Are you looking for somewhere for your children to be active, have fun and meet other children? Leeds has a variety of programmes available to children and young people aged 5-19 year olds and their families.
These organisations have been working in Leeds over a number of years and offer lots of different regular activities which are fun in a supportive and safe place.
Active Club Experience (ACE)
Active Club Experience (ACE) is a multi-sport provider that specialise in promoting healthy eating and regular physical activity for children aged 3 – 12 years old alongside their siblings and family members. ACE deliver activity clubs both during and outside of school hours in primary and community settings.
These include breakfast clubs, where children are able to access a healthy meal alongside physical activity before school starts, giving them a positive start to the school day.
The Works Charity
The Works Charity – operates a Social Enterprise Skatepark and Freesports facility in Hunslet, Leeds. It provides a range of programmes for young people to learn and develop in a relaxed supportive atmosphere to raise the aspirations.
When the schools have finished the skatepark opens to the public at 4pm till 10pm Monday to Friday and 10am till 7pm on a weekend where people are able to use the world class skatepark to build confidence, practice their skills and have fun with their friends.
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Dance Action Zone Leeds
Dance Action Zone Leeds is a not for profit dance and health charity which improves health through dance. Dazl’s primary aim is to improve the mental and physical health of children and young people aged 3 – 19 years, particularly girls, through dance as physical activity in disadvantaged communities of Leeds.
Dazl’s secondary aim is to reduce health inequalities, improve the health and wellbeing of children, young adults with disabilities up to 25 years, families and the wider community throughout Yorkshire through asset-based community dance and wider dance opportunities.