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Cambridgeshire parent support group for teenagers/young people with Down Syndrome

We are an online parent support group for parents with teenagers and young adults with Down Syndrome in the Cambridgeshire area. This group is a place to support each other, share important information regarding services within the Local Authority (education, health and social care) and also information related to activities for teenagers and young adults with Down syndrome.

Find us on Facebook (closed group): Cambridgeshire support group for teenagers/young people with Down Syndrome.

Listen Huntingdon

“Parents supporting parents”  group  in Huntingdon offering a safe place to talk to others in the same situation and be heard.

Meets on the last Friday of every month at Huntingdon Youth Centre, Sallowbush Road, Huntingdon PE29 7AF and the first Tuesday night of the month  7-9pm at Huntingdon Regional College California Road, HuntingdonPE29 1BL

Open to any parent who is worried about their child or young person with social or emotional mental health problems. Not need or disability specific.

For information contact Mark on 07715 568984.

Connect arts and crafts

Come and meet other parents and carers and enjoy some arts and crafts with your children. The group meets  every Friday during term time from 5.30-6.30pm at The Oak Tree Centre, Room G93 (Ground Floor) at 1 Oak Drive, Huntingdon, PE29 7HN. You are welcome to just turn up on the day.

Contact: Emma Britton on 07798 633303.

Helping Little Hands Learn 

Helping Little Hands Learn provides consulting, tutoring and support services for children with additional needs – from infants to teens.  Our unique approach means each intervention and support package is tailored to individuals needs and motivations, learning and having fun along the way.  We strive to build strong, trusting and lasting relationships, to advocate for the needs of the child/young person, and to help children/young people to reach their full potential.

Contact: Skye Ward Phone: 07305 060085 Email: helpinglittlehandslearn@gmail.com Web: www.helpinglittlehandslearn.com/

Little Miracles Ramsey

This volunteer-run charity consists of other parents who know what it is like to have a child with additional needs or a life-limiting condition and who understand the challenges you face.

Provides a free, safe environment with activities for all children with additional needs, disabilities and life limiting conditions and their siblings. This gives parents a chance to talk and get support with their problems from others who have faced a similar situation.

Little Miracles Ramsey, Ramsey Locality office, The Boundary, Hollow Lane, Ramsey, cambs, PE261DG.
Please contact LMRamsey chairperson Amy Clarke
Telephone :07715306112 Email: amy.clarke@littlemiraclescharity.org.uk
Website: www.littlemiraclescharity.org.uk

Peterborough and Cambridgeshire District Dyslexia Association (PACDDA)

PACDDA is a local charity working to help people affected by dyslexia in and around Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. It runs Children Will Shine (CWS) sessions at Peterborough during term-times, on Mondays, from 4pm -5.30pm  at the Heritage Park Primary School Community Hall, Park Farm Way, Park Farm. Peterborough, PE2 8XA .

PACDDA website has information and links to other organisations.

Email your queries via the website  or get in touch via the PACDDA facebook page

 

Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

Peterborough and Surrounding Counties Family Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Support Group runs a monthly support group at Peterborough which is open to Cambridgeshire families.

Support group sessions are held at The Spinney, Hartwell Way, Ravensthorpe, Peterborough. PE3 7LE, where it works in partnership with Little Miracles.

Contact Brian Roberts 18 Doddington Road, Chatteris PE16 6UA  01453488400

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