Due to Covid 19 guidance we are unable to offer our drop in session, interactive and sensory room until further notice.
For the latest Covid 19 guidance about using the centre, please click here.
*** Drop In – Adapted Bike test session ***
We are going to trial restarting our popular drop in session with a strictly bike only session on Friday 18th September. The session will feature 6 bikes which are the wheel chair loader bike, bucket bike, trike, and go kart, co pilot and side by side.
The session will run between 11 am and 12 pm and will be split into two twenty five minute slots (11am – 11.25am) and 11.30am to 11.55am). A slot and a bike must be booked before attending the centre.
The centre will provide cleaning equipment however the responsibility of cleaning the bikes and following the latest Covid 19 guidance is on the support staff with the service user.
For further information or to book a slot please call us on 01912640014.
This session is aimed at people with disabilities, we have a fantastic programme of sporting activities. Sessions are on Tuesdays and Fridays 10.00- 12.00.
Activities include Trampolining, archery (Tuesday only), cycling using our fleet of adapted bikes, New age curling, boccia, gym use (induction needed), sensory room and Interactive room. We also run a fun based outdoor football session as part of the activities (Tuesday Only).
Cost is £5.50 per person, carer's/helpers go free.
Newburn Activity Centre
*** Centre to reopen on 2/12/20, please click here for further infomation ***
Our interactive room features a touch sensitive screen with an overhead projector. The room has a wide selection of multi sensory activities that can be used to project on the screen and enjoyed. The multi sensory floor is also responsive to those in a wheelchair.
The interactive room is available everyday at a cost of £4.00 for 30 minutes use. We do recommend pre booking to avoid disappointment. as we do have block bookings who use this activity. A video of the interactive room is below.
Our adapted bike fleet is available to hire to the public. We have a wide range of bikes that are suitable to help those with additional needs.
Please note that if you book one of our bikes the sports hall is not included and you will need to take the bike outside. Group bookings including the sports hall can be made by contacting us.
Our Adapted bikes are £12 per bike for upto two hours, support staff bike is included. A form of ID is required to be left at reception for any bike hire. Please note we recommend pre booking to avoid disappointment, as our adapted bikes are very popular.
Our sensory room features a wide variety of multi sesnsory including light, sound and touch equipment. The room also features a large water bed and a relaxing music system. Our sensory room is available every day at a cost of £7 per hour for up to 3 people. We recommend pre booking to avoid disappointment, as we do have block bookings for this activity.