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Latest ‘Sensory Friendly’ release at Huddersfield’s Odeon Cinema

  Dimensions along with the Odeon Cinema Huddersfield offer monthly ‘sensory friendly’ cinema screenings of recent releases! What makes a screening sensory friendly? The lights will be on low The volume will be turned down There will be no trailers at … Continue reading

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Outdoor activities for children with additional needs from SPROUT

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A look back – 2013 for HDSSG

  What a year we have had –  we are thrilled to have welcomed new members to HDSSG – Gabriel, Sophie, Katy and Rueben. SO many exciting things have happened to our group and our members over the last 12 months, here’s a … Continue reading

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Deighton Bright Stars – Learning Disability Table Tennis Club

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Cliffe House adventure playground & cafe opening for school holidays.

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Huddersfield Town Ability Counts Programme – football for children with disabilities

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Fun Club for 13 – 18 year olds.

Local Mencap in Kirklees are to run an evening Fun Club for 13 to 18 year olds with additional needs. The club will be based at Carlinghow Mills, Batley where a centre – Branches – is currently situated. Sessions will … Continue reading

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Drama Sessions for children with Down Syndrome from Shabang! Theatre Adventures

    Offers weekly drama sessions for children with Down Syndrome. Based at the  Watershed in Slaithwaite, Huddersfield ‘Up Club’ runs on a Monday evening. The sessions aim to improve communication skills, build self esteem and enhance social confidence. To … Continue reading

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Dis-Sport at Batley Sports & Tennis Centre.

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Eureka! SEN holiday clubs return!

Holiday Clubs for families of children with additional needs return to Eureka! Get down to Eureka! for some family fun – meet other families and enjoy the museum galleries with trained staff on hand to help you get the best … Continue reading

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Free cinema tickets for carers.

The Cinema Exhibitors Association (CEA) in association with cinema companies and the Disability Rights Commission have introduced a new initiative, an ID card for those guests wishing to take advantage of our free ticket policy for companions. This card is … Continue reading

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Duke Of Edinburgh Awards

Congratulations to some of our young adults who passed their Duke Of Edinburgh Awards. A fantastic achievement.

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Junior Sports Academy Bradford

Disability Sport for the Youth in Bradford are pleased to announce a new Junior Sports Academy for Disabled People (8-18yrs) starting in January at NabWood Sports Centre. The Club will run every Saturday from 11am-1pm and will link in specifically … Continue reading

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BOK Swim Team

Massive congratulations to members of our swim team who were competing in the Special Olympics Regional Event in Harrogate this weekend! Many came away with medals and personal bests. Fantastic news – well done all of you!

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