SEND the Right message.
26 February 2021
Important local information
Events coming up.
· Virtual Support & Chat for Parent carers with children & young people with SEND for families in Southend & surrounding areas, who access the online resource support group.
Click below to book your place.
15 places available.
Friday 5th March 2021
· Latest new Grant Support Packages (Southend Local Authority only)
Isolation Project – Doorstep box – Coming soon
Providing gardening/wildlife support in a little doorstep box (COVID-19 secure)
We will be providing activities for the children by connecting them to nature, providing healthy meal ideas that can be cooked as a family, giving them great skills for life, and stimulating them to want to learn more about the outdoors, gardening and where their food comes from/preserving habitats.
The box would include the following: -
Grow chard microgreens, grow pea microgreens & chard, cook chard and pea risotto.
Delivered in a doorstep.
We have 70 packs for 70 SEND families in Southend.
The benefits will be encouraging family time & playing in natural spaces supports children’s sense of self & connecting with the outside world safely. The isolation packs will enhance mental, spiritual & sensory health & needs.
· Dragon’s Den sensory packs – for those that applied they will be ready soon!
Raffle £2 a ticket. Closes on 30th April 2021. Chance to win a personalised easel.
· Crowdfunder – Looking for 2 donors to fund 2 very unwell boys from or membership group. Please share with any local businesses & donate if you can.
Have a great weekend!
Maggie, Julia & Team at SEND the Right message