Fortnite guidance from UK Safer Internet Centre

At the UK Safer Internet Centre, we regularly deliver online safety training sessions to pupils, parents and teachers. Recently we have noticed an increasing number of young people talking about the game ‘Fortnite’. In this blog we are giving guidance to parents about Fortnite, looking at what the game is and some of the things […]

Parent Carer Workshops

The last Parent Carer Workshops for this academic year will be delivered at Lakeside CC in Erdington, every Tuesday for 6 weeks starting Tuesday 5th June 10-1pm. Booking Form – Parent Carer Workshop Lakeside CC June July 2018 PCW – Lakeside CC flyer – OF

Travel tips for parents and carers.

Top tips for travellers with autism and parents and carers of children with autism. booklet_parent_carers-final

Internet safety and autism advice

Useful advice from Autism Connect  1465829548_Internet_safety_and_autism   https://autism-connect.org.uk/

Thinking of buying video or computer games?

If you are thinking of buying video or computer games for your child this Christmas, here are a few points you might want to bear in mind. The age certificates given on the game are a guide to the appropriateness of the content not the difficulty of the game. Games for older children and adults […]

Birmingham Airport support for parents

booklet_parent_carers-final Using Birmingham Airport this summer? This download may be useful.

Kings Heath Gardening Club

Information about an exciting new project running during the Summer Holidays in the lovely surroundings of the historical TV gardens in Kings Heath park. The sessions are specifically for children with disabilities, and will be offering a variety of age appropriate activities such as pond dipping to potting and planting. Sessions are: 5 weeks, 2 […]

Free workshop for parents: EHC plans, challenging decisions

Contact a Family is organising a free workshop on Monday, June 26 in Birmingham, for parents who want to know how to challenge decisions in relation to EHC plans. A flyer is attached below giving details of the workshop. If you would like to reserve a place please complete and complete the attached booking form […]

Contact a Family workshops

Contact a Family has four free workshops for parents in Birmingham over the next few weeks.  Details listed below and flyers are attached above.  If you would like to attend any of these workshops please email westmids.office@cafamily.org.uk or call 0121 415 4624.     ·         Protecting the Legal Rights of Disabled Children: Accessing Statutory services […]

Birmingham Carers Hub

Birmingham Carers Hub is the main carer support service that operates across the whole of Birmingham. We offer a range of services all of which is FREE to carers: * Advice and information * Statutory Carer Assessments * Benefits maximisation and grant applications. * Emergency back- up service 24/7 365 days per yr. * Sitting […]