Activate Arts

Activate Futures Wirral

This personalised study programme is for 19-24 year olds with learning difficulties and disabilities and focuses on building the skills and experience needed to pursue an active life in the local community. Learners take part in volunteering, work experience and options such as travel training to further develop their independence and prepare them for the future.

Where: The Banking Hall, 62 Hamilton Square, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH41 5AT

When: 3 days per week, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday during term time from (8:55am-3:10pm).

What you will do:

  • Vocational Skills including Horticulture, Creative Studies and Drama
  • Personal and Social Development
  • Volunteering/Work Experience
  • Local Community Projects
  • Young Enterprise Project
  • Maths & English
  • Employability Skills
  • Life Skills

Qualifications: We offer an accredited employability qualification which includes various vocational units. Maths and English qualifications will also be offered on an individual basis.

Length of Course: Our aim is to help you move on within a two year period if appropriate.

What’s Next: When you finish at Activate our Employability Co-ordinator will help you decide what you want to do next. Options may include, but are not limited to:

  • Paid work
  • A college course
  • Voluntary work
  • Referral to another organisation with suitable programme(s)


Funders & Partners

Activate Community and Education Services trading as Activate, is a not for profit company registered in England and Wales and Limited by Guarantee. Reg No: 5493554 | Charity No: 1123336

Phone: 0151 545 1279
Facebook: Activate CES
Twitter: @ActivateCES