The SPLASH Project first operated for 6 weeks in the summer of 1994. Prior to SPLASH there was little provision for children with special needs in the Teignbridge area. 

The Scheme is run by a management committee made up of parents and volunteers.

44 children are currently registered to SPLASH. During any given session up to 12 of these young people will attend. Most of the children are supported by staff on either a 1-1 or 2-1 basis. The children are organised into 3 groups to assist with planning for them.

The current day to day supervising structure comprises a Coordinator; One Playscheme Manager and two Deputy Playscheme Managers. We employ play workers when in session and also use volunteers.

SPLASH is a registered charity (No. 1043693) and is OFSTED registered (No. EY500950). We work within the Play Work Principles and aim to support the development of children through play.

SEN News on Twitter

CerebraUK
CerebraUK Karen, who lives in Surrey, contacted our LEaP Project in January for help with a school transport problem. buff.ly... pic.twi...
About 18 hours ago.
CerebraUK
CerebraUK Cerebra Perinatal Research Centre: preventing neonatal brain injury and childhood disability. buff.ly... pic.twi...
About 20 hours ago.
DPCVoice
DPCVoice Toilet Training Children with Autism - Bladder & Bowel UK www.bbu...
05:00PM Apr 30
DPCVoice
DPCVoice Disability Athletics Festival - SW Athletics ow.ly/N...
01:12PM Apr 30
SENChatUK
SENChatUK Our website is being upgraded & coming live again. The #SENChat website should be live in about 2 days. Then we can start back up again! :)
06:54PM Jun 09
All children need a place to play. They need space, informality and freedom to run around and make a noise, to express themselves, to experiment and investigate. Children and young people with additional needs and disabilities need this freedom even more than others, in surroundings that stimulate their imagination and challenge them to face and overcome risk, they will be helped to build their self confidence and independence in a safe, secure environment.