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Lane End Farm Trust

Summary
Lane End Farm Trust provides day time activities for young adults with learning disabilities, working in small groups with trained support workers; we offer activies including Carriage driving, Gardening, Cooking, Wood work, Bushcraft, animal care, sports. Our activites are aimed at developing social skills


Description

Lane End Farm Trust is based on a working farm situated in the Peak District National Park in Derbyshire. The farm provides a simple environment of real quality where disabled and disadvantaged young people can be at one with nature and connect with their beautiful surroundings and the farm animals.

Lane End Farm Trust caters for young adults from all walks of life, including those with physical impairments and/or sensory impairments, learning disabilities, mental health issues, challenging behaviour and people on the autistic spectrum. As well as providing new experiences for young adults from inner city, deprived, abused or neglected backgrounds.

The farm offers excellent outdoor farm and other activities, and encourages personal development in ways which have proved to be particularly successful for young people with autistic spectrum disorders.

Activities offered:

  • animal care - horses, sheep, cattle, goats, pigs, chickens
  • pony trekking
  • carriage riding (in our horse-drawn carriage, adapted for wheelchairs)
  • horticulture
  • general farm work
  • conservation
  • bushcraft


 


Who to contact

Contact Name
Connie Turner
Contact Position
Business Administrator
Telephone
07561 818661
07796054243
E-mail
info@laneendfarmtrust.co.uk
Website
Lane End Farm Trust

Where to go

Name
Lane End Farm Trust
Address
Holly House Farm
Flagg
Derbyshire
Postcode
SK17 9QT

When is it on?

Time / Date Details
Monday-Friday 9.30am-3.30pm
Time of day
Afternoon
Morning
Days
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Inclusion Information

Supports special needs and disabilities
Yes
Special needs and disabilities experience
Speech, Language & Communication needs
Down's Syndrome
Visual impairment
Multi-Sensory Impairment
Dyslexia
Hearing impairment
Cerebral Palsy
No diagnosis yet
Social, emotional and mental health needs
Medical Needs or long term illness
ADD/ADHD
Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulty
Severe Learning Difficulty
Moderate Learning Difficulty
Physical Disability/Mobility Issues

Other Details

Facilities
  • Parking
  • Schools
  • Disabled Facilities
  • Sensory Room
  • Garden
  • Quiet Area
  • Secure setting
  • Catering facilities

Miscellaneous

Charity Number
1119872

Local Offer

Description

Lane End farm Trust caters for all SEND needs and disabilities. We work in partnership with both Sheffield City Council and Derbyshire County Council.

Contact Telephone
07561 818611
Local Offer Age Bands
Transitions to Adulthood (16+)
SEN Provision Type
Specialist

General Extended Local Offer Response

Eligibility criteria for your service and any priority groups 

We offer AQA awards for all courses allowing evyone no matter thier circumstance an oppertunity to recieve certificates of achievement.

Do you operate a waiting list? 
Yes
Staffing arrangements 
Staffing levels varied according to need

Last Updated
15/08/2019
Keywords
Care farm, Day care, SEND, Transition to independent living, Animals, Disabilities, Horses, alternative providers, School, Exclusion, mental health
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