Supporting children and young people with special needs and their families to be happy, have fun and feel included.

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


Number of siblings who accessed our SIBSupport in 2020


Total hours of support provided to families last year


Hours of respite provided in 2020

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Latest events

  • Music Quiz Hosted by Chris Tarrant

    We're so excited to be holding an exclusive Music Quiz hosted by the one and only Chris Tarrant, taking place at The Owners Club at Newbury Racecourse on Friday 10th June 2022! Read more

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