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Flintshire Summer Playscheme


FLINTSHIRE COUNTY SUMMER PROGRAMME 2021

SUMMER OF FUN!
Flintshire Summer Playschemes will be delivered in partnership with local town and community councils, Flintshire Families Disability Service and Welsh Government.

All summer playschemes will be delivered in line with Welsh Government Guidelines for the Delivery of play services.

We will manage the playschemes safely for all children registered and for our team on site.

The majority of our team are returning staff from playscheme 2020. They will have undertaken a full enhanced DBS check and will have completed a full and comprehensive training programme, including risk management and health and safety in the workplace (Including COVID 19 controls) First aid; child protection and safeguarding; disability awareness and the delivery of playwork in compliance with COVID 19 measures.

All games and activities will be organised in compliance with Welsh Government Guidelines for the safe delivery of open access playschemes
Consideration has been given to the space available and ratios of staff and children on site. A full risk-assessment of each play space and all possible activities will have been undertaken by the team before the summer.

Pre-registration will be essential for all site locations. This contains a COVID 19 declaration, essential before any visits.

Register Online


DATES: Monday 19th July –   Friday 27th August (Monday to Friday)
DURATION: The number of weeks at sites can vary. The 2021 site list will indicate whether sites are to be delivered during mornings (10:30 am to 12:30 pm) or afternoons (2:00 pm -4:00 pm
NO COST: All sessions will be free of charge
AGES: 5 – 12 YEARS –ALL SITES
EXCEPT 5 -11 YEARS – CONNAHS QUAY, CENTRAL PARK ONLY

The play sessions will be delivered by the Flintshire Play Development Team.

There will be a maximum permitted of 30 children per session. (Except at Connah‘s Quay Central Park where ratios are different).

We will advise by e mail if any sites are ‘oversubscribed’ for the summer. In this instance we will contact you to request your ‘preferred dates’.

Paper Copies of Parent/Carer Consent forms.
Full information and parent/carer consent forms can be provided.
Contact Janet.Roberts2@flintshire.gov.uk 01352 704155

Flintshire Buddy Scheme –Support for Children with Disabilities to attend their local playscheme site with support.

The Flintshire Buddy scheme as in previous years, will be an integral part of the summer playscheme providing 1-1 support for children with disabilities. Parents and Carers of children attending the Buddy scheme will need to complete their site registration online and complete additional forms for the Buddy Scheme.

Please contact 01352 704155 or Janet.Roberts2@flintshire.gov.uk for further information