TWINKLE HOUSE – HEALTH, WELLNESS AND SENSORY CENTRE  

Improving Health and Wellness of communities in the North West

through Therapeutic and Interactive Services

Twinkle House, 2 Gorsey Place, East Gillibrands, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 9UP  –

Tel:  01695 455625

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Supported Sessions for Children & Young People with Disabilities and Additional Needs

Twinkle House Provides a FREE sensory-based personalised support service for children and young people 0-19 with Disabilities or Additional Needs living in North West England.  

Our support to children aims to increase their resilience and ability to cope with minor difficulties before they worsen, we also provide emotional support, information and advice to their carers.  We aim to empower  families to bring about positive change in their lives thus improving their mental health and well-being.

Children’s 1:1 support sessions are  with our qualified Nurse/Social Worker, supported by University Student Placements (Student Social Workers or Nurses).

Sessions are  delivered in wonderful non-clinical sensory environments that are safe, calming, adaptable and engaging, making support and learning FUN

Additional Services provided for families, funded by The Big Lottery Reaching Communities Fund

For Children and Young People with Disabilities , Additional Needs, siblings and Carers

  • Sleep Support Service with a highly qualified Sleep Practitioner
  • Family ‘Sensory Time’ Sensory sessions for the whole family*
  • Family Hydrotherapy for children with Disabilities or Additional Needs and thier carers*
  • Carers only Hydrotherapy  (‘Time out’ to improve relaxation for carers)*
  • Yoga and Mindfulness for children and young people with Disabilities, Additional Needs and their siblings* – Click this link for Yoga and Mindfulness poster
  • Dance and Movement Therapy [DMT] for children and young people* – Click this link for Dance and Movement Therapy poster

*There will be a small charge for these sessions to help with the overhead costs of the Charity

Click here for the Family Time Timetable

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WE NEED YOUR HELP IN RAISING FUNDS

We need your help to be able to continue providing our support services FREE to children with Disabilities and Additional Needs.

Each year we need to raise around £50,000 to pay the running costs of the Charity, we raise some of these costs through hiring out rooms howver,

it is not enough and thisis why we need your help!

Please help us continue our work by making a donation to the Charity through our Donate Page on this website,

or through Localgiving.com/twinklehouse or use this link to Local Giving.com to do your own fundraising and create your own fundraising page.

PLEASE GET YOUR BUSINESS SUPPORTING TWINKLE HOUSE

Local Business support is vital and important to us, ask your business to make Twinkle House their Charity of the Year

Click this link to Download a full Twinkle House Information Pack  or call us for more information on 01695 455625

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SENSORY FACILITIES TO HIRE BY THE HOUR FOR THE WHOLE COMMUNITY – ALL AGES AND ABILITIES

SENSORY ROOMS  and SENSORY HYDROTHERAPY POOL 

Particularly beneficial for people who need calm, relaxation and drug free therapy

Rooms available for hire include:

  • Sensory Activity Room (Light Room) with steps, slide, swings, ball pool, water bed, bubble tubes
  • Sensory dark room (uv light)
  • Small intimate relaxing sensory Room for 2 people or for small group of parents and babies
  • Therapy Room for Practitioners or Therapists to deliver Complimentary Therapies or Consultations
  • Dance Studio for group activities, workshops or party use

Twinkle House  also provides Party Packages for small groups and rooms are also available  for events, meetings, information days,  parent groups, family groups, classes, even Baby showers when they are not being used by people with Disabiilties.   We also have a Cafe facility on site providing hot and cold drinks and light snacks.

Here are our  some pictures of our fantastic Sensory Facilities

Twinkle House Sensory Hydrotherpay Pool

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All rooms are fully accessible (parents and carers must carry out a risk assessment and are responsible for those in their care whilst on site).

Hoists are available in the Hydrotherapy Pool and Light Room.  

Hoist users must bring their own hoist sling and must be accompanied by a person who is competently trained to use hoists.

 

OPEN TIMES:  Monday to Friday 10.00-6.00 and Saturday 10.00 to 5.30

 

SESSION TIMES  Click Here for Times 

Drop-ins – Drop ins cannot be pre-booked, please ring us on the day to find out availablity before coming to avoid disappointment.

Please note that on drop-ins, other people may use the room too (this may be adults or children).

 

Single Occupancy/ Group Bookings If you attend the service every week please note that advance bookings can be taken however,

no more than one month in advance can be pre-booked, all pre-booked sessions require upfront payment.  This is to ensure that no sessions are constantly booked up.

 

ROOM HIRE PRICE LIST  Please click HERE for our price list

Any queries regarding bookings, please telephone for advice on 01695 455625

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We are pleased to announce we have received a Grant from The Big Lottery Awards For All Fund to develop a new website starting September 2016.

Up to date information can be found below on Facebook and Twitter.

Follow us on Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/twinkle.house.77

Follow us on Twitter:  @TwinkleHouse2  @HydroTwinkle  @Twinkle_HDance

Twinkle House Address:
2 Gorsey Place, East Gillibrands,

Skelmersdale, Lancashire , WN8 9UP

Tel:  01695 455625    ~   Email: enquiries@twinklehouse.co.uk

Twinkle House has a Therapy Room available to hire for Therapists/Practitioners or for Consultations

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