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More About The Organisation
St. Werburghs City Farm has a variety of farm animals, a cafe and a playground, and is open 10am - 4pm all year round with free entry St. Werburghs City Farm runs a number of projects including the Boiling Wells Youth Project, at the Boiling Wells Nature Reserve, three minutes walk from the farm itself. The Boiling Wells Youth Project offers outdoor environmental activities for young people 13- 19, including: Daytime opportunities for work experience and volunteering, for young people out of mainstream education; and a club after school on Thurdays from 3.30pm - 5.30pm. Activities include outdoor crafts, games, cooking and bonfires. Workshops for primary school covering local and natural heritage. Primary schools can hire incubators and eggs to watch them hatch. Various community events.
Are you open during term time?
Are you open during school holidays?
How do people access your service?
The farm itself is open every day, 10am - 4pm. You can come and speak to the youth workers Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday.
If referral then by whom? For example, Social Worker, School, Doctor, Self-referral?
Daytime sessions - referral of young people by youth workers; social services, schools, carers.
Thursday club - self referral.
Do you have a waiting list?
Daytime sessions - costing by negotiation with referral agency. We ask £10/head/hour up to £30/hour max for a group. However, we do not exclude yp when there is not fundig available.
Thursday club - members pay £1/week subs.