Short breaks services and activities for 16 to 25 year olds

Action for ASD

For young people aged 16+ and adults with a diagnosis of Aspergers syndrome or high functioning autism.

1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at Ivy Street Community Centre Blackburn 6-8pm

Contact ASD Adult Services on (01282) 415455

Bank Top Neighbourhood Centre

Drama sessions and other activities for Adults with Disabilities

Contact (01254) 581175 for more details

Blackburn Youth Zone up to 25 years

Jubilee St, Blackburn, BB1 1EP (01254) 292000

Curiosity Club (Young Adults and carers)

Energy Zone Newfield Drive Blackburn

Social activities for adults with learning difficulties and their carers.

Monday music 1-3pm, Wednesday social activities arts, cooking etc.

(01254) 291276

ELSI (East Lancs Social Inclusion) Group

St Stephens Social Club, Little Harwood 07818 464 491

Greenfield Community Centre

Range of activities taking place throughout the week for adults with a learning disability Contact (01254) 201027

GS social care activities and domiciliary support

Tel: (01254) 877755

In Di Go

Supporting young disabled children, young people/Adults 0-25 years and their families;

Tel: (01254) 209708 or 07505353508

Motivate Activities

A range of healthy living activities based in venues throughout Blackburn with Darwen. For young people and adults aged 16+ Contact : (01254) 587242

Olive Tree Agency

Specialist services for adults with learning difficulties including personal care support and short term breaks, in their own homes, living with family or in supported living accommodation. Office Location: 37 King St, Blackburn, BB2 2DH For further information contact: (01254) 674295


Every Friday - social group. Ivy Street Community Centre Blackburn, BB2 3RR Ivy Street Community Centre (01254) 55977

Sliding Doors Social Club

Meet every Thursday night in the Blues Bar, Blackburn Rovers Football Club, Ewood Park

Blackburn 6.30pm-8.30pm Karaoke, bingo, etc.

Also hold coffee mornings and sessions at the Sliding Doors Hub at Mill Hill Community Centre on weekdays.

07495 303224

Sporting NRG Limited

Specialist Outreach provider supporting young people and adults within the daytime, evenings and weekends. Bespoke packages include promoting opportunities for enrichment, interaction and personal development by facilitating access to a wide range of social, sporting and recreational activities. We also now deliver Duke of Edinburgh and a wide range of outdoor and adventure activities. (01254) 693148 for further information