Arts Activities Holidays for Adults,Young People and Children with learning disabilities
Lying in the confluence of two great oceans, these North Atlantic Islands are renowned for their sunrises & sunsets, wildlife, sandy beaches & magnificent seascapes. Combine the natural beauty of Orkney with activities that are both fun & educational, plus the first class amenities Orkney offers to visitors of all ages....and you have a superb setting for your island break.
We provide opportunities for small groups or families & individuals with learning disabilities to explore the Arts & Environment of Orkney by participating in co-ordinated indoor & outdoor arts & nature activities. The arts activities are studio based at Via’s own studio. There are activities for all tastes & abilities and everyone is encouraged to draw inspiration from the local island landscapes, seascapes and wildlife.
Morning Arts Activities
- Storytelling and Drama
- Dance and creative movement
- Drumming, song and rhythm
- Environmental Sculpture, Collage and Painting
- Tai Chi and the 4 elements
Afternoon Nature Activities
- Seashore Adventure
- Rockpooling and Beachcombing
- North Atlantic Coastal Walks
- Secret Woodland Paths
- Island Peatfire Tales and Music
- Traditional Dancing
- Island Folk Music and Song
- Orkney Barbeque
Your group will have free time during your holiday for sightseeing & shopping. Depending on Group requirements, extra free time may be arranged with Lynn for carers/parents, on request. On the last evening a 'Farewell to Orkney' supper is organised for everyone at Via House.
Price (includes 4 workshop sessions with Lynn at Via Studio)
- From £395 per person (low season) to £585 per person (high season)
These prices are dependant on
The number of people in the group
The pick up / drop off point on arrival / departure
If you are interested in booking or have any questions, please contact us. You can send a message via our contact form, or phone Lynn on 01856 841207 (mobile tel 07743 439709)
Enjoy the freedom, safety and tranquility of Via House. Please contact us to find out more!!