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  • Support for unemployed people over 50 from Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
    This is a list of information from the DWP that includes new financial support schemes for unemployed people over 50, the drive to reduce the cost of childcare, and more. UNIVERSAL CREDIT (UC) Jobseekers who are over age 50: On July 4th the government announced millions of pounds of new measures to […]
  • Could you be a Family Ambassador?
    Do you have lived experience as a parent carer of a child or young person who has required support and treatment across the Health, Social Care and Education System? Can you demonstrate knowledge of the mental health, learning disability and autism pathways through lived experience? The Humber and North Yorkshire Key Worker […]
  • MAX Cards are back!
    Good news! MAX Cards are back. Get free or discounted admissions to activities and attractions. We have finally been able to order new MAX cards that will be arriving next week just in time for your families’ August holiday adventures. What is a Max Card? The Max Card is a discount card […]
  • SEND Newsletter
    This is the SEND Newsletter for 18-24 July, 2022. Help to access holiday activities Tax Free Childcare is for working families with Children aged 0-11, or 16 if the child has a disability who do not claim Universal Credit, Working Tax Credit, or Child Tax Credits. It can be used for out […]
  • Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Award Ceremony Success
    Children and young people took centre stage on Friday 8 July at the 2022 Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Award Ceremony at Grimsby Town Hall. Check out the photo’s from the Award Ceremony. The ceremony was requested by local children and young people with SEND who wanted something positive and uplifting […]
  • Inspiring Future Innovators
    INNOVATION and Science are the focus of this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, inspiring children to feed their imagination during the summer holidays. Lincs Inspire Libraries are partnering with The Reading Agency and the Science Museum Group, to spark children’s curiosity about the world around them and keep up reading habits during the […]
  • SEND Newsletter
    This is the SEND Newsletter for 11-17 July, 2022. SEND Award Ceremony SEND took centre stage on Friday 8 July at the 2022 Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Award Ceremony. The ceremony was suggested and planned by local children and young people who wanted something positive and uplifting to represent local […]
  • Autism in Schools – Celebration Event
    The Autism in Schools project concluded their pilot programme with a celebration even on Tuesday 5 July. The event was held at the Grimsby Town Hall. It was led by Lauren King, Senior Commissioning Manager (Families Mental Health and Disabilities Team) and practitioners and speakers including: Abi Fleming, SEND Parent Engagement Champion […]
  • 2022 SEND Awards
    UPDATE: Free parking for SEND Awards. Free and extended hours have been arranged at Abbey Walk Car Park, 14 Abbey Walk, Grimsby DN31 1NB. Parking is free from 4pm and the car park will stay open until 8pm.See the directions from Abbey Walk Car Park to Grimsby Town Hall. The spotlight is […]
  • SEND Newsletter
    This is the SEND Newsletter for 20-26 June, 2022. Learning Disability Week 2022 This week, 20 to 26 June, is Learning Disability Week. The campaign is all about making sure the world hears what life is like if you have a learning disability. The theme for 2022 is ‘Living Life with a […]
  • Train to work with children and young people
    Grimsby Institute offer a range of courses that you can take to learn to work with children and young people. PCDL Makaton Free two week course starts September from Thursday, 5.30pm-7.30pm PCDL Introduction to first aid Free two week course, starts September from Thursday evening 5.30pm-7.30pm PCDL Introduction to special educational needs […]
  • Free Distance Learning Courses
    Apply online for distance learning courses from Grimsby Institute. These courses are free subject to eligibility. Local parent carers have expressed an interest in taking courses to do with children and young people, and special educational needs and disabilities. These courses may give you the flexibility to learn around your regular commitments. […]
  • 999 British Sign Language App
    There is a new police initiative for people with hearing impairments. From today, Friday 17 June, you can use a 999 British Sign Language (BSL) app which will allow deaf people to contact emergency services using a BSL interpreter via video. Find out more. How to use 999 : 999 BSL Vote […]
  • SEND Newsletter
    This is the SEND Newsletter for 13-19 June, 2022. Learning Disability Week 2022 Next week is Learning Disability Week which runs from 20-26 June, 2022. Every year we have Learning Disability Week. It is all about making sure the world hears what life is like if you have a learning disability . The […]
  • Councillors approve new education strategy
    NORTH East Lincolnshire Council’s Cabinet have approved a strategy setting out how it will work with local schools, academies and education settings to help children achieve their potential. The Education and Inclusion Strategy was approved by Councillors at a meeting of the Council’s Cabinet last night (Wednesday 15 June 2022). North East […]

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