It is every person’s birth right to live and play adventurously.

Why volunteer

Volunteer at ELHAP and make a real difference. There are so many reasons to volunteer at ELHAP, including to gain valuable work experience, develop your confidence and self-esteem, improve your CV and your employability as well as to enhance your UCAS application.



Why work for us

We have a fantastic and dedicated team of over 90 people employed in different jobs. ELHAP is a professional organisation that attracts people from different backgrounds but with a common passion and determination to help improve the quality of life for each and every person using ELHAP services.



Get help!

There are lots of ways ELHAP can help your family. Please check out our range of services for children, young people and adults with disabilities and who have experienced disadvantage...


Author: Tom Laker

Over 6,000

visitors per year

Based in a

five and a half acre enclosed woodland

Playing adventurously

since 1976

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Latest events

  • Summer Family Fun 2019: Magnificent Treasure Hunt

    See if you can unearth the  hidden treasure in our magical Orchard If that’s not for you, you can just come and play at ELHAP for the afternoon! Read more

  • Summer Family Fun 2019: Wild Bushcraft

    Forage for materials in our Orchard and learn how to build a fire from scratch. Or just come and play at ELHAP for the afternoon! Read more

  • Summer Family Fun 2019: ELHAP Olympic Games

    Welcome to the 2019 ELHAP Olympic Games...who will win a medal in the Bike Race round ELHAP, throwing wellies into the tree contest or building the biggest sandcastle in 2 minutes? You can always just come and play if that’s not for you! Read more