Southampton Children's Play Association

Southampton Children's Play Association

Charity information

Southampton Children's Play Association

SCPA provides organised play facilities through Holiday Playschemes and after school Junior Clubs for all children aged 5 and over throughout the City of Southampton. All our projects are free of charge and open access. Our play projects are based in priority neighbourhoods across the city and provide a safe, stimulating and organised environment where children of all background

Aims of SCPA:

To organise and provide a wide range of play experiences, to include home corner, drama, cold-cooking, games, collage, drawing, painting, sport, sand and water play, messy play and a quiet area.

To encourage local parents/carers to actively participate at our Play Projects with support and training offered by S. C. P. A.

To provide child centred play, as this is essential to the well being and development of a child as through play children learn to develop their social, physical, intellectual, creative and emotional skills. S. C. P. A. Believes that every child has a right to freely chosen play.