Youth Service

Our Youth Service offers a wide range of fun and accessible opportunities for young disabled people aged 11-25. Young people can challenge themselves, make new friends and learn new skills. We provide a range of activities during term time and the holiday period.

If you, or someone you know, would like to become a member, please contact admin.youth@aod.org.uk

Please note that we are a members service and you will need to become a member to access any of our projects.

 We look forward to meeting you!

Covid-19 & AoD Youth Service

AoD Youth service will only deliver projects in accordance with National Youth Agency Guidelines and Government guidelines around out of school provision. This means access to the projects will either be restricted to a limited number of young people,  or be delivered online. 

For the latest information about our delivery relative to the different tiered restrictions, please call our youth office on 020 3080 0383

Our opportunities

Youth Club

We provide a fun and safe environment for young people to make friends, learn new skills and become more independent.

When: Thursdays (term-time) from 4.00pm-7.00pm

Where: Action on Disability, Lillie Road, SW6 7SR

Who: Young disabled people aged 16-25 years

Cost: Free for anyone who lives or accesses education with London Borough Hammersmith and Fulham. Fees apply to out of borough access.

For more information and bookings please contact: admin.youth@aod.org.uk

Junior Club

We offer a safe space for young people to make friends and participate in a range of activities.

When: Fridays (term-time) from 4.00pm-7.00pm

Where: Action on Disability, Lillie Road, SW6 7SR

Who: Young disabled people aged 11-16

Cost: Free for anyone who lives or accesses education with London Borough Hammersmith and Fulham. Fees apply to out of borough access.

For more information and bookings please contact: admin.youth@aod.org.uk

 

Dance for Everybody

Produced in partnership with Dance West, the classes are fun, dynamic and accessible. There are two sessions every Monday.

Spring Term 2021

16.45-17.30 (Children 7-15 years)

18.00-18.45 (Young People16-26 years)

For more information, please contact DanceWest on email: projects@dancewest.co.uk or call 0785 227 1270

Holiday Youth Programme

We offer a range of exciting activities during the school holidays.

When: February half term, Easter holiday, Summer holiday & October half term

Where: Action on Disability, Lillie Road, SW6 7SR

Who: Young disabled people aged 11-25

Cost: Free for anyone who lives or accesses education with London Borough Hammersmith and Fulham. Fees apply to out of borough access.

For more information and bookings please contact: admin.youth@aod.org.uk

Duke of Edinburgh Awards

We deliver the Duke of Edinburgh Awards (DofE) to all young people aged 14 – 25 years. We are one of the few directly licensed centres in West London that gives young disabled people the opportunity to gain accreditation and skills.

For more information please contact:  admin.youth@aod.org.uk

A special thanks to those who make AoD’s Youth Service such a success:

ACTION ON DISABILITY REMAINS OPEN

As COVID-19 continues to affect all our lives, we want to let you know that during this lockdown, Action on Disability will remain fully operational.

The health and safety of our service users, employees, volunteers and suppliers remains our highest priority while we continue to provide you with the support you need from us: Welfare Benefits, Direct Payments, Youth and/or Employment.

It continues to be business as usual, although much of the team will be carrying out their roles from home where they can, in line with the Government guidelines.

You’ll still be able to contact us on the phone and online, we’ve also introduced virtual support so that we can organise online meetings and/or technical support via Zoom or other video chat platforms. Our phone system enables us to redirect your calls straight to our staff working from home. Please find all of the numbers listed below:

 

General Enquires: 020 7385 2098 

Welfare Benefits Adults : 0203 080 0382

Welfare Benefits Children: 0203 080 0381

Direct Payments Support: 078 2499 0072

Youth: 07557 273657

Employment: 07825 925969

 

Please continue to check our website and social media as we’ll keep you updated with our latest news. In the meantime, from our team to yours, please stay safe and we’re always here to help.

All the best,

 

AoD Senior Management Team