Children & Adults with a Disability

We strive to provide a diverse selection of activities for children and adults with differing disabilities. Fylde Coast YMCA lead some of these sessions and other sessions are delivered by specialist groups in our facilities.

Activities in Wyre and Fylde are listed below.

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Activities in the Fylde Area

The Fun Pod

Want to be part of the Paralympic Legacy? Fun Pod Foxes Multi Sports Group takes place every Sunday at St Annes YMCA 2pm – 4pm. The sessions are open to children (8+) and adults with disabilities. To book your place please call 07518 048571.

Fylde Otters

A swimming session for adults with a disability at St Annes YMCA Pool and Gym. Fylde Otters meet to swim on Mondays. Please Contact St Annes YMCA Pool and Gym.

Fylde Sharks Swimming Clubs: St Annes YMCA Pool and Rural Splash YMCA, Kirkham

This group meet at St Annes YMCA Pool and Gym on Saturdays 3.30pm-5.30pm and at Rural Splash YMCA, Kirkham on Sundays 3.30pm-5.30pm for 5 to 18 years olds with varying disabilities. The group provide a 35 – 40 minute one to one swimming session and so pre-booking is essential. Book on 07922 522 895. Families of the participants are also welcome to swim in the pool during the session time for a donation.

Activities in the Wyre Area

Judo with Wendy Martin

A class for adults with learning difficulties every Tuesday, 1.30pm – 2.30pm at Thornton YMCA. Participants can join this lively group with coach Wendy Martin. Cost is £3 per session. For more details please contact the team at Thornton YMCA.

Wyre Flounders Swimming Club

The Wyre Flounders Swimming Club is for adults with disabilities. The club meet at Fleetwood YMCA every Saturday between 4.30pm – 5.30pm. Contact the club directly on 01253 778165 or 01253 875315 for more details.

Garstang Stars Disability Multi-sports Club

The club is for young people aged 8 – 18 years. They meet at Garstang YMCA Leisure Centre on Monday evenings between 5pm and 6pm.

The Disability Community Group for Adults

This group meet at Fleetwood YMCA on Wednesdays between 10.15am – 11.15am and Fridays 1.30pm – 3.30pm. Take part in a variety of disability and paralympic multi-sport and cycling activities. Contact Fleetwood YMCA on 01253 771505 or the group directly on 01253 874778 for more details.

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