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Waverley Borough Council Committee System - Committee Document

Meeting of the Environment and Leisure Overview and Scrutiny Committee held on 31/01/2006
Audit of Services for Young People



Direct provision

Leisure Services
Leisure Centres (The Herons, The Edge, Cranleigh, Farnham)
Recreation grounds and provision of sports pitches, Pavilions
Play areas x 60
Skate parks x5
Skateboard Events
Multi Use Games Areas, outdoor basketball facilities
Tennis facilities
Countryside Areas
Sports Development Initiatives – including – coaching courses, sport specific training sessions as part of Active Sports, Surrey Youth Games
Mayors Challenge (To be discontinued)
Intertown Sports Competition (To be discontinued)
Museum services including holiday activity sessions
Museum Education Programmes
Museum Clubs
Borough Hall/ Memorial Hall
Youth Arts activities including Live & Direct, after school music workshops
Holiday Activity Schemes provided through Leisure centres
Safe routes to schools initiatives
Marketing of holiday activities and arts events
Summertime Special – Godalming holiday play scheme (To be discontinued)

Housing advice
Homelessness services
Providing temporary accommodation
Housing needs register
Shared ownership accommodation
Disabled adaptations in Council housing

Other Services
Housing and Council tax Benefit
Private sector housing disabled facilities grants
Grants to voluntary groups/ external organisations, which provide activities and support for young people

Partnership/Enabling Role

Support for play schemes and holiday activities for children with Disabilities in partnership with Disability Challengers
Local Sports Councils – information, advice and grants
Sports activities provided by Godalming Leisure Centre
Arts activities delivered through Farnham Maltings, Cranleigh Arts Centre, Sculpt It
Leases to clubs providing activities for young people
FLY (For Local Youth) project Cranleigh Arts Centre
Rent related grants to organisations supporting youth activities including scouts and guides
Support for Waverley Mediation Services
Youth Shelters