We’ve received this advertisement recently. It looks like it could be fun, and Kinsale Outdoor Education Centre think it may be of interest to people with a family member with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Have fun at Kinsale Outdoor Education Centre. We offer an outdoor land- or water-based activity on a one-to-one basis, which may suit specific needs e.g. ASD.
Session will run on Tuesdays during the summer months.
(Afternoon 1:30pm -3:30pm for 2 hours).
Pre-booking is essential.
At the beach we can take you bodyboarding, kayaking, stand-up paddle-boarding, beachcombing….you choose!!
At the centre you can try archery, zip wire, climbing wall and orienteering and other fun activities. Your family can be part of the fun. We welcome siblings to help out on the session.
Group session for half a day of up to 6 taking part. If you would like to bring a group and take part in some activities, please contact the office on 021- 4772896.
Take a look at what we do on our web page www.kinsaleoutdoors.com.
Special needs groups
We use picture exchange communication (PECS) and we are happy for leaders to come and take a look at the centre prior to the activity day, should any group leaders like to prepare a ‘Social Story’
Range of activities for groups as above.
What to bring:
SWIM SUIT, TOWEL, SPARE PAIR OF OLD SHOES & SOCKS, CHANGE OF CLOTHES (TRACK SUIT), PACKED LUNCH,PERSONAL TOILETRIES,PERSONAL MEDICATIONS, SUN BLOCK CREAM,RAIN JACKET
Prices: One to one with an Instructor start from €35 per session
Session for groups of 6 with leaders €19 per person
All activities are open to groups of adults or children.