Holiday activities

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Cambridgeshire holiday activities for children and young people with additional needs and disabilities.  Find ideas and information about where to go and what to do during the half-term, summer, Easter and Christmas holidays. 

Looking for inclusive or disability holidays or useful travel information? Visit our holiday places page in our information section.

Get Messy at Whittlesey!

An arts and crafts session and story-themed Treasure Hunt for 0-5 year olds is running at Whittlesey Children’s Centre on (0 – 5yrs)

Thursday  February 15 from 10am – 11.30am.

These activities will also be running at our other Centres on the following dates:

  • March: Tues Feb 13 – The Gruffalo
  • Chatteris: Wed  Feb 14- Room on the Broom

For more information contact the Children’s Centre on 01354 750185

Saturday and holiday club in Cambridge

Cambridge Joint Playscheme (CJP )currently runs Saturday clubs and Easter and Summer Holiday Playschemes for children and young people, with moderate to severe learning disabilities.

It offers a fun, safe environment, with activities such as swimming, cinema club and boat trips. The CJP office is open on Thursdays from 9am to 4pm.

T: 01223 846227   CJP Website 

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Switch Holiday Socials

These sessions, for young adults with learning difficulties & disabilities aged 18-30, run Wednesday to Fridays during education break time at St Neots.


Half term fun at Eddie's Artworks

Eddie’s Artworks, based in Waterbeach, hosts half term activities with a theme.

Artworks is for adults with learning disabilities aged 18+. There are usually half and full day sessions available.

To find out more, call  01223 883137 or email


February 2018:  Artworks will be We baking, crafting, singing and dancing our way through the week with fun activities for all, exploring the theme of friendship.

Stuck for ideas?

Looking for fun ideas for trips and play days?

Contact a Family has updated its Holidays, play and leisure parent guide. It’s packed with useful information to help you plan to keep the kids occupied during the holidays and more. Download a copy