Growing Up & Moving On

24th April 2018

FREE information day for parents, carers and family members of children and young people with SEND on Tuesday, 24th April at the Cheshire Conference Centre, Edgeley Park, SK3 9DD. Information stands will be open from 9am - 3pm with workshops at 10.30am and 1pm, as well as a welcome from Phil Beswick, Director of Education at Stockport MBC.

Learn about provision and services available for young people as they move into adulthood, and join local and national specialists and service providers for information stands and workshops including:

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Strictly Seashell

28th April 2018

 

Seashell Trust has held an annual charity ball for the past 21 years, and this year Seashell is ringing the changes by introducing a Strictly Come Dancing style element to proceedings.  Sponsored by PZ Cussons, some of our supporters will undergo intensive dance tuition and then compete on the night to win the coveted trophy. 

The event is to take place at the fabulous, brand new Rolls Royce showroom in Wilmslow.

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Elklan Training

08th May 2018

Tuesdays at 3.30-5.30pm, Tuesday 8th May – Tuesday 24th July

Price: £375

Speech and language support for children and young people with SLD
Seashell Trust’s accredited Elklan training has been designed to help maximise the speech, language and communication potential of children and young people with severe learning difficulties.

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We are Creative

10th May 2018

A unique arts event showcasing the art, music and drama of young people with complex learning disabilities.

6-9pm, Thursday 10th May, Royal College Manchester
Free entry.

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“Listen to Me”

10th May 2018

An MSI conference outlining practical strategies for supporting children and young people with sensory impairment

Seashell Trust’s “Listen to Me” conference takes place on Thursday 10th May at Manchester Conference Centre.

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Intervenor Course (5 Day)

14th May 2018

Intervenor Course (5 Day)

Seashell Trust are pleased to announce that we are holding a Intervenor Course for Intervenors or staff offering 1:1 support to someone with congenital Deafblindness/Multi-Sensory Impairment in association with NatSIP and Sense. This is the original Intervenor course, developed and delivered by Jenny Fletcher and colleagues from Sense. 

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Makaton Foundation Course

16th May 2018

Makaton Foundation Course

Dates: Wednesday 16th & 23rd May

Times: 09.30 – 16.00

£120 for professionals/ 50% discount for parent/carers at £60

Lunch and refreshments provided

Makaton has transformed the lives of children and adults with a range of different communication difficulties. It’s designed to support spoken language – signs are used with speech, in spoken word order to help children and adults to communicate.  

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Regulating & Managing Sensory Needs

16th May 2018

If you care for a child or young person with autism and severe learning difficulties, you are eligible for a comprehensive range of support from Seashell Trust.

This is one of several sessions aimed at helping families deal with everyday issues like mealtimes, communication, behaviour and looking for ways to help your child become more independent.

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Autistic People & Their Contribution to Society

13th June 2018

If you care for a child or young person with autism and severe learning difficulties, you are eligible for a comprehensive range of support from Seashell Trust.

This is one of several sessions aimed at helping families deal with everyday issues like mealtimes, communication, behaviour and looking for ways to help your child become more independent.

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Makaton Enhancement Workshop

18th June 2018

Makaton Enhancement Workshop

Dates: Wednesday 18th, 25th June and 2nd July

Times: 09.30 – 16.00

Price: £210 for professionals, subsidised places for parent/ carers at £105

Lunch and refreshments provided

If you’ve completed Makaton Foundation training and would like to take your skills and knowledge to the next level, please think about joining us at our Makaton Enhancement Workshop next March.

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Michael Josephson Summer Ball 2018

30th June 2018

Manchester businessman, Michael Josephson's greatest passion is supporting the most vulnerable children in society and so in his spare time Michael raises funds for children's charities in the north west.

 

This year Michael will be hosting the inaugural Michael Josephson Summer Ball 2018 which will raise funds for Seashell Trust, as well as Variety and the Frost Foundation.

 

To download the booking form, please see below

 

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It's a Knockout

07th July 2018

It's back... our It's a Knockout event, a fun, frantic and exhilarating day of laughter and madness.

Every penny raised goes to supporting the children and young people with complex disabilities at Seashell Trust.

£550 for a team of up to 10

For more information, see our booking form or contact wendy.bray@seashelltrust.org.uk, Tel: 0161 610 0168

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