Activities outside school hours help to keep children and young people engaged, healthy and active. In this section you can find out about organised and drop in activities for children and young people, as well as information on clubs and facilities in the city.
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- Children in performance, paid modelling and sporting activities >
Licences for children taking part in a performance or activities, including TV, theatre, paid sporting activities or modelling.
- Employment and school age pupils >
Regulations relating to part time employment of school children in Newcastle.
- Easter holidays activities guide >
Find out what's on over the holidays
- Get connected - for children with disabilities>
Find out how what activities are available to connect young people with disabilities in Newcastle.
- Newcastle Music Service music activities >
Find out about instrumental teaching and music support activities in every school in Newcastle. Also see Music partnership.
- Out of school clubs >
Out of school clubs offer childcare for school age children at times when schools are not open.
- Youthlinx web portal >
Find out where to go, what to do, how to learn new things, meet new people and become a volunteer. For young people aged 13-19 years.
- Young people's drop-in activities >
Looking for something to do, something exciting or interesting?
Useful external websites
Take a look at our directory of activities and venues in your area. You will also find a list of childcare options, holiday clubs and much more.
Duke of Edinburgh's Award >
Leading youth charity the Department of Education gives all young people the chance to develop skills for work and life, fulfil their potential and have a brighter future.