SPACE launches new social communications workshops

Launched in conjunction with specialist Speech and Language Therapist Sam Amos, who has a clinical specialism in children with neurodevelopmental disabilities, our SPACE to Connect programme of workshops is designed specifically to help children aged approximately 11-14 years who have social communication difficulties. The programme has been launched in response to feedback from SPACE families … Continue reading SPACE launches new social communications workshops

SPACE’s graffiti event hits the headlines

SPACE hit the headlines for all the right reasons this weekend when MyCroxleyNews reported on the success of our fantastic graffiti session, hosted by The Red House pub in Croxley Green with graffiti artist Lee. SPACE is the Red House's charity of the year this year and we are so grateful for their support. A … Continue reading SPACE’s graffiti event hits the headlines

What’s coming up in September

We've had a wonderful summer and have loved seeing everyone that attended our summer events programme. September brings so many new beginnings - new classes, new schools, new colleges and new opportunities. These can be both exciting and anxious times and SPACE are here, as always, to support and celebrate alongside you. We have some … Continue reading What’s coming up in September

Summer softplay and gymnastics

SPACE have been running summer SEN and siblings classes with Stortford Gymnastics over the holidays. It's been brilliant to see so many excited and happy faces making full use of all the facilities and equipment the gym has to offer. After a group welcome activity our fearless little Spacers have been free to explore with … Continue reading Summer softplay and gymnastics

SBLO and SPACE – What, When, How

Karen Rowley, SPACE’s Events and Short Break Local Offer (SBLO) Co-ordinator led us through an informal online workshop to explain a bit more about Hertfordshire’s Short Break Local Offer (SBLO), how to apply for it, how to use it, and some information about SPACE’s specific SBLO offer. SPACE became an SBLO provider in March 2020 … Continue reading SBLO and SPACE – What, When, How

Summer Holidays Check in and Chat

Liz Stanley and Christine Armstrong recently facilitated a Check In and Chat Zoom session to help attendees think about and prepare for the summer holidays. As Liz said, love ‘em or loathe ‘em they are about to be here and a little bit of preparation in advance can help to ensure that the children and … Continue reading Summer Holidays Check in and Chat