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Specialist Teaching Team Support

The Specialist Teaching Teams from the City of York Council are offering parents/carers a range of additional support. This page will be updated with new dates and information about the support that the team offer.

The Specialist Teaching Teams include the:

- Deaf and Hearing Support Team

- Vision Support Team

- Autism Support Team

- Hospital Teaching Team

- Physical and Health Needs Team

- Physical and Health Needs Teaching Team

- Specific Learning Difficulties Team

 

Parent/Carer Phone Line

The Specialist Teaching Team Autism are offering parents/carers the opportunity to talk individually to a member of the team regarding general issues and concerns about children/young people with autism. 20 minutes is allocated per phone call.

Dates and times:
Wednesday 26th January 2022 9.30-11.30 am
Wednesday 9th February 2022 9.30-11.30 am
Wednesday 2nd March  2022 9.30-11.30 am
Wednesday 16th March  2022 9.30-11.30 am
Wednesday 30th March 2022 9.30-11.30 am

To book your place on the session, please email parentcarerautismsupport@york.gov.uk

This is an admin email address and we are unable to forward or respond queries via this email.

Bookings close the Thursday before the session.

We require your name and a contact telephone number for us to contact you. We will then send you an approximate time slot for your 20 minute call.

If we receive a high volume of requests we may need to allocate spaces on the session on a first come, first served basis.

Virtual Parent Group: Topic Talks

Topic Discussions led by the Specialist Teaching Team for Autism via Zoom.

Due to the nature of the ZOOM platform and confidentiality issues, we will be unable to discuss named children during this time.

Sessions this term:

  • Managing Emotions Wednesday 19th January 2022  (10-11am)
  • Toileting Wednesday 2nd February 2022  (10-11am)
  • Autism and Adolescence Wednesday 16th February 2022 (10-11am)
  • Using Visuals Wednesday 9th March 2022  (10-11am)
  • Successful Trips Out Wednesday 23rd March 2022 (10-11am)

To book your place on the session, please email your name and contact email address, stating which session(s) you would like to book to        parentcarerautismsupport@york.gov.uk
This is an admin email address and we are unable to forward or respond to queries via this email.
 
Bookings close the Thursday before the session.

If we receive a high volume of attendees we may need to allocate spaces on the session on a first come, first served basis.

If you would like to request a theme to be discussed on “Topic Talks” in the future, please complete the survey below. https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/DNF5LM6