Events

  • SEND advice clinic (November)

    • Book a 30-minute individual appointment with a worker from SENDIAS, to talk about anything related to your child’s special educational needs or disability. For example, you may want to ask about your child’s support in school or college, EHC plans, SEN transport, health and social care services, disability benefits, and much more. These sessions are for parents who have not previously accessed support from SENDIAS. Booking essential.

      • WHEN
      • 11:00am - 1:00pm Wednesday 13th Nov 2019
      • Tickets
        • WHERE
        St Mary's Church and Community Centre,
        Bramall Lane,
        Sheffield,
        S2 4QZ
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  • Coffee morning with mental health services

    • Come and chat to other parents and get information from CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service) and Kooth (new online counselling service). There will be tea, coffee and CAKE! Pop in for a few minutes or stay for the whole session – no need to book. We welcome all parent carers, whatever their children’s needs, whether diagnosed or undiagnosed, mild or severe. Pre-schoolers and home-educated children welcome.

      • WHEN
      • 10:30am - 12:00pm Thursday 14th Nov 2019
        • WHERE
        St Mary's Church and Community Centre,
        Bramall Lane,
        Sheffield,
        S2 4QZ
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  • Annual General Meeting (AGM)

    • This is an open meeting, all welcome! We’ll hear a report from the chair, (re)elect our trustees, and review the annual accounts. Please book your place so that we can ensure we have enough chairs and biscuits available.

      • WHEN
      • 10:00am - 12:00pm Friday 15th Nov 2019
      • Tickets
        • WHERE
        Sheffield Carers Centre,
        Concept House,
        5 Young Street,
        Sheffield,
        S1 4UP
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  • Jumpstars trampolining (November)

    • This is a discounted, disability-friendly trampolining session for children and young people with additional needs and their siblings. £4 per jumper, Sheffield Parent Carer Forum members only. More information

      Please note: Children must be supervised by a responsible adult at all times. To ensure the safety of all participants, high-risk areas such as the Jump Tower and the Parkour area will be CLOSED during this session.

      • WHEN
      • 6:00pm - 7:00pm Tuesday 19th Nov 2019
      • Tickets
        • Disabled child: £4.00
        • Sibling: £4.00
        • Participating adult: £4.00
        • WHERE
        Jump Inc.,
        Meadowhall,
        Vulcan Road,
        Sheffield,
        S9 1EW
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  • Information day: Support for young children with additional needs

    • A free information event for parents of children aged 0-5 years

      • Do you have concerns about your child’s development?
      • Has your child recently been diagnosed with a disability?
      • Are you unsure where to turn to for advice and support?

      Find out what’s available: visit our information marketplace, pick up leaflets and talk to representatives from over 25 organisations.

      Meet other parents: chat to other parents in a similar situation and share tips and ideas.

      Enjoy a free lunch: A free buffet lunch will be served between 12pm and 1pm. Booking essential!

      Children welcome – toys provided! Pop in at any time, and stay as long as you like!

      • WHEN
      • 10:00am - 1:00pm Tuesday 26th Nov 2019
      • Tickets
        • WHERE
        St Mary's Church and Community Centre,
        Bramall Lane,
        Sheffield,
        S2 4QZ
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  • Education subgroup meeting

    • Please come along to our Education subgroup to talk to other parents about special educational needs, swap useful information, and help us influence education policy in Sheffield. This is a friendly and informal group, and new members are always welcome. No specialist knowledge required – being a parent is enough!

      No need to book, just turn up.

      • WHEN
      • 10:00am - 12:00pm Friday 29th Nov 2019
        • WHERE
        St Mary's Church and Community Centre,
        Bramall Lane,
        Sheffield,
        S2 4QZ
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