Provider Details

Contact Details

Provider
Our Time Youth Forum
Telephone No

Suitable for ages

Age of Users
From 0 To 25

Address Details

Street Number
30 Greatorex Street
Town
London
Postcode
E1 5NP

Description

Service Description

Our Time is an all ability youth forum run for and by young people between the ages of 16-25 with special educational needs and disabilities. We welcome young people of all abilities.
Our Time was established in 2014 to make sure:
• Young people’s voices and their views are heard
• Young people gain new experience and skills
• Young people are able to make new friends and build their confidence
• Young people understand their rights in regards to special educational needs and disabilities
• Young people campaign for positive change

Additional Information

Additional Information

Youth Forum meetings on the second Saturday of every month, 11.00– 13.00
Our Kitchen cooking sessions every Wednesday, 14.00-18.00
Our Time achievements:
• We have made films to raise awareness about Education Healthcare Plans and the local offer
• We have done a peer research project to find out how services can be improved in Tower Hamlets
• We made a films to raise awareness on issues like bullying and mental health with Headliners
• We have gained qualifications in journalism and have won the Jack Petchy Award
• We have worked with Step forward and the Children’s society to help make services accessible for people with additional needs
• We have helped with the council’s transformation of mental health services
• We have worked with the children with disabilities team and SEN team
• Helped to choose a new head of education

Costs

Cost
Free

Opening Times

Opening Times
WednesdayFrom 14:00To 16:00
SaturdayFrom 11:00To 13:00

Questions & Answers

Can Families Self-Refer To The Service?
Yes
Do You Have A Waiting List?
No
Do You Have Child Protection Policies And Procedures
Yes
Eligibility - Can The Service Be Accessed By Extended Family Members Or Carers
Yes

Further Information

Provider Type
Youth Activities
Delivery Channels
In Person Telephone Office / Premises
How to Contact
Email Telephone
Eligibility Criteria
Tier 1: Universal Tier 2: Targeted
Available Facilities
Disabled Access Information Desk
Referral Criteria
By Appointment Only None (Self-referral)

Details last updated

Last Updated
06 April 2018