Events

Relaxed Performance of Beauty and Beast

Tuesday 2nd January 2018  6.30pm 

Queens Theatre Billet Lane Hornchurch

Tickets £13.50  one carer to go free

Ring 01708 443333 for tickets and more information

Paw Patrol Big Screen Tails Sensory Screening

Sunday 24th December 17 10.15 am 

Vue Romford host a sensory friendly screening designed to be an inclusive and welcoming environment for people with sensory sensitivities and their loved ones.

Sensory friendly adjustments include:

  • Sound and lights on low
  • No trailers
  • You are able to take your own food and drink
  • Freedom to move around the cinema if you want to.

Free entry for carers with a valid CEA card in the name of their child

Para Arts

Friday 22nd December 2017 1.30pm to 3.30pm 

Fairkytes Art Centre Hornchurch £3.00 per child

A fun afternoon of arts,crafts, music and a short film Merry Madagascar
For children with all disabilities and their siblings
To book call
01708 456308
or for more information email [email protected]

 

Para Swim Club

Sunday 17th Dec 17 12pm – 1.30pm

Chaffords Sports Complex, Lambs Lane South, Rainham RM13

Open to all ages 5+

£3.00 per session for people with SEND or additional need Free entry for carers. Standard prices for additional swimmers.

Parents to stay on site and to get in the pool if child/young person is not competent in the water

Call or text 07973 703458 for more information

Soft Play SEND Session

Sunday 17th Dec 9am to 11am 

Partyman World of Play, The Boardwalk, West Thurrock, Grays RM20 1WN

Dedicated session for children and young adults with special needs where they close the venue just for you.

Free

www.partymanworld.co.uk

Para Swim Club

Sunday 10th Dec 17 12pm – 1.30pm

Chaffords Sports Complex, Lambs Lane South, Rainham RM13

open to all ages 5+

£3.00 per session for people with SEND or additional need Free entry for carers. Standard prices for additional swimmers.

Parents to stay on site and to get in the pool if child/young person is not competent in the water

Call or text 07973 703458 for more information

Science Museum Early Birds

9th December 17 8am

Early Birds is a free event for families with children who are on the autism spectrum.

For more information about the Early Birds programme and to register click here.

Registration is necessary to ensure your family have booked their free places.
To register, call 0207 942 4000  or click on the link above.


Soft Play SEND Session

Wed 6th Dec 6pm till 8pm

Partyman World of Play, The Boardwalk, West Thurrock, Grays RM20 1WN

Dedicated session for children and young adults with special needs where they close the venue just for you.

Free

www.partymanworld.co.uk

Para Swim Club

Sunday 3rd Dec 17 12pm – 1.30pm

Chaffords Sports Complex, Lambs Lane South, Rainham RM13

open to all ages 5+

£3.00 per session for people with SEND or additional need Free entry for carers. Standard prices for additional swimmers.

Parents to stay on site and to get in the pool if child/young person is not competent in the water

Call or text 07973 703458 for more information

Havering Carers Forum

Tue 28th Nov 10:30am – 2:30pm

Are you a carer? Do you look after a relative or friend who depends on you for care and support?

Havering recognise the importance of carers.

A light lunch will be offered to carers only. Please inform carers services of any access or dietary requirements.

T. 01708 433021 E: [email protected]

Para Swim Club

Sunday 26th Nov 17 12pm – 1.30pm

Chaffords Sports Complex, Lambs Lane South, Rainham RM13

open to all ages 5+

£3.00 per session for people with SEND or additional need Free entry for carers. Standard prices for additional swimmers.

Parents to stay on site and to get in the pool if child/young person is not competent in the water

Call or text 07973 703458 for more information

Captain Underpants Sensory Friendly Screening

Sunday 26th November 2017 10.15am

On the last Sunday of the month, Vue host a sensory friendly screening designed to be an inclusive and welcoming environment for people with sensory sensitivities and their loved ones.

Sensory friendly adjustments include:

  • Sound and lights on low
  • No trailers
  • You are able to take your own food and drink
  • Freedom to move around the cinema if you want to.

Free entry for carers with a valid CEA card in the name of their child

Soft Play SEND Session

 Sunday 26th Nov 9am – 11am 

Partyman World of Play, The Boardwalk, West Thurrock, Grays RM20 1WN

Dedicated session for children and young adults with special needs where they close the venue just for you.

Free

www.partymanworld.co.uk

First Step Christmas Bazaar

Saturday 25th November 2017 12pm – 3:30pm

Tangmere Crescent, Hornchurch, RM12 5PP

Santa’s Grotto
Toys, Puzzles, Books
Christmas Presents
Games
Food & Drink
Stalls
& much more

Preparing for Adulthood Supported Internships webinar

Friday 24th November, 10.00am -11.00am

Supported Internships are personalised study programmes based primarily at an employer’s premises.  They are designed to better enable young people with an Education, Health and Care Plan to achieve sustainable paid employment by equipping them with the skills they need for the workplace.  For the young person, the internship should contribute to their long-term career goals.  For the employer, the internship must meet a real business need, with the potential of a paid job at the end of the programme of study, should the intern meet the required standard.

For more information or to book your place, go to https://supported-internships-webinar.eventbrite.co.uk

Para Swim Club

Sunday 19th Nov 17 12pm – 1.30pm

Chaffords Sports Complex, Lambs Lane South, Rainham RM13

open to all ages 5+

£3.00 per session for people with SEND or additional need Free entry for carers. Standard prices for additional swimmers.

Parents to stay on site and to get in the pool if child/young person is not competent in the water

Call or text 07973 703458 for more information

Meeting with the Children and Adults Disability (CAD) Service

Friday 17th November 2017 10am to 12pm (refreshments from 9.30am)

First Step Tangemere Crescent Hornchurch RM12 5PP

Come along to hear updates and give your views about subjects such as Education, Health and Care Plans, Short Breaks and the new free school in the borough. This is also your chance to find out more information and ask questions about these or any other services provided.

Places must be booked in advance as spaces are limited.

To book a place please telephone/text
07858 406933
or email
[email protected] by 12th November

Transition to Adult Life Seminar

Tuesday 14th November 10:00 – 14:30 

The latest Action for Kids seminar covers HOUSING, BENEFITS, EMPLOYMENT AND FINANCIAL PLANNING for young people with SEND

St Alban’s Centre, Baldwins Gardens, London EC1N 7AB

£15 including lunch for parents/carers.
Full details and booking CLICK HERE

Para Swim Club

Sunday 12th Nov 17 12pm – 1.30pm

Chaffords Sports Complex, Lambs Lane South, Rainham RM13

open to all ages 5+

£3.00 per session for people with SEND or additional need Free entry for carers. Standard prices for additional swimmers.

Parents to stay on site and to get in the pool if child/young person is not competent in the water

Call or text 07973 703458 for more information

Para Swim Club

Sunday 5th Nov 17 12pm – 1.30pm

Chaffords Sports Complex, Lambs Lane South, Rainham RM13

open to all ages 5+

£3.00 per session for people with SEND or additional needs, Free entry for carers. Standard prices for additional swimmers.

Call or text 07973 703458 for more information

Soft Play SEND Session

 Wednesday 1st Nov 6pm – 8pm 

Partyman World of Play, The Boardwalk, West Thurrock, Grays RM20 1WN

Dedicated session for children and young adults with special needs where they close the venue just for you.

Free

www.partymanworld.co.uk

Para Multi Sport

Tuesday 31st Oct 5pm – 6pm

Noak Hill Sports Complex, Noak Hill Road, Romford, RM3 7YA

£3.00 per person – pay in the hall not at the front desk.

Activities to include Tennis, Boccia, Table Cricket, Soft Play, Arts and Crafts and much more.

Open to all ages from 5+ with SEND and their siblings.

Free tea and coffee, all equipment supplied. No need to book just turn up.

For more information call or text 07973 703458

Soft Play SEND Session

 Sunday 29th Oct 9am – 11am 

Partyman World of Play, The Boardwalk, West Thurrock, Grays RM20 1WN

Dedicated session for children and young adults with special needs where they close the venue just for you.

Free

www.partymanworld.co.uk

Despicable Me 3 Sensory Friendly Screening

Sunday 29th October 2017 10.15am

On the last Sunday of the month, Vue host a sensory friendly screening designed to be an inclusive and welcoming environment for people with sensory sensitivities and their loved ones.

Sensory friendly adjustments include:

  • Sound and lights on low
  • No trailers
  • You are able to take your own food and drink
  • Freedom to move around the cinema if you want to.

Free entry for carers with a valid CEA card in the name of their child

Halloween Family Fun Day – A special needs inclusive children’s party for all

Saturday 28th October 2017 1pm – 5pm

Face painting (special needs trained)                  Glitter tattoos

Nail painting                                                           Sweet carts

Cupcake heaven                                                     Outdoor Halloween hunt

Arts and crafts                                                        Children’s Disco

Fancy Dress                                                             Games

Lots of fun activities for all ages

Book tickets via: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/unity-events-london-15192939…

Para Multi Sport

Thursday 26th Oct 1pm- 3pm

Central Park Leisure Centre, Gooshays Drive, Romford RM3 9LB

Activities to include Tennis, Boccia, Table Cricket, Soft Play, Arts and Crafts and much more.

Open to all ages from 5+ with a SEND and their siblings

£3.00 per person (pay in the hall not at the front desk), free tea and coffee, all equipment supplied.

No need to book just turn up. For more information call or text 07973 703458

Para Swim Session

Wednesday 25th October 2017 2pm – 3:30pm

Chaffords Sports Complex, Lambs Lane South Rainham RM13

£3.00 per person ages 5+ with SEND and their siblings

No need to book, just turn up.

For more information call or text 07973 703458

Para Arts

Tuesday 24th October 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Fun afternoon of arts, crafts and music for children 5+ to 25  with any disability at Fairkytes Art Centre

£3.00 per child, Parents Carers must remain with their children

Refreshments available to purchase

Places must be booked in advance via 01708 456308. For more information email [email protected]

For feedback from previous sessions click here 

Para Football

Mon 23rd October 2017 1pm to 2pm

Central Park Leisure Centre, Gooshays Drive, Harold Hill, RM3 9LB

£3.00 Per person open to all ages from 5+ with SEND and their siblings

call or text 07973 703458 for more information

Spooky Spectacular Halloween Disco for all ages

Friday 20th October 7pm – 9pm

Get together, dress up (carers too) and have some fun, The ACE Group, Drake Community Centre, RM16 6BZ

£5.00 per person entry, carers and under 5’s free of charge. Parents or carers are responsible for their own children/adults where required.

Snacks available to purchase (£2.00 should cover them), bring your own drink (alcohol permitted if consumed sensibly)

Any questions telephone 07934 442854 or Email [email protected]

Para Multi Sport

Tuesday 17th Oct 5pm – 6pm

At Noak Hill Sports Complex

£3.00 per person

Activities to include Tennis, Boccia, Table Cricket, Soft Play, Arts and Crafts and much more.

Open to all ages from 5+ with a SEND and their siblings

free tea and coffee, all equipment supplied.

No need to book just turn up.

For more information call or text 07973 703458

Positive Parents Health Meeting

Monday 16th Oct 2017 10am to 12pm 

Refreshments from 9.30am

At Positive Parents Office
Tangmere Crescent Hornchurch RM12 5PP

 with Clinical Commission Group, NELFT, BHRUT (Queens Hospital) and Healthwatch

This is your opportunity to raise any issues you have had and give your views on the health services you use to the people who have the ability to make changes.

Para Multi Sport

Tuesday 10th Oct 5pm – 6pm

At Noak Hill Sports Complex

£3.00 per person

Activities to include Tennis, Boccia, Table Cricket, Soft Play, Arts and Crafts and much more.

Open to all ages from 5+ with a SEND and their siblings

free tea and coffee, all equipment supplied.

No need to book just turn up.

For more information call or text 07973 703458

Para Athletics Celebration Event

Saturday 7th October  10AM – 12 noon 

At Hornchurch Stadium Bridge Avenue, RM14 2LX

Free admission and families, siblings and friends welcome

Prizes, giveaways and fun for all.

No Need to book just turn up

Call or text 07973 703458 for more information

Para Athletics

Wednesday 4th October  4.30pm – 5.45pm

At Hornchurch Stadium Bridge Avenue, RM14 2LX

Free admission and siblings most welcome

No Need to book just turn up

Call or text 07973 703458 for more information

Soft Play SEND Session

 Wednesday 4th Oct 6pm – 8pm  

Partyman World of Play, The Boardwalk, West Thurrock, Grays RM20 1WN

Dedicated session for children and young adults with special needs where they close the venue just for you.

Free

www.partymanworld.co.uk

Positive Parents - Opening Doors by Opening Minds

Supporting families of children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities in the London Borough of Havering