Artz+ and Sportz+
Artz+ Sportz+ provide a programme of participative quality arts and sports based workshops for school aged children with additional needs and their siblings. Activities and events take place during school holidays and weekends across Dorset. Artz +Sportz+ activities include kayaking, swimming, archery, film making, theatre, dance, Forest School, trampolining and arts and crafts.
Their workshops are open to children with a wide range of abilities. Tutors, coaches and support team will always do their utmost to support each child. If you are not sure which events to choose please contact the team for more information.
West Dorset District Council
South Walks House
South Walks Road
- DT1 1UZ
- There is some parking at farm
- 01305 252266
- Contact Name
- 'Artz+ Sportz+' Dorset County Council’s Short Breaks Transformation Project
- See Journey Planner on right-hand side of this page, where you can view bus, car and train routes from your location.
- Area coverage
Times, Age & Costs
- Times Available:
- Visit The Xchange Website to view dates and times of School Holiday Activities.
- School Holiday Only
- From 5 years 0 months to 18 years 0 months.
- Events cost £6 per child participating or £8 for longer events (4 hours or more) unless otherwise stated.
- Other Costs:
- here is a 20% subsidy for Max Card users and those on income based benefits.
- Booking Information:
- To book call 01305 252266
Cultural & Additional Needs
- Special Provision Experience:
- Children can be left in the care of our support team in most cases. This may not be possible if your child is a wheelchair user, has to take medication during the event, or may present challenging behavior – but, if this is the case, your child’s own carer can attend and we will cover the cost.
- Referral Criteria:
- Self Referral
- Languages Spoken:
We provide school holiday arts and sports events for disabled children and young people aged 5 to 18 and their families
- Are your staff DBS Approved?
- Do you have a First Aid Policy?
- Do you have Public Liability Insurance?
- Recognised As (Scheme):
- Short Breaks