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PODS Parent/Carer Night Out, Pirates & Princesses SEN Session and more...

PODS Parent/Carer Night Out - Friday 14th September

Come and join us as we celebrate our 10th Anniversay! The celebration is being held at St George's Cricket Club, there will be a live band and a DJ!

The tickets are £5 and will include a drink and food. To book your tickets please click on the following link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/pods-parentcarer-night-tickets-47108661274

This is an Adults only event.

Pirates & Princesses Tuesday SEN Session

Every Tuesday Pirates & Princesses hold their exclusive SEN session from 4pm-6pm, this is an exclusive play session for families with adults and children with additional needs, siblings are also welcome. The cost per child is £3 (no age limit) and 50p per adult, with free squash available.

New Carers Wellbeing Group

Do you live in the Dawley area and feel like meeting up with fellow carers and have a bit of a break? There is a new Carers Wellbeing Group starting on Thursday 16th August for the Dawley and Malinslee area.

***Spaces Still Available*** PODS Fundraising Team Fun & Floats on Sunday 19 August 2018 from 4pm-5pm

PODS Forum Fundraising Team are hosting a Fun and Floats Swimming session, this is being held at Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre, Wellington, TF1 1LX. Children must be accompanied by a parent/carer at all times, as they remain the parent/carer’s responsibility.

All families who have a child or young person with Disability, Additional Need or SEND (aged 0-25yrs) are welcome. Siblings are welcome.

To book your tickets, please click on the following link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/pods-forum-fundraising-team-fun-floats-swimming-session-tickets-47710455256

PODS Annual Survey 2018

If you've not already received our Annual Survey by post, please take a few minutes to complete it online, it helps us to develop our priorities for the coming year and also ensures that we are meeting the needs of our families locally. Please let us know your thoughts.


Please complete and return by 17th August to be entered into a prize draw to win a £100 gift voucher of your choice. Your feedback is very important to us and we would appreciate it if you could complete this Annual Survey. Thank you.

Weekly Update from Jayne Stevens (Participation Co-ordinator)...

‚ÄčA fantastic day celebrating our 10year Anniversary with Picnic in the Park today :) fab turnout of families - old and new - with siblings and wider family members too. Photos will be shared tomorrow. Thanks to everyone who came to make it a fab event with activities and treats, to our staff and our volunteer force for all their support and help with a special mention for Sarah and Annette (Marie) in a very hot kitchen and Andy and Lee aka Mickey and Chase in very hot outfits; and thank you to our new Mayor for chatting to our families and promising to join us at family groups.

Come and join us at our Family Groups...

Thursday 9th August 2018: Your Voice + Family Resources from 7pm-9pm at the Elephant and Castle Pub, Dawley, Telford, TF4 2ET

Wednesday 15th August 2018: Your Voice + Family Resources from 9.30am–11.30am Hollinswood Community Centre, 7 Downemead, Telford, TF3 2EW

Friday 31st August 2018: Your Voice + Family Resources from 9.30am-11.30am at Dawley Town Hall (opposite Langley School/CAMHS) New Street, Dawley, Telford, TF4 3JR

Monday 3rd September 2018: Your Voice + Family Resources from 10.00am-12.00pm at Admaston House, Admaston,Telford, TF5 0BN

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Kerrie Seagrave

Project Administrator on behalf of PODS Parent Carer Forum.

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