Youth clubs

 Youth and social clubs 
Many of the youth and social clubs throughout Northamptonshire will welcome members who have a learning disability depending on the individual's needs and circumstances. As well as this, there are groups set up specifically for people with learning disabilities - these are listed below. If you know of any other groups that we have missed out, please do let us know so we can make this site as comlete as possible.

Care with a Difference
Northampton 
Daytime and evening groups for people with learning disabilities including arts and crafts, dance with a difference, Disco, Karaoke and Choir.  
To find out more, call 07894 543728, email  rhonda@carewithadifference.net, or visit http://carewithadifference.net

The Rockin' Roadrunner Club
Northampton
Night club run by and for pepole with learning disabilities.
Contact Christine or Ria on 0843 289 1334
http://www.rockinroadrunner.com/

Olympus Care  - Youth Club
Wellingborough
For 12 to 25 year olds with learning disabilities.
Wednesdays 7pm to 9pm at 38 Oxford St, Wellingborough.
Contact: 01604 366000
email: accessteam@olympuscareservices.co.uk

www.olympuscareservices.co.uk/weekly-youth-clubs

Freedom Youth Club
Rushden
Thursdays 4.30 to 6.30 pm at 
Rush2theden Fitzwilliam Street rushden
Lots of activities, including a sensory room, for children from 5 to 17 with additional needs.

Contact Lindsey Jones at  lynzijones100@hotmail.com 


Mencap 
has six local groups in Northamptonshire which provide a range of clubs social activities and opportunities. To find out more, contact one of the groups near you.


Wellingborough and District: (01933) 665580


Northampton:  (01604) 874710
    email: muriel@northamptonmencap.org.uk
    http://www.mencap-northampton.co.uk


Higham Ferers Gateway Club: 
    
Contact Mrs E Willmott (01933) 356274
    email: motty@screaming.net


South Northants Mencap Gateway:  
    
Contact Mrs P Hall  (01327) 350586
    email: patron@ouselane.fsnet.co.uk


Corby Steel Gateway:  (01536) 200935


Kettering and District:   Contact Mrs G Wagg
    email:  
 daveglyniswagg@btinternet.com


Tribes Youth Club
Corby
Tribes Youth Club is a group made up of around 20 enthusiastic and positive learning disabled individuals (aged 18 - 26)  
Meets on Wednesday evening 7pm to 9pm at Lodge Park Sports Centrte
Contact 01536 268182


In Good Hands 
Social and leisure groups:
Mondays 3.30 to 7.30pm:  Tuesdays & Wednessays 6pm to 10pm
Contact Joanne or Wayne on 01933 315054
www.ingoodhandsnorthants.net