Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Information

Autism
National Autistic Society - www.autism.org.uk
Autism East Midlands - www.autismeastmidlands.org.uk
 
Autism East Midlands Nottingham Family Support Hub (Harby Lodge, Pelham Road, Nottingham NG5)
 
The Hub provides a regular meeting point for families affected by autism. They provide activities for children, families can gain support, specialist training and advice. These are free drop-in sessions and the whole family are welcome to attend. For more info contact Ben Rodgers ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
 
Dates below (4:00-8:00pm)
24th April 2017
15th May 2017
19th June 2017
17th July 2017
21st August 2017
18th September 2017
16th October 2017
20th November 2017
18th December 2017
 
Autistic Spectrum drop-in mornings at the Children's centre (City hospital campus, Hucknall Road, Nottingham, NG5 1PB, 0115 8831156/57/58)
 
Drop-in mornings are a chance for parents/carers to meet with other parents/carers and to chat to workers from Health and social services and Autism East Midlands. You will also be able to borrow items from the information service (library).
 
Dates below (10:00-12:30)
17th May 2017 - Supporting brothers and sisters
Speaker: Linsey Atkins
(paediatrician and social worker available if you need to talk to one)
 
21st June 2017 - Autism in girls
Speaker: Nikki Stevenson
(paediatrician and social worker available if you need to talk to one)
 
19th July 2017 - Feeding and diet issues in ASD
Speaker: Debbie McDermott
(paediatrician and social worker available if you need to talk to one)
 
ADHD
National Attention Deficit Disorder Information and Support Service - www.addiss.co.uk
ADHD Solutions - www.adhdsolutions.org
 
Monthly ADHD Support Group run by ADHD solutions (Southglade children's centre, Southglade Road, Nottingham NG5 5GU)
 
Dates below (9:30 – 12:00)
9th May 2017
13th June 2017
11th July 2017
12th September 2017
10th October 2017
14th November 2017
12th December 2017
 
For further details please contact ADHD solutions on 0116 2610711 or Southglade Children's centre on 0115 8761890
 
Dyslexia
British Dyslexia Association - www.bdadyslexia.org.uk