Useful information for parents and carers about local and national support, information and advice services.
This free session is for parent/carers of children with disabilities or additional needs aged 0-16 .
Wednesday 1st November 10-12.30pm
Church Lounge Selly Oak Methodist, Langleys Rd, Birmingham B29 6HT
Old Park have invited us to share a coffee Morning which they are holding for parents, providing information about Wills and Trusts, supported by Higgs & Sons
please call Old Park School to book a place on: 01384 818905
Core Assets who are based on the Birmingham Road, Dudley have lots of experience of experience of working with children, young people and their families and will be running a Stepping Forward group.
Opportunity for young people aged 13+ to gain qualification (ASDAN accreditation)
A conference hosted by Dudley SENDIASS ‘Moving on from school to Post 16 education for young people with special educational needs’.
Would you like to meet other parents/carers of disabled children or children with additional needs?
In attendance will be Matt Bennett the educational advisor from Contact a Family, who will be able to answer any SEN educational based questions.
Support for parent/carers to complete EHCP Section A and help with EHCP transfer process.
Contact Kids Orchard Lye, Stourbridge:
Tel: 01384 423 868
Do you have a child who struggles at home or at school or both? They may have an SPD!
SI Practitioner /Occupational Therapist
Will be giving a talk on: Sensory Integration and the challenges met by children with sensory processing difficulties (SPD) their families, teachers and carers
Dates for college visits for parents whose children are nearing transition from school, arrange by Connexions advisor
Service for technology based aids and adaptations within the home
Support information for those who have suffer the loss of a child
Contact information for domestic abuse support services
Service available to some families to support with the care of their disabled child
Contacting the NHS when medical assistance is needed
Information regarding entitlement to Free School Meals
Looking after yourself!
Grant for families of children with disabilities
Newlife service loaning play equipment to children with disabilities
Group family support
Positive Parenting Programme
Befriending support for parents of disabled children
Support for families affected by alcohol misuse
Advice regarding self-harm
Changes to DLA for individuals aged 16+
Confidential helpline manned by qualified Nurses with specialist health and social care experience.
Reading group supporting Asian women
by Emily Perl Kingsley
Pens Meadow School
Ridge Hill, Brierley Hill Road
Pens Meadow 01384 818945