Pinpoint engage session on draft SEND strategy Bar Hill

Pinpoint engagement session for parents to discuss and feedback on the draft SEND strategy for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. The new document – recently published by Cambridgeshire County Council – sets out how both local areas will support children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities. Come along to find out more and how to have your…

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Pinpoint engage session on draft SEND strategy Ely

Pinpoint engagement session for parents to discuss and feedback on the draft SEND strategy for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. The new document – recently published by Cambridgeshire County Council – sets out how both local areas will support children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities. Come along to find out more and how to have your…

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Contact SEND info session at Wisbech

Charity Contact is running a SEND information session at Wisbech for parent carers. Come along and learn about Education, Health and Care plans and SEN support and how to prepare for meetings to get the right support for your child, and find out what help is available in Cambridgeshire The sessions runs from 9.30-11.30am at…

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Cambridge workshop on The Amazing Strengths of Autistic Girls

Event organised by Cambridge National Autistic Society.  Led by Sarah-Jane Critchley, internationally recognised author, fomer member of the Transforming Autism Education project, mother to two autistic teenagers (a late-diagnosed girl and a boy) and a husband on the autism spectrum. At  Impington Village College (in The Pavilion), New Road, Impington, CB249LX Time: 7-9pm (please arrive any time from 6.30pm for…

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Pinpoint engage session on new draft SEND strategy Huntingindon

Pinpoint engagement session for parents to discuss and feedback on the draft SEND strategy for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. The new document – recently published by Cambridgeshire County Council – sets out how both local areas will support children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities. Come along to find out more and how to have your…

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Wheelchair sports taster session St Ives

Upside Down sports club for young wheelchair users (4-18) is hosting this free Saturday taster session in association with The session runs 10.15-11.45am at  One Leisure. Westwood Road, St Ives PE27 6WU Come along and find out more about regular club sports such as  boccia, polybat, dodgeball for example. And try out RaceRunners thanks to Andrew…

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Sexual Health & Relationships: Huntingdon session for young peoples’ parents

Pinpoint’s Preparing for Adulthood group is teaming up with Cambridge sexual health charity Dhiverse for this information session for parents. It runs 10-12 at Hunts Forum, The Maple Centre, 6 Oak Drive, Huntingdon PE29 7HN. Dhiverse runs an ABC programme –  on sex, relationships and keeping safe  – for young people with learning disabilities and difficulties.  And…

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Free info session for parent carers Swaffham Bulbeck

Do you want to know more about Education, Health and Care Plans or SEND support? If you need support for your son or daughter with additional needs/disabilities, this free session from charity Contact will also help you prepare for meetings to get the right support for your child, and find out what help is available…

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Pinpoint ADHD/ASD Parent Group Peterborough

Pinpoint-run group for parents carers of children with/suspected ASD/ADHD. Daytime meetings run 10am to 12 noon at Family Voice Peterb orough, 105 Paynels, Orton Goldhay PE2 5QP For more information or to book, call 01480 877333 or emailesther@pinpoint-cambs.org.uk   Visit our ADHD/ASD groups webpage

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Free parent carer info sessions at Ely with Contact

Free special educational needs info session for parent carers run by charity Contact. Session one, runs from 10am to 12.30 pm and will help parent carers learn about Education, Health and Care plans and SEN support and  find out what help is available in Cambridgeshire. 10am-12.30pm Session 2: Getting what you need for your child –…

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Pinpoint ADHD/ASD Parent Group Ely

Pinpoint-run group for parents carers of children with/suspected ASD/ADHD. Daytime meetings run 10am to 12 noon atEast Cambs Child and Family Centre, High Barns, Ely CB7 4RB For more information or to book, call 01480 877333 or email esther@pinpoint-cambs.org.uk   Visit our ADHD/ASD groups webpage

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Pinpoint Annual General Meeting

Pinpoint’s AGM takes place at Bluntisham Village Hall, Mill Lane, Bluntisham PE28 3LR from 11.30am-1pm. Everyone is welcome to join our annual business meeting when we will report on our charity’s activities and financial position and present our annual report for 2017-18 and re/elect our trustee board for the coming 12 months. We will also be marking…

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Pinpoint ADHD/ASD Parent Group Histon

Pinpoint-run group for parents carers of children with/suspected ASD/ADHD. Daytime meetings run 10am to 12 noon at Histon Early Years Centre, New School Road, Histon CB24 9LL – Parking on roads adjacent to centre.  None at actual venue. For more information or to book, call 01480 877333 or email jackie@pinpoint-cambs.org.uk   Visit our ADHD/ASD groups webpage

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Pinpoint ADHD/ASD Parent Group Huntingdon

Pinpoint-run group for parents carers of children with/suspected ASD/ADHD. Today’s guest is Rebecca Doyle, running a sensory sensitivities workshop. Daytime meetings run 10am to 12 noon at Hunts Forum, The Maple Centre PE 297HN For more information or to book, call 01480 877333 or email jackie@pinpoint-cambs.org.uk

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Transitions East 2018

Conference and exhibition on the future of young adults with additional needs. At Newmarket Racecourse, 9.30am to 4pm. This year’s event includes an employment fair run in conjunction with Mencap – and includes companies actively employing young people with additional needs. Event and ticket details  

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Free info session at Ely for parent carers

Free special educational needs info session for parent carers run by charity Contact. Getting what you need for your child – and how to prepare for meetings about you child and ways to achieve the best outcomes for your child. Runs 10am-12.30pm at Ely Community Centre, High Barns CB7 4SB – refreshments provided To book…

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Sexual Health & Relationships: Cambridge session for young peoples’ parents

Pinpoint’s Preparing for Adulthood group is teaming up with Cambridge sexual health charity Dhiverse for this information session for parents. It runs 10-12 at Dhiverse’s Cambridge venue Office B Dales Brewery, Gwydir Street, Cambridge CB1 2LJ. Dhiverse runs an ABC programme –  on sex, relationships and keeping safe  – for young people with learning disabilities and difficulties. …

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Eastern Region Family Carers’ Forum

Forum for family carers of people with learning disabilities, running from  10.30am to 2.30pm. At Cambridge Professional Development Centre, Foster Road, Cambridge, CB2 9NL. Parking is available and lunch will be provided. Please let us know if you have any specific dietary needs To book a place please email sara.kent@ntlworld.com or call Sara on 0790…

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RAREfest 2018

Free two-day festival on rare diseases at Cambridge Guildhall. The event brings together scientists, the public, researchers and engineers and will highlight the world of rare disease, from diagnosis to treatments and support. The Friday night event features powerful rare stories and talent expressed through music and dance.  And Saturday includes an interative exhibition and…

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Pinpoint Conference 2019

Our annual, free conference for Cambridgeshire parent carers. To be held at Burgess Hall, St Ives. The days includes information galore with workshops with expert professionals, a marketplace crammed with stalls from service providers and support organisations and a chance to meet with other SEND parents from across the county. Like to come along? It’s…

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