NEWS

 

 

Welcome Yorkshire:

We are generating interest in Saturday Schools in Yorkshire. Parents are now getting together to arrange their own FOCUS. If you would like to read more about Yorkshire, click here.  If you would like to arrange a FOCUS in your area, please get in touch. 

 

Welcome South London:

We are generating interest in Saturday Schools in South London. Parents are now getting together to arrange their own FOCUS. If you would like to read more about London, click here. If you would like to arrange a FOCUS in your area, please get in touch. 

 

Welcome Bridgend:

We are generating interest in Saturday Schools in Bridgend. Parents are now getting together to arrange their own FOCUS. If you would like to read more about Bridgend, click here.  If you would like to arrange a FOCUS in your area, please get in touch. 

 

Welcome Manchester:

We are generating interest in Saturday Schools in Manchester. Parents are now getting together to arrange their own FOCUS. If you would like to read more about Manchester, click here.  If you would like to arrange a FOCUS in your area, please get in touch. 


Change of location:

Due to the amount of interest in the Saturday School, in order to accommodate the amount of children, we have had to move location.  Our location is now: Mode Training, The Alima Centre, 35 Sefton Street, Liverpool, Merseyside L8 5SL.
 

 

Dates to remember:

14th February: First Day at FOCUS Liverpool Saturday School.
am Liverpool Echo will be attending to report on the project.

Pm Caudwell will be attending to advise on ABA funding. 
 

21st February: am Liverpool One will be attending to speak to parents about how Liverpool One could become autism friendly.

 

28th February: Behaviour Management Course delivered by Peach.  This course is designed to provide parents and tutors with an overview of behaviour management. It covers the following areas:

  • Defining behaviour

  • How challenging behaviours are identified

  • How possible functions of behaviour are identified

  • How to collate data

  • Different behavioural interventions and the pros and cons of each

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Click here to register.

 

 

 

 

29th March: Balloon release at Chavasse Park, Liverpool One.
All funds raised will go towards the runnining costs of the
Saturday School and hopefully we will be able to
expand the project to after school and summer school. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2nd May: Alex Lowery and his mum Sylvia will be doing a talk. Tickets are £5, click here if you would like to purchase.

Alex is a young man who has faced many difficulties in his life. He was diagnosed with autism when he was four years of age and had ABA therapy.

Today, Alex is a public speaker and trainer on autism. He uses his personal experience of having autism and is a wealth of information on autism. Alex is passionate about raising awareness of autism. Click here to see Alex's website.

 

If your a company who would like to come in to help or chat, or would like to volunteer your time as a therapist, entertainer or

anything in general, please get in touch so we can arrange a date.

 

 

Thank you's:

www.orielstudios.co.uk for printing of flyers.
www.sensetoys.com for donation of sensory toys.

Mode Training for working along side us and allowing us to use their location.

Peach for delivering the a Behaviour Management Course on the 28th February

Dimensions for their support

Dimensions for print of flyers, banner and posters for the balloon release event. 

 


Tots ' Treasures
 for lending us their soft play equipement. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you would like to help:

We need various items, like old toys, arts & crafts and especially some soft play toys. If you are interested in donating or lending these items items please get in touch. We will be sure to thank you!! 

If you are a therapists who would like to volunteer please get in touch. 

If you are a student who is interested in applied behaviour analysis or autism please get in touch.

 


If you are from the LA, Schools or a parent who are interested in trying ABA:

Please get in touch if you would like to see the Saturday Sessions. We would like to show you what is involved with ABA