Holiday SEND Playschemes

Lambeth and Southwark residents by referral only.

Febuary Half Term
Mon 12th Feb to Fri 16th

Easter Holidays
Tues 2nd  April to Fri 12th April

We are currently only accepting referrals from Lambeth & Southwark CWDT.
Click here if you want to refer your child

Whippersnappers are very proud to be such a diverse and inclusive organisation. We pride ourselves in offering creative, fun, and diverse inclusive and specialist holiday childcare and play scheme settings. Activities on offer across sites include a wide range of creative arts, messy play, sports, performing arts, music and trips out.

Our age range is currently from 5 to19 years. ( Children must have turned 5 before the 31st of August 2020, prior to their start date). Children are placed in age appropriate groups.

Playscheme activities on offer across different sites include:

  • Swimming in the Livity School hydrotherapy pool
  • Cooking
  • Biking with Wheels for Wellbeing
  • Theatre and story telling
  • Sand and water play
  • Arts and crafts,
  • Cooking,
  • Relaxation and Massage for children with PLMD
  • Garden and sensory play
  • Trips out
  • Trampolining
  • Balloons and bubbles
  • Drumming, drama, disco, fancy dress,
  • Party bus
  • Free play.


  • Venue: Brockwell Lido in Herne Hill, College Lodge in Dulwich Park, and The Livity School in Streatham
  • Hours – 10am till 3pm
  • Transport – Provided with home pickups and drop-offs
  • Sessions cost – Currently on accepting referrals from Lambeth CWDT
  • Age range: 5 – 19 yrs (Children must have turned 5 by the 31st August 2020 before they start due to Ofsted regulations). Children are placed in age apprioriate groups.