Child Support and Activity Groups

Name

Description

Website

EXTRA support for families

Offers a range of fun days and activities, aimed at supporting and empowering families

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Brightlingsea Saturday Club

Running on various Saturdays throughout the year as an afternoon disco for people with learning disabilities 14 years+

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YES- Colchester and Tendring Youth Enquiry Service

Provides a confidential, non-judgemental and informal service for young people aged 11-25 facing difficulties

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The Ark Centre

Provides a Thursday Afternoon Group for families with a child with special needs. If you have a child with special needs you can join the group to meet friends, loan toys and seek advice and support from their SENCO.

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Teentalk

Offers a free confidential information and support service for young people aged 11-25 years

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Tendring Community Transport

A community transport scheme, providing door-to-door transport for people of all ages who find it difficult or impossible to access conventional public transport

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Essex Local Offer

Gives details of all services available in Tendring to young people with SEN aged 0-25

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Adult Support and Activity Groups

The Coastal Community Centre

Provides a range of social opportunities and activities  including writing club, recreational group art club and many more

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Clacton Leisure Centre

Provides a range of sport, recreation and leisure activities

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Colchester Gateway Club- Clacton

Provides social clubs and activities for adults with learning disabilities

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Willow Park Resource Centre

A purpose built, specially designed centre for people with Learning and Physical disabilities and Sensory impairments

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Essex Local Offer

Gives details of all services available in Tendring to young people with SEN aged 0-25

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Parent and Carer Support

EXTRA support for families

Offers a range of fun days and activities, aimed at supporting and empowering families

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Shorefields coffee mornings

For parents / carers of anyone with additional needs. Chat and meet others. Sometimes professional speakers are invited.

Term time only. 

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MAZE

A parenting course aimed at parents with children who have additional needs, they also run local coffee mornings

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Essex Local Offer

Gives details of all services available in Tendring for parents / carers of children and young people aged 0-25 with SEN

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