Brent Play Association

Brent Play Association

Charity information

Brent Play Association

To provide daily care, recreation and education for children and young people between the ages of 8 and 25 years, with particular emphasis on integrating those who have special needs into a wide range of 'mainstream' activities.

To be available for emergency day care, and respite currently 6 days per week for parents who need to place their child in a safe and supportive environment at short notice for whatever reason.

Founded 1991

  • Mission statement

    Direct delivery of a range of services, and activities to extend and improve opportunities for children and young people to express themselves creatively and constructively, and to develop their skills, and interests to ultimately achieve their fullest potential.

  • Aims

    Brent Play Association aims to:

    • To enable young people who have special needs to participate in a range of opportunities in order to fulfil their potential.
    • To bring together children from the local community with those who have special needs, to help both sets of young people to develop greater understanding and empathy with others,
    • To enable young people to make new friends, take part in new experiences, learn more about the world, become more self-determined and confident, and above all to have a lot of fun
    • To provide a number of safe, stimulating environments where children and young people can socialise, share and participate in activities and events
    • To provide safe havens where parents /carer’s feel confident to leave their children, knowing they will be safe, secure , stimulated and happy.
  • Overview

    Established: April 1991

    Registered Charity Number: 1085110

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 4

    Part time staff: 10

    Volunteers: 4

    Phone number: 07710179698

    Address: ground floor, Peppermint Heights, Northwick Rd., Alperton Middlesex HA01LG

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  • Summer scheme for young people with special needs

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