Ever dreamed of taking a stroll or hopping on public transport to hit up cool spots like the cinema or the mall, but weren't sure how to make it happen? If you're a young disabled person aged 14-25 living anywhere in Manchester, Manchesters local offer have got an opportunity for you!
Get ready to explore the world with GMYN's travel training program! Their goal is to empower young disabled individuals by boosting their self-assurance, independence, and enjoyment of activities. Plus, they offer free training and personalised 1-1 assistance to help you journey from point A to Z with ease.
Buckle up for your support sessions that will take you places!
Each session lasts roughly three hours, depending on your destination goals. Plus, GMYN will fill you in on all the details, like how to snag travel cards, CEA cards, and link up with the Our Pass scheme.
start your adventure with Manchester Local Offer and GMYN
To find out more or to register, contact Olivia at Greater Manchester Youth Network (GMYN)
Part of the SEND Community Offer.
Going solo on a journey can be a daunting task for some, closing off channels to meet new people, health facilities, and job prospects.
But, fear not! There's a remedy to those worries: travel training! This specialised program guides young people and adults who require extra assistance to navigate public transport independently and safely.