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Redbridge Youth Service (Local SEND Offer)

What is this service?

The Youth Service supports young people, aged 13-19 (up to their 25th birthday if they have additional needs), to develop skills through programmes of positive activities.

There are three youth centres in Redbridge at Loxford, Hainault and Wanstead which are dedicated to giving young people a place to meet, have fun, learn new skills with other young people.

There is a session at each youth centre targeting young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities; the session is for young people with mild to moderate learning disabilities. Young people need to have the ability to socialise with their peers and to understand and the capacity to follow the Youth Service Behaviour Charter.

A prior individual assessment will be required before acceptance for attending Centre’s session.

Activities include, sports, arts, cookery, music , discussion groups, consultation and young people led projects. There are also opportunities to access activities leading to nationally accredited programmes, such as Gateway Award and Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.

Who is it for?

Young people aged 13 - 19, or up to 25 if they have a special educational need or disability.

Outcomes for service users

To provide young people with a place to meet, have fun, and learn new skills with other young people.

Where to go


Hainault Youth Centre
116 Huntsman Road
Hainault, Road

Loxford Youth Centre
Loxford Lane

Wanstead Youth Centre
Elmcroft Avenue
E11 2DB

When is it on?

Term time only

Hainault Youth Centre – Monday 7.00 to 9.30pm
Loxford Youth Centre – Tuesday 7.00 to 9.30pm
Wanstead Youth Centre Wednesday 4.00 to 9.30pm

Other Details

Cost Details
Membership fee - £4 per term or £12 per year. Additional fee may apply for specific purposes.
13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Referral needed?
Referral Details

How to access this service: Call or email to book an appointment

Self referral or from other services or agencies. For details please refer to the Criteria for accessing Youth Service provision.

Multi Agency Resource Centre Online (MARCO)

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