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Dates in Hertfordshire & Bedfordshire 2018 support groups for parents caring for a child with additional needsNo need to book just turn up!

Support, information & learning groups for parents caring for children with special educational needs and/or disabilities – no need to book just turn up!  Delivered by experienced, trained facilitators with over 25 years of personal experience and professional knowledge to share.

Someone with whom you can share your thoughts and feelings with. It’s about knowing your not alone. I have gained so much knowledge and strength from all whom I’ve met and things I’ve learnt during my time at the Parent Networks. Thank you! ” Parent July 2016                        


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Hemel Hempstead Mornings – 9.30am to 12am

The South Hill, Cemetery Hill, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 1JF

Monday 8th January 2018 – Seeking sleep 1 – helping children with SEND get to sleep

Monday 29th January 2018 – Seeking sleep 2 – helping children with SEND stay asleep

Monday 19th February 2018 – Phone Safety with Maria Field

Monday 12th February 2018 – Louise Howe SEND Specialist Advisory Teacher (Specialism:  Communication & Autism)


Watford Evenings – 7pm to 9pm

Stanborough Centre, 609 St Albans Road, Watford, WD25 9JL  

Monday 8th January 2018 – Seeking sleep 1 – helping children with SEND get to sleep

Monday 29th January 2018 – Seeking sleep 2 – helping children with SEND stay asleep

Monday 19th February 2018 – Phone Safety with Maria Field

Monday 12th March 2018 – Sensory issues

“Through their tried and trusted techniques I have a new toolbox of tricks (as I like to call it) to get us through the good days and those now what do I call them, ah yes, the challenging days. I was able to meet people – yes, there really are others ‘out there’ – and when I had the courage to speak, they got me. Without looks or judgements, or long winded explanations, they just got me and it felt empowering and that’s not left me, and what’s more I don’t want it to. Thank you, truly.” Feedback Parent July 2016


Stevenage Mornings – 9.30am to 12am

The Phoenix Centre, The Hyde, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG2 9SE

Thursday 11th January 2018 – Seeking Sleep 1 – helping children with SEND get to sleep & KIDS HUB

Thursday 1st February 2018 – Seeking Sleep 2 – helping children with SEND stay asleep

Thursday 1st March 2018 – Emotional Journey when parenting children with SEND & relationships + Autism and Communication Specialism

Thursday 22nd March 2018 – Independent living skills


St Albans Evenings – 7pm to 9pm

St Albans St Michaels Parish centre, St Michaels Street St Albans AL3 4SL (Park in Verulanium Museum free after 6.30)

Monday 15th January 2018 – Seeking Sleep 1 – helping children with SEND get to sleep

Monday 5th February 2018 – Seeking Sleep 2 – helping children with SEND stay asleep

Monday 26th February 2018 – Phone safety with Maria

Monday 19th March 2018 – Independent living skills


DUNSTABLE Mornings – 9.30am to 12pm 

Tithe Farm Road, Houghton Regis, LU5 5JB (unrestricted, free parking available on roadside)

Thursday 18th January 2018 – Seeking Sleep 1 – helping children with SEND get to sleep

Thursday 8th February 2018 – Seeking Sleep 2 – helping Children with SEND stay asleep

Thursday 8th March 2018 – Emotional journey of parenting children with SEND & Relationships


Biggleswade Mornings 9.30am – 12pm

The Hub, Ivel Valley School, The Baulk, SG18 0PT

Thursday 4th January 2018 – Seeking sleep 1 – helping children with SEND get to sleep

Thursday 25th January 2018 – Seeking sleep 2 – helping children with SEND stay asleep

Thursday 22nd February 2018 – Emotional journey of parenting children with SEND & relationships

Thursday 15th March 2018 – Understanding sensory issues 

No need to book just turn up!

To contact Families in Focus CIC: Email: info@familiesinfocus.co.uk

Tel: 01442 2219720

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