Cheesy Waffles - Girls Only

We offer a fortnightly club for girls with special educational needs to meet up and take part in different activities together.

Activities  of the girls' choice include:

  • cooking
  • arts and crafts
  • hair and makeup
  • dance
  • music
  • games
  • quizzes

We also have offsite trips and activities on weekends and in school/college holidays.

 

When is it on?

Time of day
Evening
Session information
second and fourth Friday of each month 5.30pm - 7.30pm

Who to contact

Contact name
Erika
Contact position
Lead SEN Youth Worker
Telephone
0191 375 1252
07808 842 205
E-mail
CWYProject@gmail.com

Where to go

Name
Belmont Community Centre
Address
Sunderland Road
Gilesgate
Durham
County Durham
Postcode
DH1 2LL

Other details

Cost description
£1.50 per session
Referral required?
No
Age range
11-16 and 17-25 years old

Local Offer

Local Offer description

Staff are trained in working with young people with special educational needs and attend regular training including:

  • Basic Makaton
  • Autism awareness
  • Dealing with disruptive behaviour
  • C card for SEN adults
  • Wheelchair handling

All staff are qualified youth workers Level 1 - 4

Contact name
Erika Denholm
Contact telephone
0191 375 1252 / 07808 842 205
Contact email
CWYProject@gmail.com

What does your service do?

What does your service do?

Offer activities for young people with special educational needs.

Where is it located and what areas does it cover?

Where is it located and what areas does it cover?

Located in Belmont, Durham - open to young people from all areas.

Who does your organisation provide a service for?

Who does your organisation provide a service for?

Young people age 11 - 30 years.

How can I start using the service?

How can I start using the service?

Contact Erika on 07808 842 205 or 0191 375 1252. Email - CWYProject@gmail.com

How are decisions made about who can use your service?

How are decisions made about who can use your service?

Liasion with users and parents/carers.

How do I know what is going on and can I be involved in making plans for the future?

How do you communicate with service users and how are they involved in decision making / planning?

Communication through text message, newsletter, face to face, planning sessions.  Young people (users) are part of the planning for activities and sessions and are responsible for the project.

Is your service fully accessible?

Is your service fully accessible?

Fully accessible.

What training have your staff had regarding SEND?

What training are the staff supporting children and young people with SEND had or are having?

All staff are:

  • youth worker qualified to level 1, 2, 3 or 4
  • DBS checked
  • safeguard trained to Level 1 or 2
  • trained to deal with behaviour disorders
  • trained to work with young people with different disabilities
  • wheelchair handling trained

 

Who can I contact for further information?

Who can I contact for further information?

Erika Denholm

07808842205 / 0191 3751252

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Address: Sunderland Road  Gilesgate  Durham  County Durham

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