Swings & Smiles is committed to improving the quality of life for disabled children and their families. 

Our sessions

Swings & Smiles is open seven days a week, providing a place to play and support for children with special needs and their families. Find out what's on offer and how you can book to come along.


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Sibling support

We understand just how different life is when you have a brother or sister who has a disability or special needs. We run three sessions a month for siblings which are free to attend, as well as offering a 5 week course in schools.



Book a session

Once you've completed our assessment form you'll be told which sessions you can attend at Swings & Smiles. You can book online via the website or email - we hope to see you soon!



Our impact


Hours of support delivered by our SIBSupport service in 2022


Total hours of support provided to families last year


Hours of respite care provided in 2022

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Latest events

  • Parent Coffee Morning

    We will be running a parent coffee morning at Thatcham Lakes on Friday 19th July from 10 - 11.30. This is a free session. There will be a chance to chat to Swings & Smiles staff and other parents. Read more

  • Family Play with Reptiles

    Join us at Family Play for a reptile visit from Berkshire Reptile Encounters, featuring snakes, lizards, and a tortoise for a close-up meeting! The reptile visit will take place from 2pm to 3pm, and the family play session will conclude at 4:30pm. We're looking forward to seeing you there! Read more

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