Summer may look a bit different this year but we still have lots of fun planned. Read more
We are continuing to work with families during the Coronavirus outbreak. Find out more about what we have been doing to support families during this time and what measures we are putting in place now we are able to open some of our sessions again. Read more
Swings & Smiles welcome ITV Meridian News Presenter Sangeeta Bhabra as a patron. Sangeeta is an adult sibling carer and has written an article for carers week, illustrating some of the challenges she faces but also the many positives she experiences from having a disabled brother. Read more
Supporting children and young people with special needs and their families to be happy, have fun and feel included.
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.
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.
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!
We are excited to announce our Swings & Smiles Summer Ball, taking place on Friday 19th June 2020. Early bird offer now available so get your tickets before 29th February for a discount! Read more
We are really excited to be able to use the garden at Swings & Smiles again. All sessions will need to be paid for in advance. Read more
The latest on what the COVID-19 outbreak means for Swings & Smiles. We are still here to support you, even if we're not able to open. Read more
Chair of Trustees and Founder of Swings & Smiles, Sian Cook, will be stepping down after more than 13 years and stepping into a new role as Founder and Patron. Read more