Wirral Resource Centre and Toy Library

Wirral Resource Centre and Toy Library

Charity information

Wirral Resource Centre and Toy Library

A unique organisation who provide Early Intervention services for families of children who have been identified or in the process of being identified as having a disability or additional need.

Founded 1968

  • Mission statement

    Our Mission is to provide quality play therapy sessions for pre-school children with special needs. The centre gives families the opportunity, support and time to deal with the issues surrounding their childs additional need in a non-judgemental, supportive environment. We work holistically in a child centred approach.
    We provide specialised play activities, through speech and communication therapy, physiotherapy, occupational therapy and baby massage in line with each individual child's developmental need. The centre runs 9 main sessions a week, and an extra four sessions after school and at weekends for children upto the age of eight years, this provides quality respite for families with children with special needs.

  • Aims

    Wirral Resource Centre and Toy Library aims to:

    • To assist the development from the earliest age of children with specialist needs, whatever their disability through all forms of play activity.
    • To provide a Family Support Network for parents/carers to share and learn from each other
    • Provide an opportunity for health professionals to become involved in a voluntary service for children with special needs, providing knowledge, support and expertise to staff and volunteers
  • Overview

    Established: July 1968

    Registered Charity Number: 505297

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 4

    Volunteers: 15

    Phone number: 0151 608 8288

    Address: Woodchurch Lane Prenton Wirral CH42 9PH

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  • Wirral Resource Centre and Toy Library

    To provide sessions specifically designed for children with additional needs, to improve m... More