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Action on Hearing Loss (Previously RNID) South West helps deaf and hard of hearing people to have a better quality life and to get involved in their community. It has a focus on helping isolated people by providing an outreach information service to promote deaf awareness issues,…
- 0808 808 0123
Offers SEND aware haircuts for children in a calm, autism-friendly environment.
- 07748 907884
Visiting people in hospital and helping them home
- 01275 885 414
Around 6% of children starting school have speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) – that’s an average of 2 in every classroom. Afasic is the UK charity representing children and young people with speech, language and communication difficulties, working for their inclusion in society and supporting their…
- Helpline 0300 666 9410 / Office 020 7490 9410
After school drop-in for infant and junior school children (to be accompanied by a parent).
- 01275 884 001
Inclusive games & sports sessions delivered with a games based approach. Social Interactions, Teamwork ,Communication & Motor Skill Development are all key and accessed through the Familiar & Enjoyable Sessions.
- 01275 261000
In the South West we specialise in the kind of magical family holidays children remember forever - with miles of safe, sandy beaches and plenty of family attractions and activities to keep the whole family entertained on holiday in Somerset, whatever the weather. All holidays…
We are part of the Vulnerable Learners Service within North Somerset and consist of: David Jenkins, Educational Psychologist and team coordinator. Kate Campbell, Higher Level Teaching Assistant, mostly working with primary pupils. Lizzie Barwick, Higher Level Teaching Assistant, most working with secondary pupils. We are…
- 01275 884 144
Have you noticed sensory sensitivities or other sensory issues experienced by someone you know with autism? This workshop outlines why difficulties with sensory processing can lead to an increase in stress or anxiety and shows how to adapt a person’s environment to help them to…
- 07976 574 111
My name is Caroline Seyedi and I have just launched new autism services in Bristol. I am based in North Bristol but will travel to other parts of Bristol and beyond. Parents whose children are at school and have autism can access services for support,…
- 07711 162 122