Here you will find some of those fun-filled activities our learners enjoy at our Family Learning courses and great idea suggestions for in and out of the home.
If you would like to share your stories of you and your family trying out one of our activities, please complete the consent form ‘‘LCC photography video guidelines’ and send this as well as your story to BS_LearningLH@lincolnshire.gov.uk. We would love to hear about how you are getting on and what else you’d like help with.
YMCA Lincolnshire works with communities and partners to support people at all times of their life to fulfil their potential, including when times get tough. They have worked with Barclays in response to the difficulties people have experience through Covid and have been awarded funds through Barclays Covid 19 Community Aid Package to support people in Spalding, Gainsborough, Boston, East Coast and Lincoln. Available to those most in need this fund can be utilised in numerous ways for example, clothes, kitchen equipment etc.
Requests must be completed by a referral agency, such as a Social Worker, Youth Support Worker, Housing Assistant, Job Centre Adviser, Careers Adviser, Teacher. Find out more here.
The new Visit Lincolnshire website has lots of ideas for families to put a smile on everyone’s face. Find attractions, events and entertainment near you. Discover a county of contrasts, from rolling countryside with historic market towns and villages, to an award winning coastline and Britain’s Best Small City.
- Delivering the Best Start contract within Lincolnshire County Council’s children’s centres and in some outreach locations. This service has two elements: the Early Years Service (services for children) and the Skills Development Service (supporting parents into volunteering, adult learning and/or employment)
- First and Foremost national project — supports speech and language development to narrow gap at age 5 between disadvantaged children and their peers
- Crèche services.
The Sleep Charity – We are one of the leading, independent expert voices on sleep issues in the UK and we are here to help everyone get a better night’s sleep. Whether it’s advice, education or support for children, teenagers, adults, workplaces or professionals, we are on hand with expert knowledge, resources and accredited training. It’s time to wake up to sleep!
National Literacy Trust – The National Literacy Trust is an independent charity working with schools and communities to give disadvantaged children the literacy skills to succeed in life.
The Investigate Learning team have loads of learning activities for all ages to try at home until the sites reopen! Why not have a go at our fun activities from the online resources list below. They include interesting topics from the history and life at the castle e.g. medieval castles, Magna Carta and the Victorian Prison.
Advice Centre – The latest tips, advice and resources to help children and young people have a safe and positive time online.
Family Services Directory and Local Offer – Your online guide to services and information on local organisations for parents, practitioners, children, young people, partners & providers.
Parent Zone – a website to support you in your family digital life