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The Early Years SEND Support Service offer a Play and Development Group for parent/carers and families of children with SEND aged 0 to 5 in the Southend Area.

The stay and play sessions are designed to support you and your child with a variety of play and sensory experiences. A range of different services also join the sessions to provide support and information. See below for information.

Who to contact

Contact Name: Tracy Abbott
Contact Position: Early Years SEND Advisor

Session information

Sessions run fortnightly on Wednesdays 1pm to 2.30pm.

Dates and guests:

6 September, Early Years SEND Advisor drop-in

20 September, Early Years Officer, PACEY

4 October, Play and Development Advisor

18 October, Advisory Teacher for Visual Impairment

1 November, Little Heroes ASD Support Group

15 November, Play and Development Advisor

6 December, SEND Local Offer

20 December, Play and Development Advisor

Parking is available in North Road Car Park.

Date: 6th September 2023 - 20th December 2023 Recurs every other week on Wednesday.

Location: Summercourt Family Centre Summercourt Road

Cost: Free

Time: 13:00 - 14:30