Take a look at our current and paste events below
Monday 13th January 10am to 12.30pm Morrisons Café, Netherfield NG4 2PA
Meet up Monday Crystals & Wellbeing with Guest speaker, Lisa Mounteney
Wednesday 5th February Wetherspoons, Hucknall, Pilgrim Oak 44 High St, NG15 7AX
Breakfast Club, Breakfast or Cuppa & Chat with other SEND parents/ carers
Starting Friday 7th February to Friday 1st May 10am to 12.30pm 10 sessions,
solution focussed course for parents/ carers (term time) at Morrisons, Netherfield, Discounted breakfast and cuppas included
“Confident Carers, Confident Kids” filled with confidence exercises for carers (to share with their kids)
MEET UP MONTHLY
We host a monthly meet up for parents, carers, course participants and course alumni on the second Monday of every month. This is an opportunity for our members to share a cuppa and a catch up and be inspired by guest speakers. Originally held at Derrymount Special School.
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DR WENN LAWSON – comes to Nottingham!
We are delighted to welcome (for a long awaited return visit to Nottingham) Dr Wenn Lawson, for a special seminar event at Broadway Media Centre on MONDAY 20th MAY, 11am.
To book for this event follow this link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/an-audience-with-dr-wenn-lawson-world-renowned-expert-in-autism-tickets-59886845166?fbclid=IwAR1WEwLx-Ha-2axPtLFA3Dki_wmHs2BSbzXPTwcbLQeAFoxorGMJKqLG62o
Dr Wenn (PhD) an autistic lecturer, psychologist, researcher, advocate, writer and poet has passionately shared his professional and personal knowledge re: Autism, for 25 years. He has written and/or contributed to over 20 books and many papers.
He is a tutor for the University of Birmingham’s Masters in Autism course, participant with the autism Co-Operative Research centre (ACRC) Australia, member of the ‘I CAN’ board, Australia, residing on the editorial board for the journal AUTISM IN ADULTHOOD. Dr Wenn consults for the South Australian Government, is a family man with autistic and non-autistic children and grand-children. In 2017 he presented to the United Nations on matters of Autism and ageing.
An Audience with Dr Wenn Lawson is an event designed for parents, carers, adults on the autistic spectrum and for education, health and care professionals.
Dr Wenn will be presenting stories from his life and sharing strategies to help autistic individuals.
Following his presentation there will be a Q & A session.
Breakfast Club is an opportunity for our friendly group of parents/carers to meet in different venues (that offer affordable breakfasts) We welcome all parents/carers of children/adults with additional needs – please share widely – all are welcome.
Accessible Training Events
Include but not limited to:
- Disability Awareness
- Mental Health and Autism
- Workshops with Speakers
- Events with Speakers
Bespoke Staff training to meet the needs of social enterprises, charities, educational providers, health services, social services and care providers.
Training includes but not limited to:
- Peer led learning events for service providers with families of disabled people in the community
- Sensory modulation awareness workshops
- Events delivered by specialist speakers and trainers
- Training the service providers to deliver relevant and helpful support
- Raising community awareness of the experiences of socially isolated/ socially excluded groups
Support Projects for Families
- Providing parents and families with necessary tools and support to help manage challenging home lives
- Creating bespoke solutions which supply innovative projects, products and services to meet the needs of identified families
- Providing relevant and helpful crisis support