Dingley Family And Specialist Early Years Centres

Dingley Family And Specialist Early Years Centres

Charity information

Dingley Family And Specialist Early Years Centres

We provide a place where children - from birth to five - with special needs and disabilities can develop skills through play under the supervision of qualified staff. Parents are also welcome.

Founded 1987

  • Mission statement

    Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres has a vision that children with additional needs and disabilities have the right to take a full and active part in everyday life from birth, allowing them to maximise their potential for inclusion, when they start school at five. To this end, Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres has a mission to:

     Provide safe, satisfying and stimulating play for all the family

     Help, guide and support the whole family regardless of background

     Provide an independent environment for the further assessment and therapy by all the professionals working with the children and their families

     Adapt the way we facilitate play to meet individual needs and ensure every child is given every opportunity.

  • Aims

    Dingley Family And Specialist Early Years Centres aims to:

    • Our overall aim is to enable children - from birth to five years - with special needs and disabilities to realise their full potential.
    • To enable a child's development to be nurtured through play.
    • To reduce the feelings of isolation for our parents and carers.
    • To enable parents to have valuable respite and to be able to spend quality time with siblings.
    • To increase the numbers of children accessing our unique help.
  • Overview

    Established: October 1987

    Registered Charity Number: 1137609

    Board members: 11

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 20

    Volunteers: 13

    Phone number: 01183277424

    Address: Kennet Walk Community Building Kenavon Drive Reading RG1 3GD

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