BEAD - Berkshire Epilepsy Awareness Day
Friday 29 September 2017
10am – 4pm
Bracknell Leisure Centre, Bagshot Road, Bracknell RG12 9SE
For carers and family members
This is a Berkshire-wide awareness day for parents and carers of people with learning disabilities who have epilepsy.
Hosted by Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust, healthcare professionals will discuss what services are available and how to access them. Other organisations and companies will also be demonstrating their services and technology.
This event is free. Lunch and refreshment included.
Booking is essential, please visit Eventbrite for tickets.
Managing Difficult Behaviour in Children with Disabilities and Special Needs
Wednesday 11 October
6.30pm - 8.30pm
Krazy Play Days, Unit 7, Sterling Way, Tilehurst, Reading RG30 6HW
Talk hosted by Reading Families' Forum for parent carers of children with disabled and special needs children. Lyn Oualah of Parenting Special Children will be giving a talk at 7pm on how to manage difficult behaviour. There will be qualified helpers on site to supervise your children so you will be free to listen to the talk.
Entry is free. Light refreshments served. Siblings welcome.
To book your place, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. (Please note childcare spaces are limited).
Birth to Five: Free information workshop programme
Saturday 4 November
10am - 12pm
Dingley's Promise, Kennet Walk Community Centre, Kenavon Drive, Reading RG1 3GD
Welcoming and informative sessions for parents and carers of children aged 0 - 5 who have additional needs.
This session covers support and information:
There are three other sessions in the programme.
For more information and to book, please contact Judy Trayford on 07920 654989 or email Judy.Trayford@cafamily.org.uk
Reading Learning Disability Carers' Forum
Wednesday 6th December
11am - 12.30pm
Committee Room 4a, Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU
This forum aims to improve the quality of life for carers of people with learning disabilities in Reading.
Carers' Steering Group
Monday 18th December
11am - 1pm
Council Chamber, Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU
The steering group aims to develop services and support for carers in Reading.
All carers welcome.