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Whizz–Kidz Ambassador Clubs

Youth Services for wheelchair users aged 8 - 25.

Contact us or have a look at our website to find out more, as well as what's going on in your area.

Contact details

Contact Name
Hannah Smyth
Contact Position
Regional Services Coordinator (London)
E-mail
h.smyth@whizz-kidz.org.uk
Website
www.whizz-kidz.org.uk/ 

Address

Address
Portland House
Bressenden Place
London
Postcode
SW1E 5BH

Further details

Last checked date
17/02/2016
Record ID
40101

Local Offer

About Local Offer
Local Offer Age Bands
Preparing for Adult Life 14-25
School Age Children & Young People 5-18
Where is the service located and what areas does it cover?

Tower Hamlets and Haringey roaming venues – one youth activities Bi-monthly and big trips in London quarterly. Accessible to Camden residents.

Who does your service provide for?

Providing activities for young wheelchair users, aged 8 to 25.

How can a child or young person start using the service?

Contact Hannah on h.smyth@whizz-kidz.org.uk

How are decisions made about eligibility for your service?

If they are a young wheelchair user aged 8-25 and filled out paperwork they are eligible.

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

Phone/email/text – We ask the young people in club what they want to do for the activities.

Is your service fully accessible?

Yes – we also provide healthcare support, and book venues with changing tables and hoists

What training have the staff supporting children and young people with SEND had/or will be they be getting?

We hire experience staff members, and also use trained HCAs for personal care support.

Who should a service user contact if they want to raise a concern or complain about something?

Contact Hannah on h.smyth@whizz-kidz.org.uk

Who can a parent carer/young person contact for further information?

Contact Hannah on h.smyth@whizz-kidz.org.uk

The Local Offer is a free and impartial service provided by Camden Local Authority. Any service or provider mentioned in this Local Offer, does not represent a recommendation or endorsement of the service or quality of the service provided. You are responsible for undertaking your own checks to determine suitability of the service and provider.

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