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Project information

Fun in the Sun - Greenwich Mencap

Greenwich Mencap - working with and for people with a learning disability and their families / carers. We are fundraising for Summer fun activities such as games and sports for our members aged 5-18 years who often feel isolated as they are unable to access mainstream activities.

July 2014 - September 2014

Charity information: Greenwich Mencap

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  • Need


    Currently there a limited Summer playscheme options for children with a learning disability


    Greenwich Mencap will provide a range of fun activities over the Summer holidays suitable for children with a learning disability.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    To run a programme of fun activities during the Summer holidays


    » A programme of fun Summer acitivties

    What success will look like

    Over 50 children accessing fun Summer activities.

  • Impact


    Families more relaxed and enjoying their Summer holidays. This will be demonstrated through feedback from the children and their families.


    A thorough risk assessment of all activities will be undertaken.


    We will upload photographs to our website and Facebook sites.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £500

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      Amount Heading Description
      £500 Summer Activities Running a programme of Summer acitivties for children aged 5-18 years with learning disabilities
  • Background


    various locaations in the Borough of Greenwich


    Children with learning disablities and their families

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    Greenwich Mencap specialses in working with a for people with a learning disability and their families and already provides leisure activities for children at weekends.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.


    Project Manager

    Planning the programme and recruiting a team of trained volunteers