Article Category - "Children with Additonal Needs"

Therapeutic Yoga Training : 2 free spaces for parents

Therapeutic Yoga Training : 2 free spaces for parents

Our Therapeutic Yoga Teacher Training course starts this weekend.

We have two spaces left and would like to offer them for free to parents of children with ASD, Dyspraxia – DCD, Down Syndrome or SPD.

The course runs over 2 weekends the 18 &19 June and the 8 -10th July, we would ask that parents who would like to apply for the free space be available on all the dates involved.… Read more

Posted on June 15, 2016

Lego Club is back!

Lego Club is back!

Calling all Children (aged 4-7 & 7-12) with a passion for Lego. Put down your pens and pencils and join us for building and lots of fun.

Are you a Master builder or do you prefer to follow the instructions? It doesn’t matter how experienced you are with Lego, there’s always something to spark your excitement in this stimulating new social club.

Did you know that Lego Play can support children’s learning and development?Read more

Posted on November 10, 2015

The magic of beginners gymnastics

The magic of beginners gymnastics

Due to popular demand The elbowroom is delighted to announce a new course for beginners gymnastics. All children (aged 7-12) start at beginner’s level, where they master the basics of floor and vaulting skills.

The flexibility, strength and balance gained from gymnastics will be beneficial across all sports from football and rugby to dancing and ice skating. It’s a fun way to improve kids skills across these fields. The classes are taught in a friendly manner and having fun the most important part of the class.Read more

Posted on November 5, 2015

Children needed for training modules

Children needed for training modules

In the coming months The elbowroom will be hosting a therapeutic yoga training course and we’re looking for kids with additional needs to participate in the making of  4 training videos. The videos will assist with course delivery and the awareness of benefits of the therapy.

If you know any children who would like to participate please contact us.

In return for taking the time to help with the videos each child will be given 4 free yoga therapy sessions and a free healthy juice from our new juice bar on the first day the videos are being made.… Read more

Posted on March 10, 2015

Express yourself with music and more ….

Express yourself with music and more ….

Sunshine & Teen club are back especially for children & teenagers with dyspraxia, ADD/ADHD, sensory processing difficulties. We develop sensory motor planning skills to build confidence in functional tasks. We use a sensory integrated approach combined with yoga therapy.

Music is Sunshine Club’s theme, an uplifting part of our everyday lives. It can be exciting or calming, joyful and reflective. It stirs memories, encompasses feelings, helps express and communicate with others.… Read more

Posted on February 17, 2015

Musical mini-Jam

Musical mini-Jam

Join our ever popular Music classes for toddlers & babies. Great for kids who are walking steadily up to 3.5 years old. Mini Jam is a fun and interactive music, singing and movement class starts at 10.30am each Friday. We also run a class for babies @ 11.30am on Fridays a fun and interactive music, singing and movement class for 0 to wobblers. A great place to rock out with your little bundle & meet new mums.… Read more

Posted on October 15, 2014