Youth Portsmouth Daycamps offer an age and developmentally appropriate programme of activities and experience from young people in the Portsmouth area. Youth Daycamps is run with the belief that the young people attending control the direction of the programme and have ownership over what activities are undertaken and when.
Youth Portsmouth Daycamps is for young people aged from 10-16 years old.
Every weekday during all regular school holidays, drop off between 8:15am and 10:00am and collect between 4:00pm and 6:00pm. An extended day option is available from 7:15am (see below). Daycamps are not offered on Bank Holidays.
- Whitsun 2017: Tuesday 30th May – Friday 2nd June
- Summer 2017: Wednesday 26th July – Friday 1st September, closed on 28th August
Youth Daycamps run at St Luke’s Church Hall on Greetham Street, Southsea.
Youth Daycamps offer an age and developmentally appropriate programme of activities and experiences for young people.
Our May half term programme is available here.
We appreciate that not every young person is the same and may not want to take part in all activities, so young people are encouraged to direct the course of their own day which can then be delivered with the assistance of the staff team if necessary.
How much does it cost?
In 2017, the price is £26.50 per child per day.
Members who book Daycamps early can make the following fantastic savings:
|20% off||15% off||10% off|
|Whitsun||Book by 2nd May||By 15th May||After 15th May|
|Summer||Book by 26th June||By 10th July||After 10th July|
All deadlines expire at 5:00pm on the date stated above.
Designed for working parents and busy schedules our extended day is offered at every main school holiday. For just £2.50 extra per day children can be dropped off from 7:15am and can even have breakfast with us.
We endeavour to have a ratio of 1:12 at Youth Daycamps, however during off-site trips and outings we will always try to reduce the ratio of young people to adults as much as possible.
Book your camp
Booking one of our camps couldn’t be easier:
- Book Portsmouth Daycamps online
- Call us on 02392 865355 and book over the telephone
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