Autism & BME Families Workshop
NEMFLA invites all parents, carers and family members to the the Autism & BME Families workshop. http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/training-and-drop-ins/training-personal-development/autism-and-bme-families-workshop/
The Mahadevi Yoga Centre
The MahaDevi Yoga Centre offers 1:1 sessions of yoga therapy to children with special needs to help them build balance, strength and confidence. http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/leisure/physicalactivity/mahadevi-yoga-centre/
Early Years SEND Inclusion Fund (SENDIF)
The Government has introduced new measures to support children with SEND, one of which is the SEND Inclusion Fund.
Local authorities and providers must have regard to the SEND 0-25 Code of Practice (2014) and be able to demonstrate how they are implementing a graduated approach to support all children with special educational needs or a disability to fulfil their potential. http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/education/education-funding/early-years-funding/early-years-send-inclusion-fund--sendif-/
Stop and Search Guidance
Read and download the latest publication Stop and Search: A Guide for Parents and Children. The guide has been made in consultation with parents’ groups, children and young people who have been stopped and searched. http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/youth-offer/staying-safe/stop-and-search-guidance/
Improving mental wellbeing
Since October 2016, NHS Southwark Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Southwark Council have been working with NHS organisations, the voluntary and community sector, users of services, carers, and local residents to develop Southwark's mental health and wellbeing strategy .http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/have-your-say/sen-surveys/improving-mental-wellbeing/
The SEND Masterclass is aimed at staff who work with families across the local area. Click here for available dates in 2017/18.
2e (twice exceptional) STEM Workshop
Imperial College London is pleased to offer our first STEM workshop for 2e (twice exceptional) students on 20th and 21st September 2017 (10am-3pm) at Imperial’s South Kensington campus in London. This event is for students in Y10-12 and their teachers or parents. 2e is twice exceptional or gifted with a learning difference (e.g. Dyslexia, dyspraxia- Aspergers).
Southwark Fire Cadets
Fire Cadets is a uniformed youth organisation that runs out of Old Kent Road fire station one evening a week (Wednesday) from 18:00-21:00 for one academic school year. The cadets get full uniform and work towards a BTEC Level 2 in the Fire & Rescue Service and enables young people to improve their confidence while also learning about:
Extraordinary Bodies come to Peckham Festival!
Peckham Festival is looking for 20 special individuals to join Extraordinary Bodies on their creative exploration of Peckham. Who knows what you will discover, and who you will meet…
K10 Apprenticeship Opportunities
K10 offer construction apprenticeship Opportunities all over London.
Cycle Skills (Cycle Confident)
Whether you are a first time rider or a regular cyclist looking to improve your skills, our free 1-to-1 sessions are tailored to suit your individual abilities and goals. http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk/youth-offer/things-to-do/hobbies/physical-activity/cycle-skills--cycle-confident-/