Pegasus Playscheme

Pegasus Playscheme

Charity information

Pegasus Playscheme

A small charity doing BIG things, Pegasus is unique in Dover District, quite possibly in the UK as a whole. While there are other very good support groups for disabled young people none of them deliver:
• A summer playscheme that brings young people, able-bodied, disabled or disadvantaged together to socialise and share activities and experiences
• A range of activities normally not readily available for disabled groups or individuals
• With professional supervision
• And one to one support for

Founded 1986

  • Mission statement

    Our Mission
    To deliver a scheme for all, bringing able-bodied teenage volunteers and disabled or disadvantaged young people together to work and play, sharing experiences to the benefit of all.

    Project Aims & Objectives
    Key Aims
    • To bring together individuals of all abilities from different races and of all faiths or none to promote a shared sense of belonging and provide equal opportunities for people who are excluded or disadvantaged.
    • To improve the quality of life for all, through integration, play and positive leisure activities.
    • To develop participants communication, planning, negotiating and life skills.
    • To promote a healthy lifestyle, improving the health & wellbeing of all who take part.
    • To provide opportunities for young people, both able bodied and with a disability to integrate and develop self-worth, empathy and mutual respect.
    • To promote good practice in youth volunteering and provide a high standard of care to all children, young adults, volunteers and parents/carers
    • To maintain and develop partnerships with the full range of agencies that are in a position to contribute to the mental health and wellbeing of our young people and by working together deliver or improve appropriate facilities.

    Key Objectives
    • To provide an active summer scheme for children and young adults, both able-bodied and with a disability.
    • To provide a period of respite for parents and/or carers and siblings during the long summer break.
    • To provide open access monthly s

  • Aims

    Pegasus Playscheme aims to:

    • Project Aims & Objectives Key Aims • To bring together individuals of all abilities from different races and of all faiths or none to promote a shared sense of belonging and provide equal opportunitie
  • Overview

    Established: August 1986

    Registered Charity Number: 299301

    Board members: 7

    Part time staff: 15

    Volunteers: 50

    Phone number: 07789696358

    Address: Ambleside CT15 6EX

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