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Looking for something to do?
Want to know what's happening in and around your local area?
There are lots of different groups running in Hackney the links on this page take you to more information about specific activities.
We will try to keep you up to date with specialist SEND relevant groups in Hackney and update this page at least once a week.
HiP's Festive Caribbean Lunch & Annual General Meeting
Date: Wednesday 13 December
Venue: Hackney Picturehouse, 270 Mare Street, E8 1HE
Booking required register: here
- Celebrate HiP's achievements and help shape the forum's work
- Taste food from the Caribbean
- Free massages with Yoga Home
- Talk on benefits with Department of Work & Pensions
- Free raffle draw
- A chance to feedback on council's SEND funding consultation
- Electing HiP officers for the coming year
Interested in helping to lead the forum? HiP have vacancies for the following roles:
- Forum Co-chairs (role can shared by up to four people)
Find out more by coming to the event.
Phone: 07985 739851
Hit Squad are running a Festive Event event at Hackney Ark
Join in with a range of activities and find out more about leisure activities for children and young people with SEND in Hackney.
Providers information stalls, activities ranging from music, arts and crafts, festive lego, boccia, sports and more.
Places are limited so booking is required.
Phone: 0207 014 7025
Date: 19th December
Time: 3.30 pm -5.00 pm
Venue: Hackney Ark
Find out more: Hit Squad Festive Event Flyer
Important SEND consultations currently taking place….
In addition to the following updates there are some important SEND consultations currently taking place.
- NEW - SEND Funding
- SEND Provision Capitol Grants consultation - phase two
- SEND Provision Capitol Grants consultation updates from phase one
You can find out more about these and what other SEND consultations are currently open and how you can take part here: SEND - consultations
This page is kept regularly up to date with consultation and engagement opportunities.
Hackney’s Sixth Form and Colleges open days / open evenings for entry in 2018…
Dates for school and college open days already confirmed as of 27th September 2017.
Confirmation of remaining dates will be added to this information.
Details can change at short notice, we strongly recommend checking the date and time before attending.
Many schools prefer parents and prospective students to book a place for particular dates and times.
Contact details available via the following links.
Find out more: 6th Form and College Open Days in Hackney
Find out more: Hackney Learning Trust - Education for those aged 16 – 19
Find out more: Out of borough 6th Form Open Days - dates and times
Launch of AccessHE Online learning platform…
Founded in 2011 as a key division of London Higher, AccessHE is the London wide organisation that aims to support the progression of under-represented groups to higher education (HE).
It does this by enabling HE institutions (HEIs), schools and colleges to achieve their objectives on widening access to HE.
Countdown to NCOP
Over the summer, the AccessHE London NCOP team has been busy preparing the delivery of sessions for the current academic year, including new career IAG sessions.
University of East London joins AccessHE
We are delighted to welcome the University of East London (UEL) to the AccessHE membership and look forward to working together on a number of collaborative projects.
Page last updated 07/12/17