Some West Yorkshire CANN Organisations
Contact a Family is a National Charity supporting families of children with disabilities throughout their journey, from birth – 25 years. We are an information, guidance and advice charity offering help and support across a wide range of issues that families encounter from Health, Education, Finances and Benefits, Family issues, equipment, grants, legal aspects etc. Our team of specialist trained experts that staff our help desk supporting families with queries at times of need ; and we also have parent advisors that work in the regions supporting families with workshops, events, support groups etc.
Contact 209-211 City Road London EC1V 1JN
Contact A Family
The Information, Advice and Support Service is for parents and carers of children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in the Bradford area – and for their children too. We provide independent and impartial information, advice and support to parents of children and young people who have or may have special education needs (SEN). Children and young people may also access support from the service. Our service can help you with the following: providing access to information regarding SEN provision, Education, Health and Care Plans, statements, transport, exclusions and appeals helping to explain the content of reports/letters making telephone calls on client’s behalf and supporting them with writing letters supporting clients to arrange meetings with schools and other professionals and attending the meetings with parents accompanying clients on visits to alternative educational settings liaising with schools, the local authority and other agencies to promote positive relationships with clients disagreement resolution services equipping clients with the skills and confidence to work with professionals signposting clients to other sources of support
Bradford SENDIASS. 40-42 Listerhills. Bradford. BD7 1HR.
At The Donkey Sanctuary in Leeds, we are primarily an equine assisted activities centre, offering Donkey Facilitated Learning (DFL) sessions for vulnerable children and adults. We deliver a dedicated Schools Programme, which sees around 75 children with additional needs each week attending from mainstream and SILC schools across the region. For children who are not quite ready to fully engage with our DFL programme, we also offer Barn Management, which puts elements of our wider work in a fun and informative setting. We also offer a Saturday Club on the first Saturday of each month, which is an extra bookable opportunity for parents/carers to bring along children with additional needs and their families, to benefit from our equine assisted activities. As our busy timetable allows, and by prior arrangement, we can also accept visiting groups: be it from other charities or local support groups; schools and nurseries; day centres and residential homes; or nursing homes and hospices. These are an extra opportunity for us to give the wider community a taste of the work we do here at The Donkey Sanctuary Leeds, and also find out about our fantastic herd. We also throw our doors open to the wider public for this purpose from 3pm to 5pm daily (closed Wednesdays) and from 10am to 3pm weekends and selected bank holidays (closed first Saturday each […]
Donkey Sanctuary Leeds, Swan Lane, Eccup, LS16 8AZ