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Playdough Recipe! 

You're never too old for playdough!

This simple 'no cook' recipe can be used again and again!

Playdough Recipe

Thank you to The Young Carers Team for sharing this with us : )


Children’s Therapy Service - NHS Solent


Planned Summer Holiday Provision for Portsmouth

As school will not be open during the summer holidays, please find this leaflet from Portsmouth City Council on what has been made available so far. This list should grow. 

Summer Holiday Provision Leaflet


Connect4Summer is a programme for children across Hampshire which provides an exciting programme that will include a range of sports activities, healthy cooking classes for children and their parents or carers, as well as additional support for our most vulnerable families who are in need.

Connect4Summer is offering FREE Family fun days with activities and food in the summer holidays at a venue near you.

Please visit Connect4Summer for booking and more information.

and visit their Facebook page facebook.com/Connect4Summer for updates

Click HERE for a Connect4Summer Information & Venue flyer

Click HERE for a letter to Parents from Mr Jones

*Please note that this is not run by SJS and all questions should be directed to Connect4Summer* 

connect4.org.uk/contact/


Virtual Support Sessions

SUPPORT FOR PARENTS AND RELATIVES DURING THE CORONAVIRUS

Autism Hampshire is providing virtual support sessions in Portsmouth for parents and carers to provide information about managing anxieties and daily routine with an autistic child or young adult at home.

Autism Hampshire is running 2 cohorts of support groups to support parents and carers across Portsmouth

Click HERE for further information and cohort timetables


BLM

Following recent world events surrounding racism, Black Lives Matter and the death of George Floyd, we have found the following links if you wish to discuss this with your children. 

Article to read about the BLM movement 

https://yoopies.co.uk/c/press-releases/blacklivesmatter  

Parent's guide to BLM with activities

https://yoopies-cms.cdn.prismic.io/yoopies-cms/a79829ee-9d85-465c-9a08-270c4fd7e5b5_Parent%27s+guide+to+black+lives+matter.pdf 

45 books to support reading about BLM 

https://www.booksfortopics.com/black-lives-matter

Blue Peter link for the programme that was shown at the weekend.

https://www.radiotimes.com/news/tv/2020-06-13/blue-peter-cbbc-racism-video/ 


Everybody Worries by Jon Burgerman

A picture book for children who are worried about Coronavirus

Click the picture to access the  e-book

Mental Health Awareness Week 2020

Kindness Matters

18th - 24th May

(Click the Images to find help, support & information on how you can get involved)

Local Support from Solent Mind

 Please remember, you are never alone. Please reach out if you need any support at all. 


School Nursing Service - Advice if Your Child is Unwell


Parenting Surgery

Early Help and Prevention

Available by phone
This is for parents of school aged children

These 30 minute slots offer an opportunity to discuss specific behaviour issues and understand what is on offer in the city

Click HERE to view date and time slots

Email: [email protected] to book a slot


Positive Parenting Programme

There are a range of online resources which can help from the Positive Parenting Program​​me.

www.triplep-parenting.uk.net/uk-en/get-started/parenting-during-covid-19/


NVR Parenting Programmes

For parents who have attended NVR Parenting programmes they are offering a regular virtual "drop in" session

If you would like to be included in this please email:  [email protected] and a Parenting Practitioner will contact you to arrange a suitable time.


NHS Guide for Parents 

Click HERE for a Parent Guide from the NHS


Solent NHS Trust 0-19 Children’s Service

A Letter to Families


Parent Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and NCA-CEOP, providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations.