|DATE OF MEETING||SPEAKER AND SUBJECT|
|Thurs 20th Jan||
Ellen Atkinson (Aspirations for Life) A campaign to raise aspirations and expectations for children and young people with learning disabilities; with a particular focus on employment
|Thurs 17th Feb||Samantha Upchurch (Ed Psychologist) Advice on aspects of schooling for children with SEN. |
|Thurs 17th March||Margaret Casey (St Elizsabeths Centre) Information on what the centre provides for children and young people with SEN.|
|Thurs 21st April||Easter Break - no meeting |
|Thurs 19th May||Vic Hobson (Mudlarks) Gardening project to provide community opportunites for people with SEN|
|Thurs 16th June||Dawn Owen ( Parent Partnership) Advice on what support schools should be expected to provide for children with SEN.
|Thurs 21st July||No speaker - time to relax before schools break up|
|Thurs 18th August||no meeting - Summer holidays. CHIPS summer playschemes.|
|Thurs 15th Sept||KIDS at "The HUB" - come and meet the team and find out what services they are offering.|
|Thurs 20th Oct||Eldfired Becker (Transition Team) Advice about the new opportunities and choices available to young people leaving school.|
|Thurs 17th Nov||Emma Metcalf (Guideposts Trust) Providing direct services in the community for vulnerable people including those with disabilities and children with SEN.|
|Thurs 15th Dec||No speaker - time to relax and unwind before Christmas holidays start|
Sessions also include time for parents to chat and to opt out of speakers, if wished.
Refreshments 50p – Children welcome, crèche available