Activities & Support

Listed on this page are details of events and activities organised by other providers that may be of interest to parents/carers along with ideas for places to visit with your child.

These have been suggested by parents and have not been risk assessed or vetted by school in any way. Inclusion on this page should not be seen as a recommendation from Castle Hill High School.

 

Growing Up and Moving On workshop

An opportunity to learn about the provision and services available for children and young people with SEND when they move to adulthood.

Tuesday 24th April, 9am - 3pm at Edgeley Park

Click on this link for more details: workshop

 

 

Autism friendly activities

The following activities have been recommended to us by Aiming Higher.

Wednesday Group 15-25 (all disabilities)

Aspirations (secondary age children with autism)

SAVY young people's group

16-plus Group

Karate Club

Autism museum days

Oxygen freejumping

Jump Nation

Autism cinema screenings

Details of other events and activities can be found on the local offer website: Stockport local offer

 

Autism & Transition: Workshops for family carers

This is a two day course, on 23rd and 30th January,  run by Greater Manchester Autism Consortium. Further details can be found here:

Autism & Transition flyer

 

Karate classes

Lightning Martial Arts Club are running karate classes for children and young people who have additional needs/disabilities and their siblings. The classes run at Adswood Young People's Centre every Friday 6.30-7.30pm. Further details from lightningmartialartsclub@gmail.com

 

KIDS Stockport

Young People's Active Wednesday Social Group

  

AutiSK

This service provides information and activities for families and people living and working with autism and other disabilities in the Stockport area.

Follow them on Twitter @Auti_SK

Email: Autisk17@gmail.com

Facebook: @AutiSK

AutiSK runs a social group for boys (age 10-19) every Monday from 6.30-8.30pm at Adswood Youth Centre, Neston Grove, Stockport, SK3 8PP.

They also run a group for girls who struggle with anxiety and social skills. It takes place every Wednesday from 6.30-8.30pm at Adswood YPC, Neston grove, SK3 8PH. 

 

Places to visit

Mrs E Jones has put together a leaflet giving details of local leisure centres and places to visit: Leisure activities leaflet

Manchester Museum

Manchester Art Gallery

Museum of Science & Industry

National Football Museum

Legoland Discovery Centre

Quarry Bank Mill

Cineworld Stockport (autism friendly screenings on first Sunday of every month)

Parents and carers of children with an EHCP can apply for a CEA card which allows their child and an accompanying adult free entry in 90% of cinemas nationwide. Visit the following website for details of how to apply for a CEA card: www.ceacard.co.uk