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Autism friendly late night screening at Woodside Drive in Cinema

Angry Birds (U) Autism special evening August 16th at 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm Woodside Drive in Cinema have joined forces with “Autism Together” for this special… Read more »

Aged between 11 and 19? Interested in Dance, Drama, Music, Photography, Technical Theatre, Youth Voice, Singing, Visual Arts?

Wirral is incredibly lucky to have a fabulous Arts Theatre in Pilgrim Street, Birkenhead. Dedicated, supportive staff work tirelessly to provide a diverse range of arts based… Read more »

Summer holiday swimming

Spotted this and thought it might come in handy whilst the children are off school this summer? With the Summer holidays fast approaching Wirral Leisure are offering a… Read more »

School Summer Holidays Activities at the HIVE

THE HIVE  –  located next to the new fire station on Bright St, in the centre of Birkenhead.    At The Hive they believe that every young person… Read more »

Helpful read as the school summer holidays start

Special Needs Jungle have published a really useful article to help Mums and Dads of disabled children over the school summer holidays. Parents’ top tips for summer… Read more »

Wirral CAMHS out of hours advice line

Extended opening hours to offer support when it’s needed. Wirral-CYP-Out-of-Hours-advice-line      

IPSEA October Training opportunity for SENCOS – SEND LAW FOR FRONT LINE STAFF

Thank you to Natalie from WIRED for making us aware of this IPSEA training course. It appears to cover lots of areas that you feedback you would… Read more »

Summer Term SEND Exchange for Wirral SENCO’s

Thanks to all the SENCO’s who took time out of their busy schedules to attend one of the two Exchanges at Birkenhead Town Hall. Thanks for your… Read more »

ADHD Foundation training slides  for SENCOs

  Wirral SENCO’s were invited to attend a complimentary days training run by the ADHD. It was a fantastic day and 80 SENCO’s benefited from attending this… Read more »

Parents and Carers Questionnaire – Please share your views!

Please take this valuable opportunity to have your say and shape the future of SEND provision here in Wirral. Below are 3 attachments, simply click on the… Read more »

FREE twilight training sessions for Wirral SENCOs

Clare Mount school are hosting 3 twilight sessions for all Wirral SENCO’s. Clare-Mount-June-18-Training-twilights-flyer

SEND Consultant Anita Devi invited to help with SEND Paperwork review

Last week a group of Wirral school’s SEND Co-coordinators and Headteachers worked alongside the Local Authority’s SEND team under the guidance of Anita Devi, SEND Consultant. The… Read more »

Early Help Networking Event ‘Spotlight on SEND’

This week the Local Offer has attended and presented at two Early Help events aimed at organisations working with and supporting families and young people across Wirral…. Read more »

Wirral Short Breaks Newsletter – April 2018

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Mandatory Training for all Wirral CAMHS staff

Today the Local Offer got to spread the word a little further! Senior Managers from Children and Adolescents Mental Health (CAMHS) asked the Local Offer and the… Read more »

School’s April SEND Information Exchanges – Best ever turnout!

Last week Wirral SENCO’s attended the termly SEND Information Exchanges at Birkenhead Town Hall. Some 106 attendees over the two sessions listened to presenters from the Children and… Read more »

Another fantastic read! Two in a week!

    North-West-Contact-Spring-2018-Newsletter Published by Contact, the charity for families with disabled children this is packed with useful information and signposts to help.  Contact support families with the best possible… Read more »

Another fab free event from Wirral Mencap – Leisure and Learn

Date for diaries – Thursday 17th May 2018 from 12.00 – 2.30pm at Birkenhead Park Rugby club Leisure-and-Learn-Event-Flyer  

Wonderful Wirral Childminders and the Local Offer

Last Saturday the Local Offer met up with a fantastic group of Wirral Childminders at an event held at the Village Hotel in Bromborough.         … Read more »

Spring 2018 edition of the North West SEND Regional Newsletter

Another great read! North-West-SEND-Regional-Newsletter-Spring-2018