Activities and Events

Also see our latest SEND Newsletter for more inclusive activities in the Plymouth, Plympton and Plymstock area. This is published for each school holiday.

Argyle Ability Counts - Junior

Argyle Ability Counts - Junior

Monday’s Junior Football Sessions

Junior Ability Counts is a fun filled football activity session for children aged 5-16 years with a disability. Play and train in an inclusive and fun environment where all abilities are welcome.

Sessions take place on Monday’s, 5pm-6pm at Manadon Sports and Community Hub, St Peter’s Road, Plymouth, PL5 3FD (term time only). £4 per session, free taster session.

For more information call Argyle Community Trust on 01752 562561 ext 4 or email Alice Young at Alice.Young@pafc.co.uk

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Argyle Ability Counts – Adults (Women And Men’s Teams)

Argyle Ability Counts – Adults (Women And Men’s Teams)

Wednesday’s Adult Football Sessions

Argyle Community Trust offer disability football coaching sessions for adults (male and female) aged 16+ who have a disability whether physical or mental.

Adult Ability Counts takes place on Wednesday’s, 7:30pm-9pm at Manadon Sports and Community Hub, Plymouth, PL5 3FD.

Fun training sessions, inclusive of all abilities. No need to book, just turn up and play! Sessions are £4 per week, first session is free.

For more information call Argyle Community Trust on 01752 562561 ext 4 or email Alice Young at Alice.Young@pafc.co.uk

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Argyle Short Breaks

Argyle Short Breaks

For 7-15 Years Olds With Autism Or ADHD

Argyle Community Trust offer fun and inclusive football and multi-sport activities for children aged 7-15 years with a disability and Educational Health and Care Plan (EHCP).

Sessions run Monday and Tuesday, 10am – 1pm (every school holiday) at Manadon Sports and Community Hub, St. Peter’s Road, Plymouth PL5 3FD

For more information email Alice Young at Alice.Young@pafc.co.uk

Book online at: Soccer Roadshows at Manadon

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Devon Football Association: Disability Football in Plymouth

Devon Football Association: Disability Football in Plymouth

A list of disability football clubs in Plymouth with contact details. For more details see the attached flyer from Devon Football Association.

If you would like to get invovled in Disability Football as a player, coach, club or volunteer, please contact Ashley Harris, Disability Development Officer.

Phone: 01626 323560 / 07912 089838
Email: ashley.harris@devonfa.com

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Exim Dance: Movement for All

Exim Dance: Movement for All

Friday’s, 10:30am-11:15am, Free.

Sessions re-commence at Plymouth Life Centre, PL2 3DF from Friday 10th September 2021.

Free inclusive fun dance movement sessions for people who identify as disabled that are 18+. The sessions are open to those with some movement experience or nothing at all.

To express interest or for more information email: chloe@eximdance.org.uk

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Exim Dance: Young People's Timetable

Exim Dance: Young People's Timetable

Free dance classes for young people at various locations in Plymouth.

Details of all classes, times and locations are included in the flyer.

For more details, please call 07864 16663 or email: classes@eximdance.org.uk

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Green Minds

Green Minds

Autumn Events: September – October 2021

Green Minds is a partnership led by Plymouth City Council that encourages people to engage with the outdoors and wildlife in Plymouth.

Join the Green Minds Project for free community events and wildlife volunteering opportunities.

You can download the flyers from the Green Minds website at Autumn Fun at Green Minds.

  • Central Park Events – From wildlife monitoring to using technology to reveal nature in the park, there are many ways for everyone to get involved at Central Park.
  • Derriford Community Park Events – Get stuck in with practical conservation, gardening, citizen science & animal activities at Poole Farm in the heart of Derriford Community Park.
  • Take Action for Wildlife Events – Join Devon Wildlife Trust & DBRC (Devon Biodiversity Records Centre) for a programme of practical conservation, citizen science and ecological training events around Plymouth.

Download a text only version of the Green Minds Autumn events flyers below.

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Hunter District Football Club

Hunter District Football Club

Friday’s, 6-7pm

Hunter District Football Club will be offering disability football training sessions for 7-11 year olds at Coombe Dean School in Plymstock from Friday 16 July 2021, 6-7pm.

Training will be held with Ross Hart, a Football Association level 1 qualified disability football coach in addition to his role of the Hunter District FC Welfare and Safety Officer. Alongside the Coach, we aim to have at least one qualified S.E.N Teaching Assistant supporting parents and children at every training session.

Team players will also have the option to participate in monthly mini tournaments commencing from September, for those who wish to.

Hunter District FC looks forward to welcoming children and their families and encouraging them to develop through football.

For further information or to register for a space for your child, please contact Ross Hart on 07795 198899 or email at: mwelfare.hdfc@gmail.com

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Oaks Rugby Inclusive

Oaks Rugby Inclusive

Sunday’s, 9:30am-10:30am

A non-contact special needs rugby-group catering for boys and girls from the age of 5 upwards recognised by Devon Rugby Football Union (RFU) and with coaches who are DBS checked. These sessions are tailored to help develop hand-eye co-ordination, confidence building and social skills whilst showing that exercise can be fun. Parents are welcome to stay and join in.

Sessions take place at Plymstock Albion Oaks Rugby Football Club, Horsham Plymouth Fields, Staddiscombe, Plymstock PL9 0DF on Sunday’s from 9:30am-10:30am (resuming Sunday 8th August 2021) and are FREE until September.

During the summer holidays there will also be training sessions on Wednesday’s 4th, 11th, 25th August and 1st September 2021 and Thursday 19th August 2021 from 9:30am-10:30am.

For further information contact Julia on 07887 244472 or via Facebook at Oaks Rugby Inclusive.

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Time for You - 10 Week Zoom Group

Time for You - 10 Week Zoom Group

Friday’s, Term-Time Only

Time for YOU is a small, safe and supportive zoom group for mums of children with additional needs. The Friday group is for those in Devon and Cornwall and priority is given to those on means tested benefits..

The next group starts on Friday 10th September 2021, from 9.30-11.30am.

Sessions are FREE, but booking is essential as there are limited spaces. Funded by the Rosa Fund – the UK fund for women and girls.

To book a space, email Jo Ball at: jo@mums4achange.org or via Facebook.

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Time For YOU - 7 Week Zoom Group

Time For YOU - 7 Week Zoom Group

Wednesday’s, Term-Time Only

Time for YOU is a small, safe and supportive zoom group for mums of children with additional. The Wednesday group is for you if you are in Plymouth or the surrounding areas and priority is given to those on means tested benefits.

The next group starts on Wednesday 8th September 2021, from 9.30-11.30am.

Sessions are FREE, but booking is essential as there are limited spaces. Funded by The People’s Health Trust using money from the Lottery South West.

To book a space, email Jo Ball at: jo@mums4achange.org or via Facebook.

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