A free event for parents & carers of children & young people with special educational needs and disabilities.
A great opportunity to meet other parents and carers, share ideas, and find out what’s available for your child/young person in Gloucestershire.
Thursday 13th October 2016
10.00 a.m. until 3.00 p.m.
Churchdown Community Centre, Parton Road, Churchdown, GL3 2JH
** Please note: Places are limited and MUST be booked **
Book your tickets online here or phone us on 0800 158 3603 or 01452 389345
|Information Day Event Schedule|
10.00 a.m. – 10.30 a.m.
Registration and Coffee
Introduction and welcome
Strategy & Development Manager – Carers Gloucestershire
|10.30 a.m. – 11.00 a.m.||Key Note Speech – Supporting Children and Young People with SEND in Early Years and Mainstream Settings||Sarah Hylton
SEND Service Manager
|11.00 a.m. – 11.45 a.m.||Helping Children & Young People to Manage Anxiety||Suzanne Barker & Bridget Gwynne
Children and Young Peoples Service (CYPS) Primary Mental Health
|11.45 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.||Information on Early Help & The Disabled Children and Young People’s Service||Chloe Neathway
Assistant Team Manager DCYPS
Team Manager Families First Plus
(Forest & Stroud Districts)
|LUNCH – 12.30 p.m. until 1.30 p.m.|
1.30 – 2.00 p.m.
|Puberty & Sexual Health – Children and Young People with SEND||Suzanne Rollinson & Teresa Ricaud
Children and Young Peoples Service (CYPS) Community Learning Disabilities Team
2.00 – 2.30 p.m.
|Post-16 Further Education SEND Support||Cat Murphy
SEND Manager Gloucestershire College
Places on the two workshops that are taking place after lunch are limited and will be allocated on a ‘first come, first served’ basis. Please sign up to these workshops when you arrive on the day.
Alternatively you may wish to take the opportunity to speak with representatives from the variety of service providers on each of the information stands.
SEND Early Help Advisors
Challenging Behaviour Project
Parent Carer Network
Forwards Job Club / Enablement Team
Family Information Service
National Star College (refreshments and lunch provided by StarBistro)
or phone us on 0800 158 3603 or 01452 389345