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ERVIP and FISH Evening Parent Carer Event

‘Caring for Carers’

For parent carers of children and young people with additional needs aged 0 - 25 years.
·         A chance to meet other parent carers and gather information about services available to your family.
·         An opportunity to participate in informative workshops and enjoy a relaxed day with pampering included.

A buffet will be provided, including tea, coffee.
Date: Tuesday 9 May 2017
Time: 5pm – 8.30pm
Cost: FREE
Venue: Tickton Grange Hotel, Tickton, Beverley, HU17 9SH
Contact: To book, or for more information call FISH (01482) 396469 or email fish@eastriding.gov.uk Please book  by Monday 24 April 2017 stating any transport, and childcare needs. Limited places – book early to avoid disappointment!


Tel: (01482) 396469

Email: sendiass@eastriding.gov.uk


FISH and SENDIASS bulletin

You can view the latest bulletin below:

FISH and SENDIASS Bulletin 9 March 2017

LOOK AHEAD Newsletter

You can view the latest newsletter below:

 LOOK AHEAD Newsletter March 2016

For information about LOOK AHEAD and to register with the service, please visit the LOOK AHEAD page or contact the SENDIASS team via the FISH helpline:

Tel: (01482) 396469

Email: sendias@eastriding.gov.uk

Yorkshire Children's Trust

Yorkshire Children’s Trust is a small registered charity based just outside the centre of Halifax. Yorkshire Children's Trust offers financial support to families with long term sick or disabled children in all four corners of the Yorkshire region.

The charity offers support from £50 to £750 to pay for medical equipment or treatment, essential home modifications, hospital travel costs or a short family holiday with Haven Holidays.

The team work closely with the Disabled Children's Team at Social Services to ensure they help the most deserving families, but accept applications for support from parents, teachers, doctors, nurses as well as support workers and social workers.

To find out more information about the charity or to apply for support click the link below to visit the website:

Yorkshire Children's Trust Website (external website)

Alternatively, you can contact Yorkshire Children’s Trust by telephone on:
(01422) 728080 or by emailing: charity@yctrust.u

Autism Jigsaw news

Autism Awareness Courses 

Seminars are open to all parents and professional/practitioners.
Courses are for those parents whose child has a diagnosis or is waiting to go to the Social and Communication Difficulties Panel. Please note that it is expected that parents attend the first course - Exploring Autism Course.

For further information on any of the Autism courses/seminars and to book your place:

 Contact Technical Support Officers Sally-Ann Pindar or Mike Peterson on:

Tel: (01482) 392254

Email: scdpanelenquiries@eastriding.gov.uk

Autism Seminar – Sensory Needs Seminar

The seminar is open to families and practitioners who would like to know more about Autism Spectrum Conditions, including;

- What is Autism?
- How Autism affects social communication
- How sensory differences can affect a person with Autism
- Strategies to support people with Autism
Location: Market Weighton Children’s Centre, Mount Pleasant CE VC Junior School, Princess Road, Market Weighton YO43 3BY
Date: Tuesday 9 May 2017
Time: The seminar will run from 10 am to 2.30 pm (tea and coffee will be available but please bring a packed lunch for the mid- day break)
Contact and to book: For further information or to book your place on this seminar, please contact either Sally-Ann Pindar or Mike Peterson on (01482) 392254 or email scdpanelenquiries@eastriding.gov.uk

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T.Y.L.E.R - Making A Difference

The Young Leaders of East Riding

Hi we are Corey, Ellie, Hannah, Verity, Cara and Emilio.

We are the steering group of young people.

We want to make sure all children and young people who have health needs, learning difficulties or have a disability get their voices heard!!

We have been doing research so that we can gain the views of young people and build a bigger network that works well for all of us whatever our needs might be. We would like to thank everyone that has completed the questionnaire, the results have been analyzed and we now have new members!

T.Y.L.E.R are always welcoming new members, so if you would like to join us please go to our website below and click on the join us tab. The more people that join us the louder our voices will be!

For more T.Y.L.E.R information check out our website:

T.Y.L.E.R website (external website)

Alternatively please contact FISH on:

Tel: (01482) 396469

Email: fish@eastriding.gov.uk

ERVIP and FISH Parent Carer Event Resources

Future in Mind - promoting, protecting and improving our children and young people's mental health and wellbeing - East Riding of Transformation Plan (pdf 3mb, opens in new window)
Resources and ideas (pdf 41kb, opens in new window)

Education and Inclusion presentation (pdf 1006kb, opens in new window)
The Role of the behaviour Support Team Parent  leaflet ( pdf 166kb, opens in new window)