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  • DSPL2 Parent/Carer Newsletter September 2021
  • SPACE Lending Service
  • Helpful resources to use at home.
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  • Useful resources for Parents/Carers to use at home.
  • Covid-19
    All of the services are working to improve remote working so that children and families are able to access the support. […]
  • Third Edition of your Parent/Carer Newsletter
    This is the second edition of the parent/carer Newsletter, this will be sent out on a monthly basis. This will help keep everyone within the DSPL2 Area ( Stevenage, Aston, Bennington, Datchworth, Gravely, Knebworth and Walkern) informed of upcoming events and useful information. It also provides […]
  • SENDIASS
    We have just released a new Guest Blog to our Local Offer website Hertfordshire’s SENDIASS is a free service that provides confidential and impartial information, advice and support on issues related to SEND for parents of children and young people up to the age of 25. In this blog post […]
  • Hertfordshire Children’s Speech and Language Therapy Service Newsletter
    Hertfordshire Children’s Speech and Language Therapy Service Newsletter - As we head rapidly towards the end of term, we are pleased to share some key service information with you. You will note the link to our annual school’s survey – please do let us have your feedback; it is important to us... click title to read more... […]
  • Children and Young People’s Speech and language Advice Line
    Children and Young People's Speech and language Advice Line - 01992 823093 - Click on image to view poster. […]
  • HAND Posters
    Please click to see some posters explaining what HAND does. […]
  • First Edition of your Parent/Carer Newsletter
    This is the first edition of the parent/ Carer Newsletter, this will be sent out on a monthly basis. This will help keep everyone within the DSpl2 Area ( Stevenage, Aston, Bennington, Datchworth, Gravely, Knebworth and Walkern) informed of upcoming events and useful information. It also provides some useful links to advice services and support fro both Children/ young People and Parents/ Carers. […]
  • Please help us to update HAND News
    Along with the recent re branding of HAND and other SEND services, HAND news will be changing and merging with the SEND eNews for professionals. Please help to develop HAND and tell us in this quick survey here what you would like to read about. […]
  • Parent Network support, information & learning drop in sessions for parents caring for children and young people with any additional needs, chronic health condition and/or disability
    Francine and Lesley @ Families in Focus CIC have a wealth of relevant experience in working with families, children and adults. They believe confident connected parenting leads to happy, motivated children helping families getting the best out of life. Francine worked for many years as a counsellor of both adults and children and Lesley in education with children and young people at high risk of exclusion from school. They are compassionate, respectful qualified and experienced facilitators who share their knowledge with clarity, sensitivity and energy mixed with an infectious sense of fun. They run a huge range of training courses for parents. Please keep a look out on the DSPL 2 website as well as the on the Families in Focus website www.familiesinfocus.co.uk […]
  • Space Support Group
    SPACE is a charity supporting Parents/Carers in Hertfordshire of children and young people on the Autistic Spectrum, ADHD or related conditions. Meet Second Monday of the month (term time only) 10.00 am - 12.00pm. Peartree Spring Primary School, Hydean Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG2 9GG. Please access the community room via the side of the school. Parents do not have to sign in at the main school entrance. […]
  • Angel Support Group
    Angels Support Group was formed in response to families in the community in desperate need of support for themselves and their children. All of our volunteers have children with either ADHD or an autistic spectrum disorder and are committed to providing a resource that people will find both useful […]

Parents Calendar

Oct
18
Post-Transition KS1 to KS2 for Parents/Carers
Online Teams
October 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Oct
18
Families in Focus- Choosing the right school for your children
ONLINE ZOOM
October 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Oct
18
SEND Drop in at the Family Centre
Bedwell Community Centre
October 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Oct
19
Families in Focus- Complete guide to parenting children with ALL special Educational needs
ONLINE ZOOM
October 19 @ 6:30 am - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until November 9, 2021

Oct
19
Family Lives- Getting on with your pre teen or teenager
Online Teams
October 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Oct
20
Families in Focus- SEND Coffee and Chat
ONLINE ZOOM
October 20 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Oct
20
Families in Focus-Handling anger in your primary aged child with ASD or ADHD
ONLINE ZOOM
October 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Oct
21
Family Lives- Bringing up confident children for parents with children with ASD/ADHD
Online Teams
October 21 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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Oct
26
Families in Focus- Complete guide to parenting children with ALL special Educational needs
ONLINE ZOOM
October 26 @ 6:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Oct
26
Family Lives- Getting on with your pre teen or teenager
Online Teams
October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Nov
1
Families in Focus-Handling anger in your child with ASD/ADHD
ONLINE ZOOM
November 1 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Nov
2
Families in Focus- Complete guide to parenting children with ALL special Educational needs
ONLINE ZOOM
November 2 @ 6:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Nov
2
Family Lives- Getting on with your pre teen or teenager
Online Teams
November 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Nov
3
Families in Focus- Handling anger in your family
November 3 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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Nov
3
Families in Focus- Handling anger in your family
ONLINE ZOOM
November 3 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Nov
8
Families in Focus-Handling anger in your child with ASD/ADHD
ONLINE ZOOM
November 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Nov
9
Families in Focus- Complete guide to parenting children with ALL special Educational needs
ONLINE ZOOM
November 9 @ 6:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Nov
9
Families in Focus- Sleep solutions
online
November 9 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Nov
9
Family Lives- Getting on with your pre teen or teenager
Online Teams
November 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Nov
10
Families in Focus- Handling anger in your family
November 10 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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Nov
10
Families in Focus- Handling anger in your family
ONLINE ZOOM
November 10 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Nov
15
Families in Focus-Handling anger in your child with ASD/ADHD
ONLINE ZOOM
November 15 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Nov
16
Families in Focus- Sleep solutions
online
November 16 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Nov
17
Families in Focus- Handling anger in your family
November 17 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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Nov
17
Families in Focus- Handling anger in your family
ONLINE ZOOM
November 17 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Nov
22
Families in Focus-Handling anger in your child with ASD/ADHD
ONLINE ZOOM
November 22 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Nov
23
Families in Focus- Sleep solutions
online
November 23 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Nov
24
Families in Focus- Handling anger in your family
November 24 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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Nov
24
Families in Focus- Handling anger in your family
ONLINE ZOOM
November 24 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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