AbPhab Youth Club aims to provide a youth club, and associated activities for friends and families, that offer social, physical, educational and employment opportunities that meets the needs of disabled and non-disabled disadvantaged young people aged 11-18 and 19 – 25.
AbPhab Youth Club desires that all young people in Barking and Dagenham and surrounding areas are able to express what they want and are offered opportunities to succeed including being involved in decision making, resulting in their voices being listened to and acted on.
Young people on a Monday evening have the opportunity to access various activities which have in the past included: arts & crafts, exercise and fitness sessions, music and performing arts workshops, cooking and kitchen safety, IT facilities with internet access as well as taking part in various other projects and workshops. Staff and volunteers strive to ensure that the young people’s confidence, communication and independence skills are developed when participating in all activities.
Ab Phab sessions are inclusive to suit the young peoples individual need. All the activities are carefully designed and structured to enable all young people to engage and interact with the all the activities to the best of their individual ability.