Herts Inclusive Theatre

‘Herts Inclusive Theatre’ is coming to Stevenage from 21st April! “Herts Inclusive Theatre (HIT) use the arts and wellbeing practices to build confidence, develop skills and give participants and their families memorable, enjoyable life experiences where everyone is encouraged, valued, supported and has their part to play. Led by experienced practitioners, the workshops are open … Read more

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Online Parenting Groups with Family Lives

‘Family Lives’ are offering several online parenting groups this term, funded by Hertfordshire County Council. Please see below for details of the following groups: ‘Bringing up Confident Children’ (for parents of children with SEN – 8 weeks) ‘Bringing up Confident Children’ (for parents of children with ADHD/ASD – 6 weeks)

‘Supporting Links’ free courses for parents

‘Supporting Links’ are offering a number of free, online, 6-week courses for parents this term. Please find information below about the following courses, as well as details about how to book a place on them: Understanding behaviour in your child with additional needs; Talking Dads; Talking Families

MindEd website

If you feel your child’s, or your own, mental health or wellbeing has been negatively affected by the current situation, there is some useful advice on the MindEd website, the link for which is below. https://www.minded.org.uk/

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SEND advice lines for parents

Please find below an updated list of the SEND advice lines available to parents and carers, with days and times.

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Free ADD-Vance Workshops Spring 2021

Please find below a flyer advertising the free online workshops offered to parents and carers of those with diagnoses of (or suspected) ADHD or Autism. These can be booked by following the link on the flyer. I understand that new dates have been published for the very popular 5-week course, ‘Understanding ADHD and Autism’. Booking … Read more

Beginning of the Journey – Understanding the SEN World

NESSie are offering a forum which aims to: Help parents to develop an understanding of and the language of the SEN system  Support parents to understand and describe their child’s needs  Discuss how best to work effectively in partnership with professionals.  Provide a space to explore how to manage the pressures of supporting a child/ren with additional needs. Date/TimeMonday, 25 January 202110:00 am – … Read more

Understanding Autism and ADHD

Please see below for details of free online 6 week courses for parents. The introductory course: Understanding Autism and ADHD, is usually very popular. As booking has opened up already, consider booking a place quickly, if you are interested, to avoid disappointment.