Reconnect programme

Getting them thriving after the pandemic

It's time to reconnect

Reconnect is a Kent County Council led, community based programme designed to get Kent’s children and young people thriving following the pandemic. We understand the importance of keeping children of all ages and abilities active this summer, which is why we will be offering the following sessions at a discounted price to help local children in receipt of free school dinners or with SEN needs have fun, engage in sports and regain their confidence.

Please note that various sessions will require children to be in receipt of free school meals, or hold a Reconnect saver card. Please refer to your chosen session for more details.

Reconnect saver card

These can be purchased at the leisure centre and will be offered at a reduced rate of £3.00 as part of the programme. You must show your e-voucher from Kent County Council to qualify for the Reconnect saver card. 

For more information, please call us on 01322 421166

How to book 

Simply give us a call on 01322 421166 to get started. 

Offer valid until September 2022.

Active Play and Bounce

Active Play and Bounce is a fantastic way for your child to keep active whilst having fun! Our range of soft play equipment, along with the opportunity to try gymnastics and trampolining are ready to meet every child's needs with additional equipment and one on one time.

  • Suitable for under 5's
  • Fridays 12:15pm-1.30pm
  • £2.00 per session

No need to book, just come along to reception at the relevant time, pay and play.

Children must hold a Reconnect saver card for these sessions.

Active Play and Bounce (quiet session)

A relaxed session to enable children with additional needs such as Autism Spectrum Disorder and​ sensory processing disorders to experience gymnastics and trampolining at Fairfield. Quiet sessions will have reduced sound, one to one trampoline turns, along with designated quiet areas to help reduce stress.

  • Suitable for under 5's
  • Tuesdays 1.30pm-2.30pm
  • £2.00 per session

No need to book, just come along to reception at the relevant time, pay and play.

Children must hold a Reconnect saver card for these sessions.

Swimming

Starts Monday 25th July 2022

Swimming is a great way to stay physically active, whatever your age or ability. Anyone can can join in the fun, with sessions during the school Summer holidays at the following times:

  • Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
  • 2.00pm-3.00pm
  • Adult: £2.00 per session
  • Junior: £1.00 per session

Children must hold a Reconnect saver card for these sessions.

Junior gym

Starts Monday 25th July 2022

An active child is more likely to become an active adult. Sessions will be available for 11 to 15 year olds during the school Summer holidays at the following times:

  • Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
  • 1.00pm-1.55pm
  • £2.00 per session

Children must be in receipt of free school meals and hold a Reconnect saver card for these sessions.

Inflatable Fun sessions

Can you master the pool inflatable with nine obstacles? Take on the challenge and race your mates to see who will reign supreme! Suitable for children aged 5 years and over. All children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult on a radio of one adult to one child.

Every Wednesday from 27th July to 31st August, at the following times:

  • 10.30am-11.30am
  • 11.30am-12.30pm
  • 12.30pm-1.30pm
  • £5.00 per person per session

Children must hold a Reconnect saver card for these sessions.

Holiday camps

Our experienced and fully qualified team deliver a range of activities keeping your children happy and healthy during the holidays, including trampolining, gymnastics and swimming lessons in a safe and friendly environment.

  • School summer holidays
  • Fridays only
  • 9.00am-3.00pm
  • £10.00 per child

To book, please contact victoriawinstanley@pfpleisure.org 

Children must be in receipt of free school meals and hold a Reconnect saver card for these sessions.

Intensive swimming courses

Starts Monday 25th July

Learning to swim isn’t just a life skill, it’s a rite of passage to a new lease on life. And with over 240,000 children missing out on learning to swim due to the pandemic, there's never been a more important time to take to the water. Our courses aim to speed up children's swimming progress with an intensive batch of lessons.

£15.00 per course. Upcoming courses are as follows:

Monday 25th - Friday 29th July

  • Stage 1  8.00am - 8.30am

Monday 1st - Friday 5th August

  • Stage 2  9.00am - 9.30am

 

 

 

Monday 8th - Friday 12th August

  • Stage 1  8.00am - 8.30am 

Monday 15th - Friday 19th August

  • Stage 2  9.00am - 9.30am

Monday 22nd - Friday 26th August

  • Stage 1  8.00am - 8.30am 

Children must be in receipt of free school meals and hold a Reconnect saver card for these sessions.