Local SEN Events
Autism Support Groups – LATEST NEWS!
The new Plymouth Autism Hub are starting free sessions for young people aged 16-19 years to be supported to come and make friends in a safe space. The Hub is on the 1st Floor of the 'Moments Community Cafe in New George Street. They also run 3 sessions a month for adults on the spectrum. Contact them on their FaceBook page - or email email@example.com
A new Autism Parents/ Carers Support Group is now running, once a month, daytime or evening free for parents / carers of a person any age with autism.
Our next meeting is on November 22nd at 7.15pm in Pomphlett Methodist Church Hall, and Nov 23rd at 10am in Devonport's Welcome Hall, 4 Fore Street, Devonport.
We are lucky enough to have a free parents workshop on 'Managing Anger/Anxiety' on December 6th from the NAS - booking essential. There is a Facebook Page here with the details on:Managing Anger/Anxiety Facebook Page
There are fun activities for youngsters aged 8 - 18 years with autism and mental health needs with Routeways in the Devonport Park Activity Centre. on the first Saturday of the month from 2.30pm - 4.30pm - e.g. Nov 4th and alternate Wednesdays at 4 -6pm, aimed at building our children's confidence and self-esteem.
They have a FB page too. Parents are welcome. Their website is:Routeways
- Developing Your Behaviour Toolkit
- STAR toolkit advice - Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Childnet - STAR SEN Toolkit website
- Facebook Checklist
- Girls and Autism: Flying Under the Radar
Plymouth Parent Carer SEND Conference 2018
Tuesday 22 May 2018, 9.30am-2.30pm
Plymouth Guildhall, City Centre, Plymouth
We are sending this out on behalf of Plymouth Parent Carer Voice to advise you that the Plymouth SEND Conference will be taking place on Tuesday 22 May 2018.
Booking is essential. There is an initial fee to register which can be refunded in full when you sign in on the day. To book please visit Eventbrite.
For further information please contact Plymouth Parent Carer Voice at firstname.lastname@example.org
Choose 4 talks from 8 offered
A light lunch will be provided
Drop-in sessions with profesionals and stalls
Booking is essential - please see facebook Plymouthpcv for details or use the qr code below
There is a fully refundable booking deposit
Oaks Rugby Inclusive
For Children with Additional Needs
Sundays 10:15am (term-time-only)
Held at the home ground of Plymstock Albion Oaks RFCSelect here to view for further details