Information for families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Fernheath Play (Holiday Club)

We have a range of facilities including two halls which we use for arts and crafts, indoor games etc. A kitchen, a sensory room (largely used for our inclusion project) , and a large outside play area incorporating a range of play equipment including a zip wire, swings, climbing frames, trampoline, roundabout, sand tray, sensory garden, and seating area around a fire pit. We deliver a range of sports and games. There is a daily lunch break from 1pm to 2pm where children are required to leave the site and come back after lunch. THIS WILL NOT APPLY FOR ALL DAY CARE CHILDREN ONLY.
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Venue/Contact Details
Fernheath Play Centre
Fernheath Play Centre
Fernheath Road
BH11 8DA
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Childcare type
Holiday Playscheme
Provision type
  • Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises
Overall limit on childcare numbers
Times and Costs
Opening times:
Monday 09:00-17:00, Tuesday 09:00-17:00, Wednesday 09:00-17:00, Thursday 09:00-17:00, Friday 09:00-17:00
  • School Holiday Only
Cost per day: 22, Cost per session: 11
Other Costs:
Cost for a full day is £22 per child. Booking is essential. Cost for a half day session is £11 per child MUST BE A MEMBER OF THE PLAY ASSOCIATION AND PAY ANNUAL REGISTRATION FEE OF £10
Ages, Booking Details and Referral Information
From 5 years to 14 years
Vacancies and School Pick Ups / Drop Offs
Vacancy information
Children must be in year one to year eight at school to attend. Open Access Playscheme (booking required due to COVID regulations) . Also ALL DAY CARE booking only.
Number of vacancies
Religious and Additional Needs Provision
Additional needs supported:
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder
  • Hearing Impairment
  • Moderate Learning Difficulty
  • Multi-Sensory Impairment
  • Physical Disability
  • Severe Learning Difficulty
  • Specific Learning Difficulty
  • Visual Impairment
Special dietary provision
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