New College Worcester (NCW), Whittington Road, Worcester, WR5 2JX
01905 763933


Events > Summer Activity Break for 11 - 16 year olds

A fun residential break for 11 - 16 year olds to take part in a range of activities and sports using the facilities and grounds at NCW.

Three days and two nights of fun will include activities such as:

  • Football
  • Swimming
  • Cricket
  • Boccia
  • Multi Gym
  • Goalball
  • Tandem Riding
  • Archery
  • Cooking
  • Arts and Crafts
  • IT workshops
  • Support sessions for parents from Guide Dogs Children and Young People's Service
Archery, Swimming, Football

Evening activities will include fun in the Youth Club, an Open Mic Night, Quiz, BBQ and disco.

A full draft itinerary for the break can be found here: Draft itinerary

Accommodation will be on site in the Student Houses and will be shared rooms. Both daytime and overnight care will be provided by NCW's experienced and qualified staff.

Young people are encouraged to stay without their parents but if required accommodation for parents can be organised in our on-site guest house at an extra cost of £25 per person per night, subject to availability.


The cost of the activity break is £75 per young person. You will be invoiced on receipt of your booking form.

Who should attend:

Young people who are blind or visually impaired aged 11-16 years


Tuesday - Thursday 23rd - 25th July 2019


Arrive 10am, depart 5pm

Daytime Activities: Choose from Multigym, Swimming, Boccia, Beepball, Cookery, Arts & Crafts, Kurling, Goalball, Football, Tandem, Electronic Games, Movie, Open Mic, trampolining

Evening Activities: BBQ, Quiz, Youth Club, Pizza making, Open Mic

Please note, subject to availability, we may be able to include sighted siblings aged between 11 and 16 - please advise if this is of interest to you.

For more information email Lorna Phillips

Supported by:

Irwin Mitchell and Guide Dogs Logos

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