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'Wee B's' Mams and Bairns group

Local Offer
Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Mums and toddlers group
A wide variety of activities for bairns, plenty of toys and craft activities. All inclusive: a warm welcome to adults and children alike.

Age

Birth to 5 (Older siblings can attend during school holidays)
07773 604 179
Galland Street, OL4 2EU
Updated: 14/07/2020
Find out more about 'Wee B's' Mams and Bairns group

Ability Wheelz Cycling Centre

Local Offer
Adapted cycling activity
A wide range of adapted and universal cycles in Alexandra Park.

Age

Any age
0161 503 1543
Kings Road, OL8 2BN
Updated: 14/12/2020
Find out more about Ability Wheelz Cycling Centre

Adventure Based Learning

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Outdoor activities, courses and events
Outdoor courses, events and activities for all ages, fitness levels and budgets.

Age

From 4 to 70 years old
07746 691 206
1 Tanner's Mill, Greenfield, OL3 7NH
Updated: 26/11/2020
Find out more about Adventure Based Learning

Autism & Learning Difficulty Friendly Screenings

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Supporting people with Autism at the cinema

Age

Any age
Updated: 26/11/2020
Find out more about Autism & Learning Difficulty Friendly Screenings

Baby Sensory Oldham

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Precious early learning for babies through sensory

Age

From 0 to 13 months
07503 547 083 or 07768 898 093
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Baby Sensory Oldham

BBC Bitesize Game - My First Day at School

Local Offer
Online game
A great game from the BBC KS1 support section to play with your child. 
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about BBC Bitesize Game - My First Day at School

British Blind Sport

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Indoor and outdoor leisure activities

Age

All ages
01926 424 247
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about British Blind Sport

Calvert Trust

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Outdoor activity centres for disabled people
Challenging disability through outdoor adventure

Age

Any age
01598 763 221 - Exmoor 01434 250232 - Kielder 017687 72255 - Lake District
Various venues
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Calvert Trust

Cerebral Palsy Football (Chaddy Park Juniors)

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Football for children with physical disabilities
We have seen the football teams grow rapidly to approx 80 teams.

Age

From 3 to 16 years old
07765 196 012
Broadway, OL2 5BF
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Cerebral Palsy Football (Chaddy Park Juniors)

Cerebral Palsy Sport

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Indoor and outdoor activities
The country's leading national disability sport organisation supporting people with cerebral palsy to reach their sporting potential.

Age

Any age
07955 119 018 or 07902 113 517
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Cerebral Palsy Sport

Challenge 4 Change

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Learning and skills training
Personal innovative development that engages, holds your interest and motivates you to learn in a memorable experience.

Age

From 8 years old
0161 359 3399
Trafford Park Road, M17 1AL
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Challenge 4 Change

Cockfields Farm Park

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Outdoor activities for children and families

Age

All ages
0161 331 3322
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Cockfields Farm Park

Community allotment growing

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Allotment and family activities

Age

All ages
0161 770 4067
Updated: 15/01/2020
Find out more about Community allotment growing

Crompton and Royton - Meet Father Christmas

Local Offer
Virtual visit
Father Christmas says HO HO HO join in the fun
Updated: 23/11/2020
Find out more about Crompton and Royton - Meet Father Christmas

DanceSyndrome

Local Offer
Currently online sessions. When Covid restrictions are lifted, we are able to hold in person sessions as various locations.
Virtual dance sessions
Empowering learning-disabled individuals through inclusive dance

Age

Adults & children - please email for more information
07875 128 015
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about DanceSyndrome

Deloitte Parasport

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Sport
Information for disabled people who wanted to take up sport at a recreational or competitive level.

Age

Any age
020 7842 5789
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Deloitte Parasport

Diddikicks J.F.C

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Football for Toddlers
Fun introduction to football for boys and girls aged 18 months to five years learning through games and play while developing skills.

Age

From 18 months to 5 years old
0161 300 4665
Greenacres Road, OL4 2AB
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Diddikicks J.F.C

Early years - GO Baby! (age from 0-2 years old)

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Sensory fun for 0 to 2 years old

Age

From 0 to 2 years old
0161 770 4741
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Early years - GO Baby! (age from 0-2 years old)

easypeasy

Local Offer
App
Less crying. More laughing. It's easypeasy

Age

From birth to 5 years old
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about easypeasy

Failsworth Villa FC

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Football club
We have 18 teams - including 6 girls’ teams.

Age

Any age
07889 404 573
Brierley Avenue, M35 9HA
Updated: 07/11/2019
Find out more about Failsworth Villa FC

Families Online

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activities are running.
Parenting information, news and family friendly events
Making family life a little bit easier and a whole lot more fun!
01628 535499
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Families Online

Family Friday at Greenacres Community Centre

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Family fun event for children and families

Age

Any age (All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult)
0161 652 0095
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Family Friday at Greenacres Community Centre

Family Karate Clubs

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Karate club
Learn the basics of karate as a family, or on your own every Friday evening.

Age

From 4 years old
07852 439 779
Lord Street, OL1 3HA
Updated: 08/11/2019
Find out more about Family Karate Clubs

Fleetwood Beach Wheelchairs

Local Offer
We are taking a break during lockdown but wheel be back!
Beach Wheelchair Hire
03000 111 003
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Fleetwood Beach Wheelchairs

Gallery Oldham

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Exhibitions and activities for children, young people and families

Age

All ages
0161 770 4653
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Gallery Oldham

GO Explorers! - Sensory fun for 2 to 4 year olds

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Sensory and creative play for children

Age

From 2 to 4 years old
0161 770 4653
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about GO Explorers! - Sensory fun for 2 to 4 year olds

Greater Manchester Walking

Local Offer
Walking groups
A hub of information to help you walk, stroll, amble, mooch and connect

Age

All ages
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Greater Manchester Walking

Greater Sport - Keep Greater Manchester moving

Local Offer
Ways to keep active outdoors
We've pulled together a wide range of things that you, your family and your colleagues can do to keep moving.
Updated: 27/11/2020
Find out more about Greater Sport - Keep Greater Manchester moving

HELP Educational Games

Local Offer
Educational computer games for children with specific learning difficulties

Age

from 4 to 14 years old
0345 456 1983
Updated: 28/11/2020
Find out more about HELP Educational Games

Helping Hands for Holidays

Local Offer
Breaks for carers and people they care for (SEND Local Offer)
Subsidised group holidays for physically disabled children and adults. Grants available to families on low income.

Age

Any age
01892 860207
Various venues
Updated: 28/11/2020
Find out more about Helping Hands for Holidays

Heyside FC Ability Counts

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Disability football

Age

From 5 to 16 years old
07765 495 328
Updated: 28/11/2020
Find out more about Heyside FC Ability Counts

Hidden Disabilities

Local Offer
Disability awareness
Wearing the Hidden Disabilities Sunflower discreetly indicates to people around you including staff, colleagues and health professionals that you may need additional support, help or a little more time.
Updated: 28/11/2020
Find out more about Hidden Disabilities

Hollingworth Lake Country Park and Visitors Centre

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Leisure activities

Age

Any age
01706 373421
Updated: 28/11/2020
Find out more about Hollingworth Lake Country Park and Visitors Centre

Hungry Little Minds

Local Offer
Free fun activities
Simple, fun activities for kids, from newborn to five

Age

from 0 - 5 years old
Updated: 11/12/2020
Find out more about Hungry Little Minds

Hunt for the Giggle

Local Offer
Online performance
An exciting and engaging online performance for children aged 3 - 5 year olds

Age

3 - 5 year olds
Updated: 28/11/2020
Find out more about Hunt for the Giggle

Imagine Theatre - Pantomime Accessible Performances

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Accessible Performances
At Imagine, we believe that everyone should be able to experience the magic of pantomime.
Updated: 28/11/2020
Find out more about Imagine Theatre - Pantomime Accessible Performances

Isaan Muaythai training centre

Local Offer
Thaiboxing

Age

From 3 - 13 years old upwards
07873 663 868
Unit 5 Gladstone Street, OL2 6EL
Updated: 30/07/2020
Find out more about Isaan Muaythai training centre

Jump Space

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Rebound Therapy, Trampolining and Sensory play for SEND people

Age

Any age
0161 637 2800
Updated: 28/11/2020
Find out more about Jump Space

Little Kickers

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Football fun for children

Age

From 18 months to 7 years old
Updated: 28/11/2020
Find out more about Little Kickers

Little Owl Farm

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Animal farm
Staff are on hand to help and answer any questions you have passing on both their extensive knowledge and their passion for caring for animals

Age

All ages
07500 247 872
Grains Road, OL1 4SX
Updated: 28/11/2020
Find out more about Little Owl Farm

Local Studies and Archives

Local Offer
Oldham Local Studies and Archives

Age

Any age
0161 770 8000
Union Street, OL1 1DL
Updated: 29/07/2020
Find out more about Local Studies and Archives

Mahdlo - Sensory Room

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Social group
Open every youth session and also available for private hire during the day.

Age

From 8 to 25 years old
0161 624 0111
Updated: 28/01/2020
Find out more about Mahdlo - Sensory Room

Manchester and Northwest Disability Swim Club

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Disability Swimming

Age

All ages
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Manchester and Northwest Disability Swim Club

Manchester Football Association

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Football
Manchester Football Association is a localised strand of the national govering body the FA of England.

Age

Any age
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Manchester Football Association

Manchester Museum in Quarantine Online

Local Offer
Online resources
Explore and enjoy Manchester Museum in your own home
Update: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Manchester Museum in Quarantine Online

Max Card

Local Offer
Whilst the offices are temporarily closed due to the pandemic. Max Cards are still available to order and will be posted out to you safely.
National discount initiative
The Max Card is a national discount initiative - Making days out more financially accessible for foster families and families of children with additional needs
POINT, Middleton Road, OL9 9LB
0161 503 1555
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Max Card

Men Behaving Dadly

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Social group for children and dads
A safe, friendly and fun environment for dads and male carers to make new friends and to network.

Age

Any age
Galland Street, OL4 3EU
0161 678 9662
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Men Behaving Dadly

Morrisons - Quieter hour

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Quiet hour for autistic shoppers
'Quieter Hour' - designed to help customers who currently struggle with music and the other noise associated with supermarket shopping

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
Tweedale Way, OL9 7LD
0161 682 1114
Updated: 28/112019
Find out more about Morrisons - Quieter hour

Musical Beginnings Extra

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Music for children
Musical Beginnings Extra is temporarily suspended due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation. We are hopeful that we will resume sessions in September 2020. Please ring to check before you travel

Age

From 0 to 5 years old
Union Street, OL1 1QG
0161 770 5660
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Musical Beginnings Extra

National Literacy Trust - Words for Life (0-5 year olds)

Local Offer
Virtual activities
Have fun chatting, reading, writing and listening with your child at home

Age

from 0 - 5 years old
Updated: 11/12/2020
Find out more about National Literacy Trust - Words for Life (0-5 year olds)

Odeon (Oldham) Accessible Cinema Screenings

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Cinema
Accessibility Screenings for guests with Autism or sensory difficulties

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
The Old Town Hall, Greaves Street, OL1 1RA
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Odeon (Oldham) Accessible Cinema Screenings

Oldham Active

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Leisure and sports facilities
Large range of leisure facilities, gyms and activities in Oldham

Age

Any age
0161 207 7000
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Oldham Active

Oldham Active - Sensory swim

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Improving awareness in the swimming pool environment
0161 207 7000
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Oldham Active - Sensory swim

Oldham Community Leisure - Children's Swimming Lessons

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running
Swimming lessons to cater for all ability levels

Age

From 2 and a half years
0161 207 7000
Various Leisure Centres
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Oldham Community Leisure - Children's Swimming Lessons

Oldham Community Leisure - Kids activities

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running
Gym, exercise and pool activities cater for all ability levels

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
0161 207 7000
Various Leisure Centres
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Oldham Community Leisure - Kids activities

Oldham Library - The Sensory Room

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Sensory room for all ages and abilities

Age

All ages
0161 770 8000
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Oldham Library - The Sensory Room

Ole Skills School

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Football skills training

Age

From 18 months to 25 years old (boys and girls)
07891 108 626 or 07976 192 108
Updated: 27/06/2019
Find out more about Ole Skills School

Pan disability football for boys and girls

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Football for boys and girls with a physical disability

Age

From 4 years old
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Pan disability football for boys and girls

Partnership for Children

Local Offer
Emotional health and wellbeing support for Children and Young People
The need for effective mental health promotion in children is more important than ever.
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Partnership for Children

Play Factore

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Indoor play centre
A state-of-the art active indoor play centre: the tallest standing indoor slide in Europe, a full indoor laser tag arena, go-kart track and zip wire.

Age

From 6 months to 16 years old
0844 824 6030
Trafford Way, M41 7JA
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Play Factore

Playhouse 2 - Shaw's hidden gem

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running
Theatre

Age

From 0 to 25 years old
01706 840 400 (answering machine other than when theatre is open)
2 Newtown Street, OL2 8NX
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Playhouse 2 - Shaw's hidden gem

Redbank House - Multi - Sensory Room

Local Offer
Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Sensory friendly activities

Age

Any age
0161 214 5959
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Redbank House - Multi - Sensory Room

Saddleworth Riding for the Disabled

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Therapeutic horse riding and horse care sessions for children and adults with disabilities

Age

From 4 years old
07768 986 031
Oxhey Lane, OL3 5UB
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Saddleworth Riding for the Disabled

Seashell Trust Stay and Play

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Play session for babies/toddlers

Age

For babies and preschool children with complex or special needs
0161 610 0101
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Seashell Trust Stay and Play

Skate.in

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Skating for children, young people and families

Age

All ages
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Skate.in

Sky Badger

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Finding help for disabled children and their families

Age

All ages
0845 609 1256
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Sky Badger

Soundabout

Local Offer
Music sessions
A charity that uses music to empower and unlock the potential of people with severe and profound learning disabilities.
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Soundabout

Starfish School of Swimming

Local Offer
Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Swimming lessons for disabled children
Swimming tuition for children from birth upwards. All our teachers are passionate, caring, enthusiastic and energetic .

Age

From 0 to 13 years old
0800 996 1760
Hudsons Walk, OL11 5EF
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Starfish School of Swimming

Stonerig raceway

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Indoor slot racing and simulation attraction for children, young people and adults

Age

Any age
0161 478 2184 or 07736 545 041
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Stonerig raceway

Synthetic Turf Pitches in Oldham

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running.
Sports pitch

Age

Any age
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Synthetic Turf Pitches in Oldham

The babysign teacher

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Signing for babies and children

Age

From 6 months to 11 years old
0752 8262 142
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about The babysign teacher

The Wild Network

Local Offer
Outdoor activities
Fun, free and good for you

Age

All ages
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about The Wild Network

Tiny Happy People

Local Offer
Develop your child's communication skills
Activities for babies, toddlers and children

Age

From age 0 - 5 years old
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Tiny Happy People

Twinkle Twinkle Baby and Toddler Tune Time

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Singing and music for under fives
A fun, singing and musical activity class for babies and children under 5 with a parent/carer.

Age

From babies to 4 years old
07786 664 207
Kershaw Street, OL2 7AJ
Updated: 03/04/2020
Find out more about Twinkle Twinkle Baby and Toddler Tune Time

Two Hoots Forest School

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Outdoor learning
Two Hoots Forest School runs Family and Forest Club sessions
07913 779 447
Updated: 29/11/2020
Find out more about Two Hoots Forest School

Woodland tales (Dobcross)

Local Offer
Due to Covid-19 please contact us to check if our activity is running. Please remember to ask staff to show you that relevant insurance is in place and staff qualifications are up to date.
Stories, crafts, play, exploring for under 5's

Age

From 0 to 5 years old
07913 779 447
Updated: 29/07/2020
Find out more about Woodland tales (Dobcross)