Events

Matilda the Musical

Thursday 21 November 2019, 7pm Signed Performance 

Cambridge Theatre, Earlham Street, London WC2H 9HU

Access Ticket £35.00 call 0207087 7966 or Email: [email protected]

For more information and booking details Click here

Havering Para Arts Exhibition

4th – 14th November 2019

Fry’s Gallery Fairkytes Arts Centre Hornchurch

Open to all ages with SEND

All art forms welcome old or new.

Closing date for submissions 31st October 19

For more information 01708 434135 or [email protected]

Para Multi Sport

Thursday 22nd August 2019 1pm to 3pm 

YMCA, Rush Green Road, Romford

£2.00 per person age 5-25.

Parents to stay

Para Athletics

Monday 12th August  11.30am to 12.30pm

Hornchurch Stadium, Bridge Avenue, Upminster, RM14 2LX

£2.00 per person

Age 5 to 25

Parent/carers  to remain at session

Para Multi Sports

Thursday 8th August 2019 1pm to 3pm 

YMCA, Rush Green Road, Romford

£2.00 per person age 5-25.

Parents to stay

 

 

Para Multi Arts

Tuesday 6th August 1-2.30pm 

Fairkytes Arts Centre, 51 Billet Lane, Hornchurch, RM11 1AX

For Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

Suitable for ages 5+

£4.00 per person Parents and carers must be present.

Tickets must be booked in advance by either calling 01708 456308 or in person at Fairkytes Arts Centre.

For more details click here

Para Athletics

Monday 29th July 11.30am to 12.30pm

Hornchurch Stadium, Bridge Avenue, Upminster, RM14 2LX

£2.00 per person

Age 5 to 25

Parent/carers  to remain at session

The Ace Group TAGFEST 2019

27th July 2019 TAGFEST 2019 Musical Festival for People with Disabilities

Crooked Billet, Billet Lane SS17 0AR

Tickets £10.00 each carers and under 5’s free

Call Leah 07934 442 854 for bookings or click here

 

 

Ace Disco

Friday 19th July 19  7 pm to 9pm

Schools Out

The Community House Seabrooke Rise, New Road Grays RM17 6DR

19+ £5.00 per person, carers free.

You are permitted to bring your own alcohol if its consumed sensibly

For more information call 07934 442 854

All Age Autism Strategy Meeting

Wednesday 17th July 2019 10am to 12pm (refreshments from 9.30am) 

First Step Building Tangmere Crescent Hornchurch RM12 5PP

An All Age Autism Strategy for people with Autism and their families has been drafted. Although there have been strategies in the past relating to autism and previous pieces of work undertaken focusing on the needs of some people with autism; the All Age Autism Strategy this overarching and relates to people across all ages with Autism. Come along and give your views to representatives of  London Borough of Havering.

There will also be an update on Short breaks

Please click here to access the consultation and the All Age Autism Strategy Document.

 

 

 

Science Museum Night Owls

Saturday 6th July 19 6.45pm to 10.30pm

Science Museum Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London

Night Owls is a sensory friendly evening for young adults and adults (ages 16+) who need a quieter environment to enjoy the museum.

This event is suitable for people who benefit from visiting the museum free from the hustle and bustle of the general public (for example, those with autism spectrum conditions or sensory processing differences).

For more information and to book click here

Female Football Festival

Sunday 23rd June 19 11am to 1 pm 

Essex County Football Association

Lakeside Sports Ground, A1306 Arterial Road, Chafford Hundred, Grays, RM16 6DN

Fully inclusive including SEND

For further information contact [email protected]

Dawnosaurs

Saturday 22nd June 8am to 10pm

Natural History Museum, Cromwell  Road South Kensington SW7 5BD

Dawnosauras is a free event for children on the Autism spectrum and Learning Disabilities,  their siblings and family, free from the hustle and bustle of the general public.

Booking now open click here

or phone (0)20 7942 5000

 

Ace Disco

Friday 21st June 19 7 pm to 9pm

TAG meets T.O.W.I.E

The Community House Seabrooke Rise, New Road Grays RM17 6DR

19+ £5.00 per person, carers free.

You are permitted to bring your own alcohol if its consumed sensibly

For more information call 07934 442 854

The Autism Show

Friday 14 June: 10.00am – 5.00pm
Saturday 15 June: 10.00am – 4.00pm

ExCeL London, Hall Entrance N9, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London E16 1XL

Tickets Adult £16.00 in advance. £20.00 on the door

For more information and to book tickets in advance click here

Carers Week Celebration

11th June 19 12pm to 3pm

Havering Association for Disabilities, 1A Woodhall Crescent, RM11 3NN

Places must be booked in advance as spaces are limited

Telephone 01708 961111 email [email protected]

Relaxed Performance of the Lion King

Sunday 2nd June 2019  1.30pm

Lyceum Theatre

21 Wellington St, London WC2E 7RQ

These specially adapted performance are suitable for people with autism and learning disabilities,  with trained staff on hand, and dedicated quiet and activity areas set-up should anyone need to leave their seats. Tickets available £20, £30, £40, £45 and £49.50

For information and booking  click here

Or book directly by ringing 0207 420 8114

Para Art and Sport

Friday 31st May 2019 2pm to 3.30pm

My Place Centre, 343 Dagnam Park Dr, Romford RM3 9EN

£2.00 per person  with SEND – parents carers to stay

Tickets must be booked in advance either by calling 01708 431016 or in person at Fairkytes Arts Centre.

Para Multi-Sport

Thursday 30th May 2019 1pm to 3pm 

YMCA, Rush Green Road, Romford

£2.00 per person age 5-25.

Parents to stay

 

Swim 4 Disability

Wednesday 29th May- 2pm to 3pm 

Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre, Western Road, Romford

Regular entry fee for all ages

 

Para Arts

Tuesday 28th May 2019 1pm – 2.30pm 

Fairkytes Arts Centre, Billet Lane Hornchurch RM11 1AX

£4.00 per person with SEND – parent carer to stay

Tickets must be booked in advance by either calling 01708 456308 or in person at Fairkytes Arts Centre.

Swim 4 Disability

Monday 27th May 2019 2pm to 3pm 

Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre, Western Road, Romford

Regular entry fee for all ages

 

Relaxed Performance In the Willows

Thursday 23rd May 19 6pm 

In the Willows (based on Wind in the Willows)

Queens Theatre Billet Lane Hornchurch RM11 1QT

Tickets: Adults £21* Children £14.00* one carer free when accompanying a disabled adult or child.

For booking ring 01708 443333

(*+65p QNew Transformation Fee)

 

Special Children’s Day at ZSL London Zoo

18 May – 19 May 2019
Special Children’s Day is a unique annual event at ZSL London Zoo, welcoming children with special needs and their families and friends.

With increased specialist facilities and staff presence, as well as interactive events and discounted entry, Special Children’s Day is an exciting and exceptional event not to be missed.

For full details and how to book click here

Tower Bridge Autism Friendly Event

Saturday 18th MAY 19 09.15AM TO 10AM

Tower Bridge

Explore Tower Bridge’s iconic Walkways, Towers and Engine Rooms in a calm and relaxed atmosphere.

Our Autism Friendly Early Opening mornings, are perfect for people with autism and other needs, as well as their siblings, families and carers. Have the opportunity to take part in our family craft activities or try our Family Trail, which visitors can complete at their own pace.

Prices range from FREE to £8.70. Please select your entry time – there’s no limit on how long you can spend inside.

click here to book

Kids to Adults South

Thursday 16th May 2019 9.30am – 4.30pm

Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre
Farnborough, GU14 6FD
(for SAT Nav use GU14 6TQ – follow signs for Gate F)

Free. Children welcome

For more information and to download tickets please click here

Matilda the Musical

Thursday 9 May 2019, 7pm Signed Performance 

Cambridge Theatre, Earlham Street, London WC2H 9HU

Access Ticket £35.00 call 0207087 7966 or Email: [email protected]

For more information and booking details Click here

Science Museum Early Birds

4th May 2019 8am to 11am

Early Birds is a sensory friendly morning for families with children (ages 4 -15) who need a quieter environment to enjoy the museum.

For more information click here

 

London Mini Marathon

Sunday 28th April 

London Mini-Marathon is for young people aged 11-17 with physical or sensory impairments.

It is the opening event of the Mini London Marathon open to young people in two age category races: Under  14 & Under  17.

Boys & Girls UNDER 14

  • Must be at least 11 years old on 28 April 2019
  • Born between 1 September 2004 and 28 April 2007

Boys & Girls UNDER 17

  • Born between 1 September 2001 and 31 August 2004
  • Entry closes at 17:00 on Monday 8 April.

For more information click here 

CanalAbility

Sunday 28th April 2019 12pm to 6pm Free

Lock View, Burnt Mill Lane, Harlow Eeesx, CM20 2QS

No need to book just turn up rides from 12.30pm, first come first served.

Adapted canal boats, Games refreshments and music.

For further details call 01279 424444 or email [email protected]

Para Multi-Sport

Thursday 25th April 1pm to 3pm 

YMCA Rush Green Road Romford

£2.00 per person

Parents to Stay age 5-25 with additional needs

For booking and information click here or call 01708 431016

Swim 4 Disability

Wednesday 24th April 2pm to 3pm 

Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre Western Road Romford

Regular Entry Fee for all ages Carer Free

 

Emergency Services Family Fun Day

Wednesday 24th April 19 11am to 2pm 

First Step Tangmere Crescent Hornchurch RM12 5PP

Free entry, Craft Activities,  Stall,  Refreshments

Climb inside a police  car and a fire engine.

For more information contact First step 01708 556355

Science Museum Power UP – Sensory friendly session

Saturday 20th April 8.30am to 10am  Hands On Gaming Event 

Sensory friendly session, where you’ll be able to play more than 160 consoles, from retro

arcade classics through to the latest in VR technology, in a quieter environment.

Early Birds is a sensory friendly morning for families with children (ages 4 -15) who need a quieter environment to enjoy the museum. For more information visit https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/

Swim 4 Disability

Wednesday 17th April 2pm to 3pm 

Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre Western Road Romford

Regular Entry Fee for all ages Carer Free

 

Para Multi-Arts

Tuesday 16th April 1pm -2.30pm 

Fairkytes Arts Centre Billet Lane Hornchurch RM11 1AX

£4.00 Per person

Parents to stay age 5 to 25 with additional needs

For information and booking call 01708 456308

Para Art & Sport

Monday 15th April 11am to 12.30 pm

My Place 343 Dagnam Park Dr, Romford RM3 9EN

£2.00 Per person age 5 to 25 with additional needs

Parents to stay

For booking and more information click here

 

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