Additional Needs Activities
Inclusive Activities and Facilities at Havant and Waterlooville Leisure Centres
Welcome to Horizon Leisure Centres: Embracing Inclusivity
At Horizon, we take great pride in providing a wide range of activities that cater to everyone, ensuring a warm and inclusive environment for individuals with additional needs. Our commitment to accessibility means that everyone can enjoy the facilities without any barriers.
Specialist Sessions and Concessionary Prices
We offer specialised sessions and discounted prices for various activities to make them more accessible. We aim to ensure that everyone feels welcome and can participate in the activities they love.
Your comfort is our priority. You can inform us in advance about your visit, and we will make arrangements such as setting up pool hoists to ensure a stress-free experience. Alternatively, if you decide to visit spontaneously, you can give us a call, and we’ll be more than happy to assist you on short notice.
Horizon Waterlooville boasts an easily accessible layout with the pool and café located on one floor. We provide ramps for smooth entry into the building and a significant number of disabled parking spaces for your convenience. Additionally, our gym spans three floors and is equipped with a lift, ensuring access to all areas.
Horizon Havant is thoughtfully designed across three levels with a connecting lift, making all facilities accessible. The lower level houses the play centre, sports hall, and gym, while the second level features the swimming pool and pop-up café.
Swimming Pools: Ensuring Comfort and Safety
We take pride in offering a private changing place at Horizon Havant, specially designed for individuals with disabilities and additional needs. This facility includes electric hoists, beds, and a dedicated toilet, shower, and hand basin. The pool area also features a pool hoist (currently out of order), allowing easy and safe access to the water.
While Horizon Waterlooville does not have a dedicated changing place, we provide a family changing room and a pool hoist to ensure comfortable access to the pool for all visitors.
Swimming Lessons: Personalised and Supportive
Our qualified swimming instructors offer one-to-one or two-to-one 20-minute lessons, ensuring personalised attention and support. We tailor the lessons to your child’s abilities and needs, providing a safe and enjoyable learning experience. Booking in advance is recommended to secure your spot.
Gym instructors are available to advise customers with their workouts and assist in the use of the machines. During an induction the gym instructors can show the equipment that is most suitable and meets the customer’s needs. Both gyms are wheelchair accessible.
The sports halls are on the ground floor at Havant Leisure Centre allowing easy access and amenities’ including toilets on the same level.
Horizon Oceans of Play at Havant is a soft play facility with easy access from the reception.
Wheelchair Accessible Gyms with Expert Guidance
Our gyms are fully wheelchair accessible, and our experienced gym instructors are always available to guide and assist you during workouts. In a personalized induction, our instructors will show you the most suitable equipment that meets your specific needs.
Easy Access to Sports Halls and Play Centre
At Havant Leisure Centre, our sports halls are conveniently located on the ground floor, offering easy access and adjacent amenities, including toilets on the same level. Additionally, Horizon Oceans of Play, our delightful soft play facility, is easily accessible from the reception area.
Join Us at Horizon Leisure Centres
We are dedicated to making your life easier and ensuring a delightful experience for all visitors. Whether you have additional needs or not, we look forward to welcoming you with open arms to Havant and Waterlooville Leisure Centres!
Facilities & Equipment at Horizon Havant
Havant Leisure Centre offers some of the best value-for-money exercise facilities available in the area.
Fast-paced 5-a-side action. Score goals, have a blast! Play with friends and experience soccer like never before.
Rally with precision. Badminton fun for all. Smash, drop, and enjoy this exciting racquet sport with friends
Dribble, shoot, score big. Basketball thrills await. Team up, hit the court, and embrace the excitement!
Intense squash battles. Bounce, hit, win! Unleash your skills on the court and feel the adrenaline.
Swift paddle play. Spin, smash, win! Challenge friends to table tennis fun and prove your prowess
Paddle and ball fun. Pickleball delights all. Play together, laugh, and enjoy this unique sport.