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Events

21 Dec 2020 Christmas party

This year's party will be an online party exclusive to Our Voice members only. 

It takes place on Monday 21st December, 4- 5 pm, with the ever-popular Mr Marvel, and his magic bunny, lots of interactive festive games and magic, and a special visit from Santa! 

If you are on our mailing list you will receive details of how to book. 

If you are not yet on our mailing list - please email us at info@ourvoiceenfield.org.uk to join. 

3 Dec 2020 Positive Behaviour Support webinar

Book now for our Positive Behaviour Support webinar from 12.30 pm to 2 pm. 

This free webinar looks at how parents and carers can use Positive Behaviour Support to help manage challenging behaviours at home during this exceptionally challenging time.

For full details see our flyer 

Book your place here.

21 Oct 2020 Cuppa and Chat

'Return to school' Cuppa and Chat session - 10.300 - 11.30 am on Wednesday 21st October. 

These informal online sessions give parents and carers of children with Special Needs and Disabilities an opportunity to connect with others who may be facing similar challenges (including members of the Our Voice team), to share experiences and ask questions. 

The sessions are completely informal so don't worry if you need to arrive late, start early, or face regular interruptions from your children. 

No need to book - just join us on your computer, tablet or smartphone here. If you have not used 'GoTo Meetings' before you will need to install the app first here

See our flyer for full details. 

21 Oct 2020 Videoconference on moving to secondary school

We are holding an important videoconference in conjunction with SENDIASS looking at the transfer to secondary school, for the parents of children who are currently in year 6. 

There will be two sessions: 

Tuesday 20th October 10.30 am to 12 noon - book here

Wednesday 21st October - 12.30 pm to 2 pm - book here

These are for parents who want more information on choosing a secondary school for children with additional needs and expressing your preferences for children who have an EHCP (Education Health Care Plan). 

We will discuss the process, how you can get information about secondary schools and what to look out for when making decisions. 

For more information see our flyer.

We are aware that parents/carers of children with an EHCP need to submit their forms by Friday 23rd October. If you are unsure of the process or need some guidance we strongly urge you to attend these information sessions to help you make informed choices. 

20 Oct 2020 Videoconference on moving to secondary school

We are holding an important videoconference in conjunction with SENDIASS looking at the transfer to secondary school, for the parents of children who are currently in year 6. 

There will be two sessions: 

Tuesday 20th October 10.30 am to 12 noon - book here

Wednesday 21st October - 12.30 pm to 2 pm - book here

These are for parents who want more information on choosing a secondary school for children with additional needs and expressing your preferences for children who have an EHCP (Education Health Care Plan). 

We will discuss the process, how you can get information about secondary schools and what to look out for when making decisions. 

For more information see our flyer.

We are aware that parents/carers of children with an EHCP need to submit their forms by Friday 23rd October. If you are unsure of the process or need some guidance we strongly urge you to attend these information sessions to help you make informed choices. 

13 Oct 2020 Cuppa and Chat

'Return to school' Cuppa and Chat session - 8.30 - 9.30 pm on Tuesday 13th October. 

These informal online sessions give parents and carers of children with Special Needs and Disabilities an opportunity to connect with others who may be facing similar challenges (including members of the Our Voice team), to share experiences and ask questions. 

The sessions are completely informal so don't worry if you need to arrive late, start early, or face regular interruptions from your children. 

No need to book - just join us on your computer, tablet or smartphone here. If you have not used 'GoTo Meetings' before you will need to install the app first here

See our flyer for full details. 

1 Sep 2020 Cuppa and Chat

Our next evening 'Cuppa and Chat' session will be on Tuesday 1st September  8.30 to 9.30 pm 

These informal online sessions give parents and carers of children with Special Needs and Disabilities an opportunity to connect with others who may be facing similar challenges (including members of the Our Voice team), to share experiences and ask questions. 

The sessions are completely informal so don't worry if you need to arrive late, start early, or face regular interruptions from your children. 

No need to book - just join us on your computer, tablet or smartphone here. If you have not used 'GoTo Meetings' before you will need to install the app first here

For full details see our flyer here

30 Aug 2020 Mr Marvel's Zoom Party

Our next exclusive Mr Marvel Zoom party will take place on Sunday 30th August 3 - 4 pm

This is a great opportunity to provide some fun and entertainment for your children via Zoom. It's a live, interactive show containing a mix of magic, puppets, games, live animation and of course the real magic bunny. 

Have a sneak peek here

This event follows the success of our last three Zoom parties which were a huge hit with all the children. One parent said "I just wanted to say a big thank you to Our Voice for organising this afternoon's Mr Marvel Zoom. Our son absolutely loved it, listening to him laugh and chuckle at Mr Marvel's antics was so lovely". 

The event is free but places must be pre-booked and are exclusive to Our Voice mailing list members. If you would like to join but are not already on our mailing list, please email us at info@ourvoiceenfield.org.uk, with your name, email address and telephone number, and ask to be added to our mailing list and receive details of how to book this event. 

26 Aug 2020 Cuppa and Chat

Our next morning 'Cuppa and Chat' session will be on Wednesday 26th August 10.30 - 11.30 am 

These informal online sessions give parents and carers of children with Special Needs and Disabilities an opportunity to connect with others who may be facing similar challenges (including members of the Our Voice team), to share experiences and ask questions. 

The sessions are completely informal so don't worry if you need to arrive late, start early, or face regular interruptions from your children. 

No need to book - just join us on your computer, tablet or smartphone here. If you have not used 'GoTo Meetings' before you will need to install the app first here

For full details see our flyer here

18 Aug 2020 Positive Behaviour Support webinar

Book now for our Positive Behaviour Support webinar 1.30 pm to 3 pm. 

This webinar looks at how parents and carers can use Positive Behaviour Support to help manage challenging behaviours at home during this exceptionally challenging time.

For full details see our flyer Book your place here

You can also book an individual telephone consultation to discuss specific issues - see flyer for details.