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Sam and the Spider Competition!

October 22, 2018

The story of Sam and the Spider was written by the children and young people of The Multi-Schools Council with … Read more

Managing feelings and emotions session at Halstead Preschool

August 31, 2018

In preparation for world mental health day (10th October 2018), Halstead Preschool organised a ‘managing feelings and emotions’ session at … Read more


August 20, 2018

** An error was identified from colleagues from the voluntary sector/charities trying to complete the survey, which meant they were … Read more

Max Card free application

August 16, 2018

Shortbreaks for Disabled Children and young People are offering free Max Cards to Essex County Council residents (excluding Southend and … Read more

New autism-specific apprenticeship scheme in Essex

The National Autistic Society (NAS) has been selected to develop and pilot an autism-specific apprenticeship scheme, which will help get … Read more

New Guidance for Essex Settings – Supporting Preschool Children with a Hearing Impairment

July 4, 2018

1.5 in every thousand live births have a congenital, permanent hearing impairment (rising to 1 in a hundred for neonatal … Read more

iSEssex Independent Support Programme closed on the 31st July 2018

July 3, 2018

InterAct is proud to have led the iSEssex Independent Support Programme over the last 4 years. Working alongside their partners, … Read more

Special Senses Day at Colchester Zoo

Special Senses Day is an annual inclusive event that aims to make the zoo more accessible for all abilities. Throughout … Read more

Boccia Taster Day June 2018

June 20, 2018

On Tuesday 5th June 2018, 13 pupils from both Mid and West Quadrants attended a session run by the Physical … Read more

Local Offer Facebook Posts – How to Stay Connected!

June 1, 2018

Facebook’s recent incident of data misuse by analytics firm, Cambridge Analytica, prompted Facebook to deeply address the privacy of users … Read more