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What's New?

What's New?

UCL Discover Summer School for D/deaf and hard of hearing students
The Discover UCL Summer School is an exciting three day residential programme exclusively for D/deaf and hard of hearing students in Year 11 and 12. It’s an opportunity to find out what university is really like – students will even stay in halls and attend taster lectures! http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/youth-offer/things-to-do/summer-programmes-and-activities-2017/ucl-discover-summer-school-for-d-deaf-and-hard-of-hearing-students/

FREE Tai Chi and Zumba for People with Sight Loss
6 weeks of Tai Chi followed by 6 weeks of Zumba for adults with visual impairments
http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/youth-offer/things-to-do/hobbies/physical-activity/free-tai-chi-and-zumba-for-people-with-sight-loss/

Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): Workshops for parents and carers
These two hour workshops offer support and information for parents and carers of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The workshops will be run by Speech and Language Therapists and other professionals. http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/training-and-drop-ins/training-personal-development/understanding-autism-spectrum-disorder-asd-workshops-for-parents-and-carers/

Southwark Visual Impairment Team and Inclusive Technology Event for Parents
The Southwark Visual Impairment Team would like to invite all parents/carers of children and young people in Southwark who have a visual impairment to attend our parent’s event. Each of the speakers will provide information on how their organisations can support you and how we in Southwark can signpost you to support for Visual Impairment through the Local Offer. http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/education/specialist-services-offered-by-the-council/visual-impairment-team/southwark-visual-impairment-team-and-inclusive-technology-event-for-parents/

Summer Events for Southwark Families
Contact a Family has arranged a calendar of activities for young people and their families. http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/leisure/holiday-play-and-activities/summer-events-for-southwark-families/

Walworth Gardens needs you!
Walworth Garden is 30 years old this year and to celebrate this we are hosting a series of free events over the last weekend in July.
http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/youth-offer/employment/weekly-opportunities-bulletin/

NCS 2017 Summer Programme
The summer programme is a great way to spend part of your summer. It runs for approximately three weeks with various start dates in June, July and August. http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/youth-offer/things-to-do/summer-programmes-and-activities-2017/ncs-2017-summer-programme/

Iconic Steps
The Iconic Steps team is intent on creating revolutionary content and pooling our skills to cultivate the talents of the producers of tomorrow. We provide exceptional training courses for budding filmmakers and daydreamers aged 16 to 25, all geared towards ensuring financial stability and goosebump-inducing futures for our youths, and we are excited to have links with the British Film Institute and various production companies. http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/youth-offer/things-to-do/summer-programmes-and-activities-2017/iconic-steps/

Get Started in Film
The Prince’s Trust & Iconic Steps have teamed up to offer a FREE one-week course:
Work alongside industry professionals to explore the process of filmmaking
Screen your film at an end of programme Celebration Event at the British Film Institute (BFI)
http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/youth-offer/employment/weekly-opportunities-bulletin/

Southwark Summer Holiday Scheme
• Week 1 – 31st July - 4th August For high ability/aspergers 8-19 years (this will be split by age depending on demand)
• Week 2 – 7th-11th August For higher complex needs 13-19 years
• Week 3 – 14th-18th August Girls only 8-19 years
• Week 4 – 21st-25th August Higher complex needs 8-13 years
http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/leisure/holiday-play-and-activities/southwark-summer-holiday-scheme/

Apple Summer Camp
Kids aged 8 to 12 can expand their digital creativity through hands-on projects with experts at Apple. Campers choose one of three tracks, then spend 90 minutes a day for three days at a local Apple Store immersed in the subject of their choice.
http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/leisure/holiday-play-and-activities/apple-summer-camp/

Nimble Arts- Holiday Clubs
Nimble Arts is no ordinary childcare provider. Our unique Creative Holiday Clubs offer far more than your average activity sessions…we offer a daily adventure in a new world of arts, crafts, time travel, creative technology, history, animation, film, circus skills, animal encounters, mysteries, magic, music, drama and so much more.
http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/leisure/holiday-play-and-activities/nimble-arts-holiday-clubs/