a disabled young person to have an enjoyable break away from their main carer and give their carer a break from their caring responsibilities.
Additionally Prospects have careers and employment guidance available to young people with disabilities. This support can be accessed via drop in sessions or alternatives can be arranged. For more information: email@example.com or call 020 8356 2664