Our aim is:

To offer support, information, and guidance for families who have a child/children with special/additional needs or a disability. To enable families to develop an informed understanding of their individual needs and so empower them to make positive choices, which enhance their lives.

To provide a fun, safe, secure environment for children with a variety of needs and to empower them to develop and consolidate a range of personal, social and daily living skills.

Our values are:

  • All parents and carers have the right to be listened to and to have their views taken into account

  • Families of children with special/additional needs or a disability should have access to appropriate,

Main Aim

  • To enhance the lives of each individual child and young person at Shine with or without additional needs or disability

Specific Aims:

  • To offer social and learning experiences incorporating free flow and structured play that will enhance each child and young person’s development within a safe, fun and caring environment

Did you know...

Shine offer a fully inclusive early years nursery (Open to all), incorporated into this service is a local special schools reception class.

Shine facilitates fully supported outings for children and their families offering opportunities for all members to develop their social and life skills, building self-esteem and relationships with their peers.

What makes Shine East Norfolk

Through the provision of our children’s groups we lessen isolation, develop social interaction, boost self-esteem and guide the children in making positive choices

Shine believes in supporting and promoting equality and inclusion whilst enabling children to learn together.

Other ways to support

  • Volunteering

  • Becoming a trustee

  • Fundraising


Alpha Centre, Alpha Road, Great Yarmouth
NR31 0LG

Contact Number

01493 661000