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Contact - Webinars for Parents and Carers

24 Jul 2020,

Our colleagues at Contact are facilitating the following webinars across the summer holidays for parents and carers:

Money Matters - for parents of young children with additional needs

An over view of benefits, DLA, Carers Allowance, grants available, discounts on utilities, leisure, discounts for carers. Accessing services for support with applications. Local information and helplines. Dispelling myths around benefits. Also covers Covid 19-related financial updates.

Thursday 30th July 10:00 am

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Thursday 6th August 12:00 pm

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Money Matters - for parents of children aged up to 16 with additional needs

An over view of benefits, DLA, Carers Allowance, grants available, discounts on utilities, leisure, discounts for carers. Accessing services for support with applications. Local information and helplines. Dispelling myths around benefits. Also covers Covid 19-related financial updates.

Tuesday 28th July 7:30 pm

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Encouraging Positive Behaviour in Young Children

Gain a better understanding of why young children with additional needs behave the way they do. Learn ways to handle difficult situations in a calm, stress-free manner. Explore ways of supporting and encouraging your child and how to get support and help. 

Wednesday 22nd July 10:00 am

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Wednesday 12th August 7:30 pm

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Encouraging Positive Behaviour in children aged up to 16

Gain a better understanding of why children with additional needs behave the way they do. Learn ways to handle difficult situations in a calm, stress-free manner. Explore ways of supporting and encouraging your child and how to get support and help.

Thursday 6th August 7:00 pm

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Wellbeing for parents of children with additional needs

Understand clearly what stress is & how it affects you. Identify new ways of coping with stress & reducing your stress levels. Try new stress busting ideas until you find ones that fit with you! 

Wednesday 29th July 12:00 pm

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Thursday 13th August 10:00 am

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Helping your young child sleep

Gain a better understanding of sleep processes, why sleep problems may occur for young children and possible causes. The importance of sleep and the effect on the whole family. Suggestions for what might help and where to get support.

Tuesday 4th August 7:30 pm

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Support for speech and language issues in young children

This workshop will help you to think about how you can best communicate with your child and how you can share this knowledge with those in their early years and school settings.

Tuesday 28th July 10:00 am

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Wednesday 5th August 12:00 pm

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The Bradford SEND Local Offer is a free and impartial service provided by Bradford Council. The information contained within the website is available for the purposes of identifying services and provision that are available to children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities. This information does not represent a recommendation or an endorsement of a Service or Provider and neither does the Bradford Council or its partners make any representations or warranties as to the accuracy of the information.

Anyone seeking to use or access a service or provision is responsible for undertaking their own checks to determine the suitability and fitness for purpose of that service and provision. Some providers will be registered and inspected by external agencies, such as Ofsted or the Care Quality Commission. Anyone working with children and young people will be required to have appropriate Disclosure and Barring Service Check (the replacement for the Criminal Record Check), safeguarding policies and insurance in place, which they should make available to you on request.