What we do

SELFA run a full programme of activities for school-age children (4-19) who live or attend school in North Yorkshire. This includes health and wellbeing programmes, peer support groups, targeted holiday workshops and trips & residentials.

Our current programmes are available here.

How to access activities

To access activities your child/children must be referred to SELFA by a professional working with them or their family. This can be a class or head teacher, social worker, support worker, health visitor or other agency such as Carers’ Resource or CAMHS.

All referrals are made online using the link at the top of the page.Β  The form must be completed in full, giving the reason for referral.Β  Providing full information helps us give appropriate support and gauge level of need.

Once registered with us, the parent/carer will be added to our mailing list and receive details of planned activities. Please note, we do not have the resources to send information by post or contact each parent directly so please provide an email address.