Sensory Support Service

DOLLY PARTON TO READ BEDTIME STORIES TO KIDS

Dolly Parton Will Read Bedtime Stories To Kids To Ease Coronavirus Fears     On Monday, the country music icon unveiled plans for “Goodnight with Dolly,” a weekly video series featuring her reading different children’s stories on behalf of her Imagination Library, a literacy advocacy group. The first instalment will air Thursday on the Imagination Library’s YouTube page.… Read more DOLLY PARTON TO READ BEDTIME STORIES TO KIDS

DuxNews – A way to get support for students / need volunteer

The Idea:  We know that there are students with visual impairments who do not have full access to online curriculum, supplemental activities, or resources during the COVID-19 pandemic. The idea of this project is to connect students and their families to volunteers who want to provide support during this unprecedented time of need. How It… Read more DuxNews – A way to get support for students / need volunteer

Positive Eye Support for the community during COVOID19

23.03.20 Here are their plans to support the community during the situation we all find ourselves in: 1.     Weekly Creative Workshop: THE IDEA MACHINE – shared on social media here is the text from the ad: Come and share the love and creativity. Feel inspired and uplifted. Gwyn is full of hope, joy, enthusiasm and energy… Read more Positive Eye Support for the community during COVOID19

Free on-line material to access while schools are closed

Many services are offering free access while schools are closed.  Please see below for some that might be relevant to you:   Audible – offering free audio books to children to stream via desktop, laptop, phone or tablet. Audible: Free audiobooks for children Accessibyte – (free for next 45 days) makes fun, funky, fully accessible apps… Read more Free on-line material to access while schools are closed

Scottish Disability Sport East of Scotland Para Sport Festival

EAST OF SCOTLAND PARA SPORT FESTIVAL 2020 ENTRY FORM The online link below for the upcoming East Para Sport Festival 2020. https://www.cognitoforms.com/ScottishDisabilitySport/EastParasportFestival2020 The annual Para Sport Festival is on the horizon for 2020, welcoming young people from across the East of Scotland with a physical, visual or hearing impairment and providing them with an opportunity… Read more Scottish Disability Sport East of Scotland Para Sport Festival

PARA-FOOTBALL – football opportunity for individuals with a visual impairment (Whitburn)

Please see the attached flyer relating to an upcoming football opportunity for individuals with a visual impairment.  This opportunity is being driven by RNIB. This session will welcome individuals of all ages with a visual impairment and will be delivered by coaches from the Scottish FA and Rangers FC at Whitburn Community Education Centre, West… Read more PARA-FOOTBALL – football opportunity for individuals with a visual impairment (Whitburn)