On Sunday, 5th February, 12 noon to 4pm, Lincs Inspire will be hosting a FREE Children's Health & Wellbeing Fayre at Cleethorpes Leisure Centre.
Raising awareness of the support available for children and young people in North East Lincolnshire, the event takes place on the eve of Children’s Mental Health Week (6–12 February).
With this year’s national theme being ‘Let’s Connect’, Lincs Inspire is bringing together a host of local organisations to inspire and raise awareness with something for everyone.
Entry is completely FREE, everyone is welcome including families, care workers and young people.
Meet and Greet
Local organisations have an abundance of exciting and fun activities planned to get everyone involved at the event. Find out more from these community, voluntary and charitable organisations:
Lincs Inspire, Grimsby Auditorium, Compass Go, Families First, Young Minds Matter, Together for Childhood, Nunny's Farm, Centre4, Cineshow, Navigo, Natural World Centre, Luxx, Cook Stars, RSPB, Linkage, St Andrew's Hospice Bereavement Support Team, Climb4, Lyns Urban Arts, Cleethorpes Fencing Academy, Stitch Club and more...
Taster Sessions and Information
A host of activities and taster sessions will be on offer throughout the afternoon:
Introducing the basics of Yoga with simple-to-follow moves that everyone can take part in.
12:10pm to 12:30pm - 8 to 13 years
12:40pm to 1pm - Families (5 years plus)
1:10pm to 1:30pm - Glow sticks at the ready for a fun family workout with a difference.
1:40pm to 2pm - Disco lights, music and dance for under 5s
2:10pm to 2:30pm - Story time for under 5s with Lincs Inspire Libraries.
2:40pm to 3:30pm - Try a new sport with Cleethorpes Fencing Academy - for ages 8+.
Discover the Treasure to WIN!
Explore each stall at the Fayre and collect the letters to make a phrase.
WIN a FREE Swim or wRECk room voucher for use at Cleethorpes Leisure Centre throughout February (including February Half Term)
Terms and Conditions
Swimming voucher - valid for one public swimming session, for one person at Cleethorpes Leisure Centre. Subject to availability. No booking required. Under 8s accompanied by an adult. Ratio of one adult to two children under the age of eight. Expires 28th Feb 2023.
wRECk room voucher – valid for one wRECk room session for one person at Cleethorpes Leisure Centre, for ages 8 to 11. Available during wreck room opening times only. Expires 28th Feb 2023.
Vouchers are non-transferable.
Refreshments will be available courtesy of Stage Door Café.
Linkage Sensory Bus
A fully-accessible mobile sensory space packed full of exciting sensory equipment. The bus travels around the county working with pupils with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities and other conditions.
Be in with the chance of winning some great prizes in our HUGE raffle!
Tickets are available at Grimsby Heath and wellbeing until Friday, 3rd February and at the Fayre on the day.
All proceeds will go to local charitable organisations supporting children and young people, including - St Andrews Bereavement Team, Nunnys Farm children’s sessions, Centre 4 / Climb 4 and Lincs Inspire children’s sessions
Thank you to all the local organisations that have donated, including DFDS, Grimsby Town F.C, Lincs Inspire, Parkway Cinema, Grimsby Auditorium, Caxton Theatre, Grimsby Garden Centre, Martin Steel Photography, Pennells Garden Centre, The Globe, The Grind, Cineshow, Heartbeeps, Coastal Silver, Lincs Inspire Libraries, Pot Luck Ceramic Studio, Cook Stars, Tesco, Cleethorpes Light Railway, The Paint Box, Vegan Sweet Treats by H, Ma's Munchies, Floss 'n' Pop, Wilton Fields Sports Bar and Grill, Balloon Creations by Becky S, Splash About UK, HRD Design, Balloon Creations by Becky S and more!
Around 1 in 6 children have experienced a mental health problem, according to NHS Digital*. This event aims to showcase the support services available to families locally, along with highlighting many opportunities for children and young people to improve both their physical and mental wellbeing.
If you are local provider and would like to express an interest in attending to highlight your provision, please email email@example.com
*survey conducted in July 2020