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Waves Day Centre

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  1. Waves offers high quality and affordable care for adults with Learning Disabilities. We are located in the beautiful village of Slaithwaite and offer a varied and exciting range of opportunities.

    We’re here to make a real difference to the lives and achievements of adults and young people with learning difficulties. We’ve been doing it for over a decade and members, their relatives, social workers and others tell us we’re doing it rather well


Levi James

Canal Side, Slaithwaite, Huddersfield HD7 5HA

01484 769734

Organisation last updated

  1. 22 March 2024

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  1. Waves proudly adheres to the highest standards of care-giving.

    Our dedicated staff are committed to providing a supportive environment where adults with additional needs can thrive. Keep reading to learn more.


    Running 9am-4pm every weekday (with the option to start earlier and leave later at request) we offer an exciting range of opportunities and activities designed to enrich and challenge. Members choose activities and these then link together to form a personalised programme for each member. These programmes are truly person-centred and keep our members in control of their own day.


    The educational programmes at Waves were created with our members’ needs in mind to mature and develop in a safe yet stimulating environment. Take a look below to learn more about each programme.

    Waves offers a huge range of activities including baking, animal care, media, enterprise, arts and crafts, virtual reality, independent living training, music, performing arts, sports, swimming, walks, horticulture, animal husbandry, film club, hydro therapy, beauty treatments,Mechanics, Horse Riding, Zorbing and much, much more.

    Transport to and from Waves, breakfast, lunch, drinks and an afternoon snack. Also, access to our domiciliary/community care and short breaks.


    At Waves our mission consists of providing a warm and nurturing environment where members and the staff who care for them feel safe and supported. Our unique day provision offers many activities that are specifically designed to encourage each member’s growth. Through co-operative assistance and creative activities everyone can work on their social, emotional, intellectual and physical goals to reach their full potential.

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