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Childminder SEND Enquiry Mailbox

February 23, 2018

In an Essex childminder survey (Autumn 2017) conducted by the Specialist Teaching and Preschool Service, 97% of respondents said that … Read more

Essex pupils take part in boccia taster sessions

February 5, 2018

On Tuesday 23 January, ten children from North-East Essex attended a Boccia taster session at Holland Haven Primary School, Clacton. … Read more

You’ve Got Dragons – Accessible New Show Comes to Broadway

January 29, 2018

Taking Flight Theatre have put together an accessible new show which will be touring England this spring, and coming to … Read more

My Future Choices Magazine – Council for Disabled Children

December 7, 2017

My Future Choices is a free magazine for disabled young people, their families and people who support them. Since 2003 the … Read more

InterAct Activity Programme January-March 2018

December 6, 2017

InterAct’s new January – March 2018 Programme is here! From hand drumming to Spice Girls and the world’s tallest and … Read more

Families inFocus Essex – November E-Bulletin

November 17, 2017

Families InFocus (Essex) have released their November E-Bulletin with lots of interesting information and activities for you and the family: … Read more

Disney’s The Lion King goes autism-friendly!

November 15, 2017

The Lion King Venue: Lyceum Theatre, 21 Wellington St, London WC2E 7RQ Date: Sunday 3rd June 2018, 1.30pm Tickets: Varied … Read more

Help create a SEND Strapline for the Year of SEND

November 9, 2017

The Essex local area is aiming to bring about meaningful change for children and young people who have special educational … Read more

Free Santa letter for blind children

October 16, 2017

Blind or partially-sighted children can write to Santa and get a free reply in Braille, audio or large print. What … Read more

Young SEND Commissioner Training

September 28, 2017

Essex County Council has to ensure that children and young people have a voice in the services they receive and … Read more