NHCVS Breakaway PMLD Club
Location: Shephall Green, Stevenage SG2 9XS
For: children and young people with complex health needs - all of the children and young people on this site have some level of physical disability but many have associated learning, sensory or other medical related difficulties as well.
We have a range of processes in place to ensure individual needs are identified and met to guarantee maximum access to our programme of activities. There are high levels of support which includes a registered nurse with experience of tube feeding and administering medication to children and young people with complex health needs.
Daily activities may include:
- Multi Sensory Art which includes making art using hands and feet, wheelchair wheel prints, using aromas in art materials to heighten senses, i.e. vanilla extract in paint
- Stimulus food tasting sessions – To heighten senses, through, taste and smell and acknowledge foods from different countries
- Sensory play such as lighting and water features
- Themed days to support the learning about different cultures, religions and countries
- Visits to local park
Age: 5-19 years old
We also use this site to cater for the children and young people from North Herts whose individual needs require the support and care of a registered nurse.