Events

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]

Carers Week Celebration

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

Relaxed Performance of the Lion King

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

Special Children’s Day at ZSL London Zoo

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

Matilda the Musical

Starburst SEND Disco

21st March 2019 7pm – 10pm

Ashwells Country Club, Ashwells Road, CM15 9SE

Age 16+ UNDER 18’s to be accompanied by adult. Tickets £5.00 includes free soft drink and small buffet, support staff £3.00 (soft drink only)

For more details call frontline 01277218902 or www.facebook.com/club.starburst

Starburst SEND Disco

Carers Forum

Tuesday 19th March 10.30am to 2.30pm

YMCA Romford RM7 0PH,  No need to book just turn up

Would you like to meet other carers and meet representatives from the Local Council, Havering CCG as well as Havering Carers Hub Team.

Light Lunch provided. Please advise of any dietary requirements to:

telephone 01708 96111, email [email protected]

 

Carers Forum

Transition to Adult Life Seminar

Wednesday 27th February 2019 10am to 2.30pm Registration 9.30 

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

Transition to adult life seminar for young people and adults with SEND on Housing, Supported Living, Benefits and Financial Planning. Expert speakers, only £15 including lunch for parents and carer

For more information and to register click here

Transition to Adult Life Seminar

Kidspace Free SEN Session

Tuesday 26th February 19  7pm – 8pm

The Brewery, Waterloo Road, Romford, RM1 1AU

During this session the entire venue will be for SEN guests, allowing them exclusive use of the centre in a quieter, more controlled atmosphere.

Guests who would like to attend the SEN session will need to present a DLA letter or a letter from a medical professional confirming the diagnosis.

Entry £4.00 for one child and two accompanying adults,  siblings are welcome and will be charged at the normal sibling rate of £6.00.

For more information call 01708 768003.

Kidspace Free SEN Session

The Grinch Relaxed Screening

Sunday 24th February 10.15am 

Romford Vue, The Brewary
Tickets from £1.99
The lights will be low
The volume will be turned down
You will be able to take your own food and drink
You can walk around the cinema if you want to

The Grinch Relaxed Screening

Jump Evolution Support Session

Sunday 24th February 2019  8:30am – 10am

Spilsby Rd, Romford RM3 8SB

Fun for children with additional needs and their families

£6.00 per person, siblings welcome £12.00, carers free

 

Jump Evolution Support Session

Half Term Athletics

Friday 22nd February 2019 5pm to 6pm

Abbs Cross School, Abbs Cross Ln, Hornchurch RM12 4YB

Free, Parents and carers to stay, For ages 5-25 with SEND

For more information 01708 431016 or click here

Half Term Athletics

Half Term Para Arts and Sport

Friday 22nd February 2019 2.30pm to 4 pm

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

This session combines both Art and Sport into one! Open to children and young people with disabilities (S.E.N.D) with lots of fun to be had

.- £2pp, siblings welcome to attend
– Free tea and coffee available for parents/caregivers
– For ages 5 to 25 years

Parents and carers to stay

For booking and more information ring 01708 431016 or click here

 

Half Term Para Arts and Sport

Half Term Para Multi Sport

Thursday 21st February 19 1pm to 3pm 

YMCA ROMFORD

£2.00 Person parents/carers to stay

siblings welcome to attend
– Free tea and coffee available for parents/caregivers
– Art/crafts table for quiet play
– For ages 5 to 25 years

For information and booking 01708 431016 or click here

Half Term Para Multi Sport

Half Term Para Swimming

Wednesday 20th February 19 2pm to 3pm

Swim for Disability at Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre Romford

Carer goes free, £3.20 for children and concessions £4.20 for adults
– Pool pod available for access to main and teaching pool. Changing places with hoist and changing bed.

 

Half Term Para Swimming

Half Term Para Multi Arts

Tuesday 19th February 19 1pm -2.30pm

Fairkytes Arts Centre Hornchurch

£4.00 Per person parents and carers to stay

For more information and to book ring 01708 456308

Half Term Para Multi Arts

Wheelchair Rugby Taster Sessions

Thursday 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st January 2019 

YMCA, Romford (RM7 0PH) 7:30pm – 9:30pm
Cost: FREE

Havering Para Sport recently teamed up with GBWR Organisation and are seeking enthusiastic players aged 16+ to come and try their FREE Wheelchair Rugby sessions in 2019. No prior experience necessary!

Sessions are open to anyone with a physical impairment (friends and family are welcome to watch and support) with all equipment being provided – including chairs.

To reserve a place, please click here

Wheelchair Rugby Taster Sessions

ACE DISCO

Friday January 18th 2019 American Dream  (fancy dress optional)

The Community House, Sherfield Holuse Grays, RM17 6FJ

Snacks Available to purchase, bring your own drink (alcohol permitted if consumed sensibly).

£5.00 per person carers free

For more information email Leah at [email protected] or ring 07934442854

Creating the social scene for disabled adults 19+

ACE DISCO

Relaxed Performance of Jack and the Beanstalk

Wednesday 2nd January 2019 5.30pm

Signed performance Thursday 3rd January 2019  6.30pm

Audio-described performance Friday 4th January 1pm

Queens Theatre Hornchurch

Prices £12.50 to £29.00

For information and tickets please contact the box office on 01708 443333

 

Relaxed Performance of Jack and the Beanstalk

Para Arts

Thursday 20th December 18 1.30pm to 3.30pm 

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

For Children with SEND 5+ A fun afternoon of arts, crafts and music

Refreshments available to purchase Parents/carers must stay throughout, siblings welcome

£4.00 per child

For more information call 01708 434135 or to book call 01708 456308

 

Para Arts

The Snowman & Paddington Bear Relaxed Performance

Thursday 20th December 2018

Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AP

This double-bill of classic musical stories is suitable for children and adults with autism, sensory and communication impairments and learning disabilities as well as individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind and partially sighted.

Chill-out spaces will be available outside the auditorium, and BSL interpretation will be provided.

For more information click here. To book tickets call the Box Office on 020 7589 8212. Download the visual story 

The Snowman & Paddington Bear Relaxed Performance

SEND Early Explorer Mornings at the London Transport Museum

Saturday 15th December  08.30am- 10am

Covent Garden Piazza, W2CE 7BB

Tickets: advanced booking essential as places are limited please call 020 7565 7298 children and young people under 18 free, adults charged at general admission rate

For families with SEND, including Autisic Spectrum Disorder

for more information click here

SEND Early Explorer Mornings at the London Transport Museum

Science Museum Night Owls

Saturday 8th December 18.45 to 22.30

Free but booking is essential

This evening event enables young adults and adults to explore the Museum in an relaxed environment free from the hustle and bustle of the general public. This event is open to over 16’s.

For booking and more information click here 
Science Museum Night Owls

Autism Sing-along/Fun Club Open Day

Saturday 8th December  10.30am to 12.30pm

Harold Hill Library, 19A Farnham Road, Harold Hill, RM3 8ED

Free entry ages 4- 10 siblings welcome

Special Guest Speaker from National Autistic Society

For more information call Claire on 07792 665698

 

Autism Sing-along/Fun Club Open Day

Kidspace Free SEN Session

Tuesday 4th December 7pm – 8pm

The Brewery, Waterloo Road, Romford, RM1 1AU

During this session the entire venue will be for SEN guests, allowing them exclusive use of the centre in a quieter, more controlled atmosphere.

Guests who would like to attend the SEN session will need to present a DLA letter or a letter from a medical professional confirming the diagnosis.

Accompanied siblings are welcome and will be charged at a discounted admission rate.

For more information call 01708 768003.

Kidspace Free SEN Session

International Day of the Disabled Person

Monday 3rd December 18 9am – 4.30pm 

Havering Council in conjunction with The Salvation Army present “Removing the Barriers”

Salvation Army 49 HIGH Street, Romford, RM1 1JL

Free event (lunch Included)

ENTRY VIA TICKET ONLY

CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR TICKET

 

International Day of the Disabled Person

Hotel Transylvania 3 Relaxed Screening

Sunday 25th November at 10:15 am 

Romford Vue, The Brewary
Tickets from £1.99
The lights will be low
The volume will be turned down
You will be able to take your own food and drink
You can walk around the cinema if you want to

Hotel Transylvania 3 Relaxed Screening

Kidspace Free SEN Session

Sunday 25th November 8:15am – 9:15am

The Brewery, Waterloo Road, Romford, RM1 1AU

During this session the entire venue will be for SEN guests, allowing them exclusive use of the centre in a quieter, more controlled atmosphere.

Guests who would like to attend the SEN session will need to present a DLA letter or a letter from a medical professional confirming the diagnosis.

Accompanied siblings are welcome and will be charged at a discounted admission rate.

For more information call 01708 768003.

Kidspace Free SEN Session

ACE DISCO

Fri 16th Nov  7pm to 9pm ACE OUTER SPACE! (fancy dress optional)

Drake Community Centre  Drake Rd, Chafford Hundred, Grays RM16 6BZ

Snacks Available to purchase, bring your own drink (alcohol permitted if consumed sensibly).

£5.00 per person carers free

For more information email Leah at [email protected] or ring 07934442854

Creating the social scene for disabled adults 19+

ACE DISCO

Starburst Night Club

Thursday 15th November 2018 7pm to 10pm

A night of club music for those with and without a disability

Ashwells Country Club, Ashwells Road CM15 9SE

Age 16+ under 18’s to be accompainied by an adult

Tickets £5.00 per person includes soft drink and small buffet, support staff £3.00

For more details and to book 01277 218902

Starburst Night Club

Kidspace Free SEN Session

Tuesday 6th November 7pm – 8pm

The Brewery, Waterloo Road, Romford, RM1 1AU

During this session the entire venue will be for SEN guests, allowing them exclusive use of the centre in a quieter, more controlled atmosphere.

Guests who would like to attend the SEN session will need to present a DLA letter or a letter from a medical professional confirming the diagnosis.

Accompanied siblings are welcome and will be charged at a discounted admission rate.

For more information call 01708 768003.

Kidspace Free SEN Session

Skate 4 Disability session

Sunday 28th October 18 10am to 11.30am 

Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre, Western Road Romford

  • An area of the rink will be sectioned off for the session; the rest of the rink will be a general public skate.  This is however one of the quieter times in the rink
  • No music will be played in the rink although there will be noise from other skaters etc
  • Regular skate costs apply; also carers free entry, £2 skate hire
  • Wheelchairs can go on the ice
  • This is a skate session (rather than a lesson) and our usual ice marshals will be patrolling the ice
  • To register for this event please click here

 

Skate 4 Disability session

Spooky Day Out with Thomas

 27th and 28th October 2018 10:00 til 16:30 (trains run from 10:30)

East Anglian Railway Museum, Chappel Station, Colchester, Essex, CO6 2DS

Thomas the Tank Engine with a spooky twist, the perfect Halloween treat!

Calling all little engineers! Join Thomas, the number one blue engine, as he visits the East Anglian Railway Museum for a day of spooky family fun. The Fat Controller will also be on hand to make sure that Thomas is being a really useful engine whilst Rusty and Dusty, Sodor’s Station Sweepers, will be causing mischief.

For more information regarding booking and ticket prices click here

 

Spooky Day Out with Thomas

SEND Early Explorer Mornings at the London Transport Museum

Saturday 27th October  08.30am- 10am

Covent Garden Piazza, W2CE 7BB

Tickets: advanced booking essential as places are limited please call 020 7565 7298 children and young people under 18 free, adults charged at general admission rate

For families with SEND, including Autisic Spectrum Disorder

for more information click here

SEND Early Explorer Mornings at the London Transport Museum

Para Athletics

Friday 26th October 18 4.45pm  to 5.45pm 

Hornchurch Stadium Hylands Way, Hornchurch RM11 1HA

FREE Suitable for all disabilities (SEND)

Parents/carers to stay throughout the session siblings welcome

Para Athletics

Swim 4 Disability Session

Friday 26th October 2018 2pm to 3.30pm 

Chafford Sports Complex Lambs Lane Rainham RM13 9DX

For people of all ages with a disability

Carer goes free, £3.20 for children and concessions (under 8’s free) £4.20 for adults

Maximum of 2 children under 8 per adult.

For more information ring 01708 558275

Swim 4 Disability Session

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