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Next meeting ... Watch this space!

(We'll set the next date once we return to school in September.)

These informal monthly drop-in sessions are especially for parents who have children with Special Educational Needs, children with medical conditions which require extra support in school, or children who need any other type of extra help to access the school curriculum. We’d love to open the group to as many parents as possible, so if you have friends who you think would benefit from attending, do bring them along. There will be the usual tea, coffee and chocolate biscuits and a chance to chat.

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April's meeting ...

At our April meeting, Hayley shared some of her experience and expertise in using attachment parenting, yoga and mindfulness techniques to help to bond with her child and aid relaxation. She was really inspiring and shared lots of good ideas from her own experience. Hayley also shared some resources that she had found useful, as well as things which have inspired her. See below ...

Websites:-

Attachment Parenting UK - www.attachmentparenting.co.uk

Attachment Parenting International - www.attachmentparenting.org

Loving your child on purpose - www.lovingonpurpose.com

Books on yoga for children by:- Rebecca Whitfield and Martina Sekway

Movie:- "After Earth" starring Will Smith

Parenting Course:- "Incredible Years" (talk to Jacqui Dowdell for more information)

Mindfulness app:- "Headspace"

If you want to find out more, do talk to Hayley who is passionate about sharing what she has learnt from parenting a child with additional needs. Thanks Hayley, you're an inspiration!