Twinkle House – Making a difference to the lives of local Children and Young People with Disabilities and Additional Needs through their Charity work

Twinkle House has now relocated to
2 Gorsey Place, Gillibrands, Skelmersdale, Lancashire , WN8 9UP,

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

TWINKLE HOUSE SENSORY CENTRE Providing rooms for hire to the public (non grant funded) and providing a sensory-based support service for children and young people with Disabilities and Additional Needs (part grant  funded by The Big Lottery Reaching Communities Fund, Lloyds Bank  Foundation and John Moores Foundation).

Our rooms for hire include: Hydrotherapy Pool, Large Light and Large Dark rooms available for hire by the hour for both adults or children and young people. We also have a Cafe facility on site providing drinks and light snacks.

All rooms are fully accessible (parents and carers must carry out a risk assessment). 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.

ROOM HIRE PRICE LIST   Please click HERE for our price list

SESSION TIMES   Click Here for Times

OPEN TIMES:  We will review opening times/days once all work is complete 

Drop-ins Drop ins cannot be pre-booked, please ring us on the day to find out availability 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.  This is to ensure that no sessions are constantly booked up.

Update on the work on site:

Phase 1 Remodelling Work Work was completed at the beginning of July with a new much improved Reception area with automated doors, Specialist Resource Library and new small sensory room that has been fully fitted out.  Our many thanks to everyone who supported The Sparkle Appeal to help raise funds that were contributed to this work along with grant funds from BBC Children in Need, thank you all so much, what a difference you have all made :)

PHASE 2 Remodelling Work Phase 2 work has now started on site with thanks to a funding grant provided by The Wolfson Foundation.  The work includes a new medium sized interactive Sensory Room, 2 Therapy rooms and a Group studio that will be a multi-functional room for group work and social activities.   The work starts on August 7th and we expect it to continue for 2-3 weeks.

Thank you all so much for helping Twinkle House GROW Best Wishes, the Team at Twinkle House

Please be patient with us whist we are updating  our information / website and Facebook :)

We are work in progress ………………

 

Volunteers Wanted

Twinkle House needs volunteers to greet people and look after the rooms on site. If you have some time to spare »read more

Vacancy – Part-time Finance Officer (Fixed term post)

Deadline extended to 26th September 2014 FINANCE OFFICER Funded By The Big Lottery Reaching Communities Fund Salary:NJC »read more

ROTARY CLUB DONATION

Twinkle House sends it’s sincere thanks to the Skelmersdale & Upholland Rotary Club who recently made »read more

SUMMER HOLIDAY CLUB DETAILS AVAILABLE

 SUMMER 2014 HOLIDAY CLUB / PLAY SCHEME For Children and Young People with Disabilities or Additional Needs and »read more

HOTTER DONATIONS FROM DRESS DOWN DAY

Twinkle House sends a MASSIVE THANK YOU to all of the staff at Hotter comfort concept in Skelmersdale for donating »read more

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