MKPA are still doing their best to offer their scrap and craft box for home services for as long as possible!
⭐️NON-CONTACT COLLECTION⭐️❗️❗️Important information at the end regarding collection.
MKPA are currently offering the below services to families, child settings & schools to provide crafting opportunities. We feel it is important in order to help mental health and wellbeing. 💜🧡 and boredom… 😂

📦SCRAP BOXES | offering £10 and £15 Construction Box, Fabric/Materials Box, Painting Box, Craft Box, Mixed/Multi-activity Box and Under 5’s box. These will be stuffed to the brim with wonderful items and recyclable materials to get creative with & keep you engaged for a while! Many have been enjoying them so far! 😃 email your order to admin@mkpa.co.uk (only) ** visit our Facebook page for photos (pinned post) https://www.facebook.com/mkpaplay/

🐰EASTER BAGS | £7 for a full bag of Easter-related goodies (for two children)!! including, 2 bottles of paint, notebook, 2 paintbrushes, polystyrene bunnies & eggs, egg wraps, basket bag, Easter trail pack, egg cartons, face masks, and paper bags to decorate for an egg hunt! Other Easter items to purchase (see photos for prices) Please email your order to admin@mkpa.co.uk (only) ** visit our Facebook page for photos (pinned post) https://www.facebook.com/mkpaplay/

🎨CRAFT BAGS | £1.50 for a bag full of paper crafts, 5 different crafts (see photos) email your order to admin@mkpa.co.uk (only) ** visit our Facebook page for photos (pinned post) https://www.facebook.com/mkpaplay/

🛍REUSE FOR REPLAY SCRAP BAG | £2.50 each bag. This is a themed bag full of smaller scrap items to build with. This month’s theme is ‘Transport’. Create your own form of transport, send us the pictures and be in a draw to win a prize! Email your order to admin@mkpa.co.uk (only) ** visit our Facebook page for photos (pinned post) https://www.facebook.com/mkpaplay/

We are also working on uploading our shop items to our website for you to view and order by emailing admin@mkpa.co.uk (only)

When you send in your order to admin@mkpa.co.uk, please also provide us with a contact number for us to call you to arrange a phone payment and collection. This is very important!
We will arrange a slotted time for you to collect, call us when you are in the car park at the front of the building, we will bring the box out to your car and leave it there for you, avoiding any contact at all.
📍4 Burners Lane, Kiln Farm, MK11 3HB

We hope you are all doing well and coping 💜🧡 We hope that providing these boxes and bags, it will keep you and your children engaged and active for longer 😃 Please share with your families and friends

Stay Safe, Stay Positive, Stay Engaged 💜🧡
#MKPA | #MakingPlayHappen | #MakingPlayMatter



In line with Government advice, regrettably we have taken the decision to postpone all courses with immediate effect from today, Tue 17th March 2020, to ensure the health and welfare of our customers, tutors and their families.

All those booked onto upcoming courses have been advised of this postponement by email. 

These courses will be rescheduled after the Easter break and new course dates will be advised accordingly.  

Should you have any queries, please email training@mkpa.co.uk

MKPA staff and board of trustees thank you for your continuing support.



Coming soon…

MKPA’s new and updated, vibrant Hire Equipment Brochure!! 😝



For information on paid and voluntary roles available, see below

Paid Roles

Holiday Playworker Scheme

Deadline for Easter work is Friday, 13th April 9am. You can still apply for May HT and Summer work after this date.

Interviews being held on Thursday, 19th April.  


Play Worker Job Description 2020         Play Worker Application Form 2020

Play Leader 

Play Leader Job Description 2020          Play Leader Application Form 2020

Email applications to nicole@mkpa.co.uk or call 01908 263 033 for more information

Volunteer Roles
Resource Unit Volunteer Opportunities

Email applications to admin@mkpa.co.uk


There are so many fun and exciting things going on at MKPA this year!

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Some Quick Links…

The Scrapstore is an infamous Aladdin’s cave of diverse and affordable resources for arts, crafts and projects available to MKPA members.

To find out more about the Scrapstore and Shop please click on the following link  Resource Unit & Scrapstore

Membership of the MK Play Association is available to all individuals and organisations such as schools & community groups.  Benefits include exclusive access to low cost resources and discounts on MKPA services.

Pop in to the ScrapStore to join or call 01908 263033 to become a MKPA member or complete our Membership Form and post or email it to us at admin@mkpa.co.uk

MKPA 2019-20 Training & Development Programme - download bookletTraining – Our 2019-20 Training & Development Programme lists the wide range of training courses that we will be providing during the forthcoming academic year. Courses can be booked using the associated Booking Form.

You can e-mail training@mkpa.co.uk or call us on 01908 263033 to book your place.

Our regular courses include:

  • Paediatric First Aid for Childcarers
  • Level 2 Food Safety in Catering
  • Safeguarding Children – A Basic Awareness of Child Protection
  • Supporting and Including Children
  • Creative Play Workshop