The Megacentre Rayleigh – Family Support

The MegaCentre Family Support team run programmes for local children and families.  They are lead by professional family support workers and aim to support families coping with a wide range of different needs.

They offer the following clubs and parent groups.

The Mix

  • SEN family club with activities including arts and crafts, Lego, games, sports
  • For 0 to 11 year olds with additional needs, parents/carers and siblings
  • Wednesdays, 4:30pm to 6pm (term time)

Dads and Kids

  • Father and kids club with activities including pool, table tennis, arts and craft, Lego, games and sports
  • For 4 to 11 year olds, fathers and father figures
  • Saturdays, 10am to 12pm (term time)

Twins Parent Group

  • Coffee morning for parents of twins (or more)
  • For twin babies (or more) and parents/carers
  • Provides support and advice, and a chance for children to play and make friends
  • First and third Thursday of the month, 1pm to 3pm (term time)

SEND Parents Group

  • Coffee morning for parents of children with additional needs
  • Provides, information support and advice
  • For parents/carers of children with any additional need
  • Third Friday of the month, 10am to 12pm (term time)

ADHD Parents Group

  • Coffee morning for parents of children with ADHD
  • Provides, information support and advice to help your child with ADHD (no diagnosis needed)
  • For parents/carers of children with ADHD
  • First Monday of the month, 10am to 12pm (term time)

Down Syndrome Baby and Toddler Group

  • Baby and toddler group for parents of children with Down Syndrome. There is also the opportunity to seek advice from specialist pre-school teachers and SENCOs
  • For babies and toddlers with Down Syndrome and their parents/carers
  • First Thursday of the month, 10am to 11.30am (term time)

Mega Monday

  • SEN soft play session
  • For 0 to 11 year olds with additional needs, parents/carers and siblings (there is some flexibility around age)
  • Third Monday of the month, 4.30pm to 6pm (term time)

Parentalk Course

  • Parentalk programmes are for parents/carers of primary and secondary school age children
  • For parents/carers
  • Please contact the Family Support Team to find out about the next course

How the service is accessed

Call or email.


Phone number

01268 779100

Operational locations

  • Rochford

Address

The Megacentre Rayleigh
7 Brook Road
Rayleigh
Essex
SS6 7UT

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