Welcome to Fun Day Out for Our Special Kids
The Fun Day for our special kids is being organized on the 19th of October at the North Shore Events Center. The Day is also a special day for the parents and care-givers of these children. As mentioned earlier it is a FUN Day and there will many activities for the children, the parents and caregivers will have the opportunity to relax, move around and seek information.
Last year, at the fundayout event, there were around 1350 members from the community. The were 22 activities, including face-painting,henna, bubble station, circability, rock-climbing, building blocks to name a few. This year, more activities are planned, basketball on wheel chairs, train for all ages, trampoline could be added.
There were also 21 support agencies that set up stalls to give information on the support available for the children, care givers and parents. PHAB, YES Disability,St Johns, SPELD, Autism NZ, Dyslexia Support were the agencies amongst others.
The Food Court was very popular, where FREE FOOD was served to all the members who came. The Food Court will again be a feature of the event.
The whole event was also well supported by various faith groups who came together and shared the responsibility to conduct the event, along with the Kaipatiki Communities Facilities Trust.