01942 233323

01942 233323

Embrace Adventure Group


Next available 2024

Embark on a life changing adventure and begin a challenging outdoor experience with Embrace.

We have up to 15 places to support young people aged 14-18 years old build friendships, learn skills and be challenged! Each group lasts 1 year and a new cohort will start again in April 2024. 

Two different start times available:

5:30pm till 8pm

Dinner with us: £6 per person per session

6pm till 8pm

No dinner: £4 per session

Who can join

The group is open to young adults between the ages of 14-18 years. This is an inclusive group and is suitable for people with different abilities and disabilities. 

How much

There is a one off charge of £25 per person attending which includes:

  • Embroidered polo shirt
  • Own drinking bottle
There is also a sessional charge between £4 and £6 depending on if the participants would like to have dinner with us at a slightly earlier start of 5:30pm.

If a participant has a Direct Payment they may need to bring support with them.


The majority of the weekly sessions will run from:
Hidden Gem Cafe
Platt Bridge Community Zone
81 Ribble Road
Platt Bridge

However this will vary depending on the weekly activities. (in the Wigan Borough)

Download the Leaflet


The group runs for 40 weeks between April 2023 and April 2024 term time only with a few exceptions for outdoor expeditions.  Outdoor exploration is a key part of this group and covers the following areas:

  • Cooking and Food
  • Health and Community
  • Nature and Outdoor
  • Camping and Physical Activities

Sessions will be tailored for each individual attending to make it as inclusive as possible. The group will also be able to have free use of the sensory room if needed.

Example of sessions

Week 1
Welcome and introductions

Week 2
Cooking and Food – Allotment Grow and Dig

Week 3
Camping and Physical – Sports exercise

Week 4
Cooking and Food – Safe water and Water Experiments

Week 5 
Nature and Outdoors – Geocaching

Closing date: 2nd April 2023

Please note: completing this form is not confirmation of registration. Embrace will be in touch if a place has been allocated as soon as possible.

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