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Weekends for adults with TS

Our residential weekends exclusively for adults

Thanks to funding from the Big Lottery Fund we are delighted to bring you two weekends for adults with TS for 2021

Our adult weekends are an opportunity for individuals over the age of 18 with a diagnosis of TS (plus one guest), to get away and enjoy meeting new friends in a relaxed, welcoming environment. There will be some organised activities plus plenty of down time for people to enjoy the on site facilities, beautiful grounds and getting to know one another.


The Weekend @Kielder Forest, Northumberland - SOLD OUT

16 – 18th July 2021


Our venue is the Calvert Kielder Centre located in the stunning Kielder Water & Forest Park in Northumberland. The weekend will appeal to anyone who enjoys the great outdoors but also appreciates home comforts!

Accommodation is 4 Star Scandinavian style spacious chalets with balconies or decking area. Each chalet has a full kitchen and sitting area plus bathroom facilities. The centre itself has a bar, heated Hydro pool, Snoozelum sensory room and an indoor games room.

A full day of outdoor activities will be provided on Saturday with experienced and fully qualified Instructors. You are welcome to bring a guest but you must be happy to share a room with them at this venue.



The Weekend @Moor Hall in Cookham, Berkshire - SOLD OUT

15 - 17 October 2021


This is a weekend for Adults 18+ who have a Tourette Syndrome diagnosis and their guest if they would like to bring one!

Moor Hall is set in nine acres of grounds within easy reach of the M4 and Cookham Train Station.

Each of the en-suite bedrooms has a double bed and TV and tea/coffee making facilities. If you would like to bring a guest but require a room each, no problem, just book two rooms for no extra cost.

  • The event starts on Friday evening with an informal dinner and the opportunity to get to know everyone. Full Bar facilities will be available.
  • On Saturday morning we welcome our speakers, Dr Jeremy Stern, Consultant Neurologist and Stephen Jackson, Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience. Following lunch, we have an afternoon of activities lined up!
  • Have a go at laser claysShooting, test your driving skills on the race simulators, work off that lunch on the giant inflatable assault course and zorb balls, or simply relax with a yoga session.
  • At 6pm we invite you to join us for a drinks reception and the screening of ‘OperaTIC’, our fabulous opera production with Second Movement. After which, we have a three course dinner (wine included) in the restaurant, followed by an evening of live entertainment with Doomsville, a great band playing music from across the decades.
  • Sunday morning brunch and departure.


Terms and conditions

All partiicipants must have a diagnosis of Tourette Syndrome (excluding your chosen guest) and be aged 18+.  Each person can bring one adult guest with them over the age of 18.

The cost of attending our TICfest 4 Adults weekends will be £30 per person, which includes accomodation, activities and all meals during the weekend - everything except your bar bill. 

For further information please email TA Events Manager Michele Evans 






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