SEND: Special Educational Needs and Disability services
Read the Aiming High January 2020 newsletter here
The Rutland Rotaract Family Support Centre newsletter is available to download here
We are joining the local knitting group!
- Every Thursday
- From 10.00 am to midday
- At the Rutland Community Hub, Lands End Way (VAR)
- Ages 14+
- Starts 25th July
- £2 per session
If your child receives the Short Break Scheme grant please ensure that a PA is booked to attend the activity with your child/young person when you call to book your place.
Meet at the front entrance
Contact Aiming High to book a place or for any additional information:
To download a copy of the Knitting Group leaflet, please click here
Catmose Gym Sunday Sessions
- Would you like to get fit?
- Would you like to go to a gym but feel anxious?
- Would you like to know how to use the equipment?
- Would you like to go to the gym with other people?
You are welcome to join the small group of young people who are planning to attend the gym every week.
Trained staff will always be there to help you and you can bring your PA or support worker with you if you need to.
Once you have had a free taster session you will need to join the gym on a monthly or pay as you go basis. There will be no charge for any support worker or PA.
Ages: 16 and over
Place: Catmose Gym, Oakham
Date: Every Sunday
Time: 3.00 - 4.00 pm
To download a Catmose Gym Sunday Sessions leaflet, please click here
Special Needs Swimming Lessons
Rutland Rotaract Family Support Centre (RRFSC) provide swimming lessons for children/young people with additional needs on a Saturday afternoon at Oakham CofE and Catmose Swimming Pools.
Using both pools ensures all ages and abilities are catered for.
The subsidised cost of a 30 minute lesson is £5.50
Please contact RRFSC for further details of current availability and to discuss your child's additional needs and level of support required.
This activity is for children and young people with disabilities or additional needs.
Saturday afternoon 1.30 pm - 6.00 pm
Swimmers are allocated session times according to age, ability and level of support needed.
"Sunflowers" - Children with Additional Needs
Sunflowers is a support group for families of children with additional needs and is run by the parents.
Every Thursday in term time, 9.15 - 11.15 hrs.
Rutland Parent Carer Voice
Rutland Parent Carer Voice are a group of dedicated parents and carers of children aged from 0-25 with a disability or special educational need who live in Rutland.