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Explore this page to find various information relevant to SEND families in Manchester during this Covid-19 crisis.

This includes information coming from, NHS, Manchester City Council, Council for Disabled Children, Contact, and many other sources that we find useful for SEND families.

Please click one of the boxes below for relevant information, scroll further down to see related blog articles and events, or click the Questions / Comments box to send us a message.

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Groundwork Outdoor Sessions for SEND Families

By |July 29th, 2020|Categories: Information Sharing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

These outdoor sessions from Groundwork will take an Emotional Wellbeing theme. It is a 4-week programme over the summer holidays that will engage young people aged 10 -14 in unique outdoor nature-based play activities. Activities will

Creative Ceramics for SEND Families

By |July 23rd, 2020|Categories: Information Sharing|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Venture Arts has two creative projects that over 100 SEND families in Manchester can do at home this holidays. The first is to join artist Dominic Bennet in creating ceramic weasels. Dominic was inspired by The

Pedal & Picnic for SEND Families

By |July 23rd, 2020|Categories: Information Sharing|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Join Simply Cycling staff for an all-ability guided ride and picnic on Manchester’s green routes, off-road trails and parks. The 2hr activity is for two families at a time (max. 10 people) and the routes will

Treetop Trek for SEND Families

By |July 22nd, 2020|Categories: Information Sharing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Two hour sessions of tree-riffic bouncy adventure in the high trees are on offer at Tree Top Trek in Heaton Park. Enjoy free play high up in the trees on huge bouncy nets with super-fast slides

Community Market Garden for SEND Families

By |July 22nd, 2020|Categories: Information Sharing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

These 2-hour sessions at Platt Fields Market Garden are FREE for Manchester's SEND families. Activities include seed balls and bug hotels, painting plant pots and pebbles, Garden Bingo, and sowing seeds to take home. Sessions are

Children’s Community Health Services During Covid-19

By |July 20th, 2020|Categories: Information Sharing|Tags: , , , , |

Please see below an email from Michael Hargreaves, the Transformation Programme Manager for the Children’s Community Health Service in Manchester. He summarised the current position with regards to Children’s Community Health Service provision during the ongoing

School Summer Play Spaces – Melland

By |July 16th, 2020|Categories: Information Sharing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Melland High School’s playing field is open to families for three weeks of the holidays - Monday 27th July to Friday 14th August, between 10am-3pm, Monday-Friday. This is for children and young people with Special Educational

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