Sailability - Burghfield Sailing Club

Sailing opportunities for anyone aged 8+ with visual and hearing impairments, physical disabilities and/ or learning disabilities. Burghfield Sailing Club - Sailability Thursday: 6.00pm - 8.00pm, mid April to mid September. We also run a periodic Saturday session. RYA qualified instructors supervise all activity.

We gear a session to the aspirations and abilities of the clients, including informal and formal tuition, with some schemes providing certificates or formal boating qualifications.

Experiences may be a trip round the lake in a sailing boat or powerboat to sailing races or formal tuition.

We make a nominal charge for a client, but none for carers.

Please enquire for more details.

 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Pat Martin
Telephone
0118 930 3604
07889349738
E-mail
sailability@burghfieldsailing.org
Website
Burghfield Sailing Club

Where to go

Name
Burghfield Sailing Club
Address
Hangar Road
Theale
Reading
Berkshire
Postcode
RG7 4AP

Time / Date Details

Time of day
Evening
Session Information
18.00 to 20.00 (April to September)
A session may be cancelled due to inclement weather - please phone for details.
Also there are monthly Saturday sessions, 10:30am-4:00pm

Other Details

Costs

Details
2015 season - £6 per session

Availability

Age Ranges
11-16
16-18
18-25
26-49
50+
Referral required
No
Referral Details

For new clients, some paperwork is needed, We recommend arriving before 7:15pm to be able to get on the water, earlier if paperwork needs completing. These may be completed in advance - contact us by email.

We are happy to answer any questions you have via phone or email

Other notes

RYA qualified instructors

We cater for almost any disability, from old age to severe disabilities, including wheelchair bound.

Local Offer

SEN Provision Type
Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties, Medical, Specific Literacy Difficulties, Speech & Language Difficulties, Behavioural, Emotional & Social Difficulties, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Physical Disability, Hearing Impairment, Moderate Learning Difficulties, Severe Learning Difficulties, Visual Impairment
Local Offer Age Bands
7 to 11
12 to 14
15 to 16
16 to 18
19 plus

General Provider

Is your service accessible? (consider in general terms how you make your service accessible, in addition to any specific premises issues)

Yes, access for mobile and wheelchair bound.

What are the eligibility criteria for your service? (please include any age restrictions, types of need catered for etc)

None

How are referrals/applications made to your service? (include details of who can refer/apply and referral and application process)

NA

What is your service standard for responding to referrals/accessing services? (include timescales for responding to referrals and accessing services)

NA

Who provides / funds your service?
Voluntary/Charitable
Are children, young people, parents / carers charged for your service?
Yes
Details of charges, whether any help is available with costs

2015 - Clients are charged £6 per session; no charge for carers.

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