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HAND SEND News Jan 2019

Welcome to the latest issue of HAND SEND News!

Welcome to the latest issue of HAND SEND News!

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January 2019

In this issue:

Latest news and updates

Welcome

News from the KIDS HUBs - toy libraries, parent courses and support groups and more

Voices of children, young people and families needed, have your say

Redesigned Autism Diagnostic Pathway for children and young people

Health commissioners and providers in partnership with families and the local authority are currently undertaking a pilot to test a new autism spectrum diagnostic pathway.

There is a new personalisation and personal budgets policy in Hertfordshire

News from St Albans and Harpenden

Your views needed on the specialist advisory service

News from Tourettes Action

News from the Council for Disabled Children

News from the government

Things to do

Come and give your views to the Guardian newspaper with ChatSS

SEND training for managers in PVIs

Mindfulness for children and young people with SEND - siblings welcome

HIT presents Cinderella

Half term yoga workshop with Herts Inclusive Theatre

Half term film skills workshop with Herts Inclusive Theatre

Boundless Care Saturday clubs and holiday clubs

Master builders with SPACE - book your place

Early Years SENCO Award for professionals

Respite weekend with ZINC Arts and more - cinema and dine, SEN disco, UAS accredit learning programme

Support and Advice

Guide for families with disabled children

Speech and language therapy advice for parents, carers or professionals

Legal training in London for parents and carers - introduction to SEND law

Education Health and Care plan masterclass

A guide for families with disabled children from Contact

SPACE support group

Problem solving workshops for parents and carers of children and young people with Autistic Spectrum Disorder

Support for siblings

SPACE spring term meetings

More support groups and information

Handling anger in your family - courses for parents and carers in St Albans, South Oxhey and Hatfield

SEN law conference for professionals and advisers

Your services

Redesigned Autism Diagnostic Pathway for children and young people

Speech and language therapy advice for parents, carers or professionals

Transforming SEND services update