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Portsmouth Teenage Holiday Scheme – Enable Ability (ages 14-18)

Brief description of what services your organisation offers

The core purpose of our service is to create a safe, supportive environment during the school holidays for young people to socialise, make friends, have fun and learn valuable life skills. We ensure our service gives the young people equal opportunities to develop their skills which will enable them to integrate into the wider community. We offer a broad variety of daily activities, offering opportunities to enjoy leisure activities within Portsmouth and beyond. These activities are designed to encourage physical activity, promoting a healthy lifestyle, learning about finance and opportunities to make lasting friendships.

Where is the service provided?
Based in the Heart of Portsmouth. Monday to Friday 10.00am to 4.00pm during school holidays.


£15 per day

What the organisation provides – types of interventions and support

Our project ethos is decided on by the young people; they felt they wanted a service that offered them: a healthy active environment, supported learning, positive friendships, growth and fun.

Who can access the  service?

Children and young people with a mild to moderate learning or physical disability, or special educational need.

Portsmouth resident.

Aged 14 – 18 years of age.

What do you expect young people to gain from using your service?

While accessing our service we will endeavour to deliver a wide programme to encourage and support the young people to meet their outcomes or personal goals. We promote a safe, supportive environment and offer low rates for families to access the service for 6 hours a day.

How can this service be accessed and who to contact for further details?

Contact Enable Ability

Tel: 023 9267 1846

Mobile: 07857 328 390



How and who to make a complaint to:

Any concerns contact Richard Soutar (Enable Ability Manager)

Email: Office: 023 9267 1874 If phones are not answered please leave a message



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