Thriftwood School is looking to appoint an exceptional and inspirational Deputy Headteacher, the appointment will commence in September 2018.
Closing date for applications is Midday, Tuesday 15th May 2018 with interviews scheduled to take place on Wednesday 23rd May 2018.
Visits to the School site are available after 1400hrs on Thursday 10th May 2018.
For full details please click HERE
FREE fun programmes for kids and young people to become fitter and healthier! We can offer 'tailor-made' programmes for all age groups. For help and advice - 0800 022 4524 OR email@example.com
Essex County Council is offering Free handy English classes to parents, grandparents and carers. For further information phone 0345 603 7635 OR FREE courses
Our Young Carers Projects include Respite Clubs, Trips, Family Support Worker, School Link Work, Young Adult Carer Transitional Support (all services are free of charge). For more information please visit the website www.affc.org.uk
All Stars Cricket gives childrent he chance to play, learn great skills and meet new friends! Galleywood Cricket Club, Clark's Field, Chelmsford CM2 8RW.
10.30 - 11.30am - Saturdays (May 12th - June 30th). Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org - Register by clicking HERE
Cineworld, Odeon and Vue Cinemas now host Autism Friendly Films:-
If you receive DLA, don't forget to apply for your Cinema Card entitling you to FREE entry for any accompanying adult taking your child to the cinema.
This year Barleylands has lots of events coming up. Click here for more information
To celebrate our 10th birthday we are inviting you to attend on Open Day on Saturday 28th April 10am-1pm. Come along and find out what we do, play games and grab a goodie bag! No need to book, just turn up and bring your children along! Plenty of parking on site. Click HERE for further information.
We aim to develop the children and young people's independence, self-esteem and social skills in a supportive environment. For more information on what they offer please click here
Falcon Bowling and Social Club are offering Taster Sessions every Friday night at 6.30pm and Junior sessions at 4.15pm. For more information see the following link
For further details click here
Every Friday evening (term time only) between 7.30-9.30pm for ages 9-14-year-olds. Membership £3.00 - Members £1.00. For more information please call - 01245 478679
Cirdan Sailing Trust provided children life skills about living and working on large vessels. For further information please see the attached below and the following website - www.cirdantrust.org
Dance 21 is a dance group for young people with Downs Syndrome aged between 5-16 years old. Further details are attached below. Click HERE for further information
Do you have a son or daughter aged 8 and under who just wants to dance and be part of a group? Look no further. Diddidance run classes just for children with additional needs and we would love to see you! diddidance.com
This organisation can accommodate people of all ages and abilities with learning difficulties, physical disabilities and mental health illnesses. Their website explains in more depth exactly what they do and who they are http://disability4sport.co.uk
Abbotts Farm (Essex Wildlife Trust) are holding Sunday Afternoon Sessions for the Family from 5th March. For further details please see attachment below.
Do your children love to be outdoors?
Let them get outside and be active! Go bug hunting, build dens, balance on rope walks, make woodland craft, use tools, create wild art, play woodland games and learn how to light fires. For more information visit Facebook page - Essex Wildlife Trust - Forest School and Outdoor Learning OR www.essexwt.org.uk/whats-on
Essex Youth Service is offering a Youth Centre in Galleywood on Thursdays 6.30-9.00pm. For further information email email@example.com OR 01245 355677
Every Monday at Chelmsford County Girls High School. Beginners Tap, Contemporary, Commerical/Street, Cheerleading. For further information www.gstars.co.uk OR 07900 211137 OR
Colchester United Wildcats Girls Football Club are looking for girls who would like to join them - Have Fun, Make Friends, Play Football. Click HERE for more information or see the attached flyer below
Clubs in Billericay for Essex families caring for young people with disabilities. Play sessions, Challenge Clubs, Sunday Chill Clubs. Click HERE for information.
Essex Fire Service recommends that each floor of your home has a working smoke alarm fitted. These should be tested on a weekly basis and batteries replaced if necessary.
We provide smoke alarms completely free of charge. To arrange a free home fire safety visit from one of our technicians contact us now.
www.essex-fire.gov.uk - 0300 303 0088
Delivering hun and engaging performing arts classes led by professional tutors since 1995. Held at Moulsham High School on Saturday mornings for 3-18 year olds. Click HERE for more information.
Lots of exciting activities are happening here throughout spring. Click HERE for more information.
We are a provider of challenging activities, events and targeted youth projects, with a team of experienced youth workers, outdoor instructors and sports coaches.
Click HERE OR 01245 264783 OR firstname.lastname@example.org
The first Tuesday of every month 4-6pm Mace Playce offer a dedicated special needs session, they will be closed to the general public and only open to children with additional needs and their families. Click HERE for more information
Would you like to take part in the above? There are four circular cycle routes through the Essex countryside from Hatfield Peverel. For more information please see - Ride for Helen OR call 01245 380719.
Thriftwood have been chosen to take part in the Shop for Schools Scheme this year, where we could win up to £1000. Spend £10 or more in any participating store or eatery at the Meadows, Chelmsford ask for your voting token at the till point, then cast your vote for your chosen school in the collection box in the mall. We really appreciate your vote.
Sky Ropes consists of two courses: a junior low ropes course for younger children, and a double level high ropes course for adults and older children. More details are below, or alternatively, you can book at - www.visitparks.co.uk
A new Activity Centre based in Basildon that offers a wide range of activities and bespoke courses for young adults with learning difficulties - Click HERE
01268 901516 OR email@example.com
The Hut Youth Centre in Braintree currently offers several nights per week for young people to go along. They do not currently have a specific SEN night but if numbers increase they are more than willing to open up another day.
The Hut Youth Centre, Project Charity, 10 Leather Lane, Braintree, CM7 1UZ
Click HERE for further information.
For information on days out for Spring and Summer please click HERE
Join our sponsored Walk fro Life taking in the beautiful Essex countryside whilst raising vital funds for people affected by life-limiting illnesses. We have two different options:-
12km from Paper Mill Lock to Chelmsford
24km from Heybridge to Chelmsford
As the two routes are not circular, coaches will be available to rake you from Chelsmford to the start of your chosen route.
Register online by clicking HERE
The Wickford Trampoline Centre has been built for people with disabilities and/or special needs in mind. 1a London Road, Wickford SS12 0AW. Open all year round. For further details contact 01268 906269 OR click HERE
This group offers Young People a chance to learn and practice music in a safe place. The group includes: