We are delighted to be joined by the following services during the Big SEND Information Day.
SENSORY, PHYSICAL & OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY (SPOT) Services 12-6pm
Providing Sensory (vision and hearing) advice, treatment programs and support within Schools, Home and other settings. Alongside PIMS who provide training, advice and support for pupils/students with physical issues that could effect their successful attendance in school/nursery, e.g. to advise about access issues, toileting management, moving and handling for staff, Evac planning and medication regulated needs whilst in School/nursery. OT focuses on specialist seating and postural management, complex moving and handling issues/solutions, advisors to PIMS re complex access issues into and from school, health and safety advisors elements for some children. Major adaptations experts and advisors – providing services in the Home, schools, respite accommodation, hospitals etc;
Created by parents to make the difference; Home From Home Care provides specialist residential care to adults (18+) with learning disabilities and complex needs, including autism, epilepsy, complex health needs, sensory needs, behaviours that challenge, mobility needs & PMLD and associated mental health needs. We design bespoke support packages and tailor environments to suit each individual’s needs. We use creative solutions and technology to promote independence, support individuals to lead fulfilled and active lives and build on the life skills that young people have been taught at school and college.
Niki works with children and adults of all ages and abilities; offering 1:1 or up to 10 in a group.
Rainbow Kids sessions and different massage therapies.
Rainbow Kids- story massage, basic yoga stretches and guided story meditation to name a few.
Indian Head Massage
All adapted to individual need. Niki,s purpose as a qualified carer and massage therapist is to include all people and support young people and adults and offer complimentary therapies through play and relaxation to live a happier and healthier life in this fast paced modern life. Niki meets a small number of children in employed work which is why she is trying to reach others outside her now part time employment.
SEND SEMH Independent school 12-3
National Energy Action
Energy and money saving advice. Including help to understand heating controls, switch energy suppliers, apply for discounts on bills.
Children’s World supports inclusion for ALL children through drama, performance, film-making and FUN!
Based in Glastonbury, Children’s World was founded in 1981, to provide educational, social and emotional benefits to children, with particular focus on special needs.
Children’s World delivers unique film, performance and drama based workshops in a variety of settings in Somerset and, occasionally, elsewhere in the UK and internationally.
All our workshops and activities support and encourage inclusion for all children:
Workshops for children with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Workshops for children with Severe Learning Difficulties
Workshops for children with Moderate Learning Difficulties/Emotional or Behavioural Difficulties
Community activities accessible to all
Registered charity no. 1172322 (previously 282743)