The Brunswick Club for Young People
The Brunswick Club, funded by H&F, is responsible for the Brunswick Junior Club and the Brunswick Junior holiday activity schemes.
- The Brunswick Junior Club is a twice-weekly open-access youth club for children in school years 2-6, with a varied, challenging programme of physical, creative, social and educational activities in a comfortable, safe, friendly environment. Personal development workshops are provided once a term, covering issues such as healthy eating, bullying and recycling.
- The Brunswick Junior holiday activity schemes offer seven weeks of on-site and off-site play and learning at half-term and school holidays for 40 children a day. On-site activities include team olympics, arts & crafts, and football fun days. Off-site activities include swimming, trampolining, bowling and trips to Madame Tussauds, the London Eye and Chessington World of Adventures.
31 March 2021
Annual funding level:
What this service achieved in the past year...
Number of residents supported:
Use of volunteers:
Number of volunteers involved: 41
Number of volunteer hours delivered: 2,499
Value of volunteer hours provided: £24,365
Outcomes/impacts for residents:
- 58% of children coming to Brunswick Juniors are now fitter
- 76% say it has helped them get on better with other children
- 73% now feel more confident
- 94% feel very safe at the Brunswick Junior Club
- 79% of parents/carers agree that Brunswick Juniors encourages children to adopt healthier lifestyles
- 96% agree taking part in Brunswick Juniors has helped their children to become more confident
- 97% of parents feel their children are very safe at the Brunswick Club
Other achievements/future plans
- In the past year there have been 71 sessions of the junior club, with eight weeks of holiday schemes attended by 104 children
- Three personal development workshops, on sports nutrition and bullying, were attended by 39 children
- 70 healthy cooking sessions were attended by 321 children
- The service exceeds most of its targets including numbers attending
- There is a good retention of youngsters attending, and an impressive number of new users each year