with Crystal Minors, Merton's SEND Team Manager

and David Cafferty, Merton Team for People with Learning Disabilities and Transitions

10am - 12pm, Thursday 17th January

Find out what support Merton can offer young people with SEN or disabilities aged 14 to 25 transitioning into adulthood.
This session will be particularly relevant to parents/carers of children who are currently eligible for children’s social care (not just Short Breaks) and who are expecting to transition into Adult Social Care, e.g. children with a learning disability (LD) & complex needs including severe & profound LD.
Ask your questions about transitioning into Adult Social Care which may include services such as supported living, residential care & day centre services.

Only 30 places available!

Thursday 17 January, 10am to 12pm

Chaucer Centre, Room D, Canterbury Road, Morden, SM4 6PX
Please book ahead for all events to guarantee your place


Refreshments provided
For more information or to register with Kids First and receive news of all our events, just ring Samantha Pickford on 020 3963 0597

Tel: 020 3963 0597

Website :
Kids First is a project of Merton Mencap

Merton Mencap's Movers & Makers

The Movers & Makers programme is held regularly, so keep checking here for new dates, prices and information.

Merton Mencap's Movers & Makers

Autumn SEN Holiday Camps

Do you have a child with a mild to moderate special educational need who would like to attend a fun activity summer camp?

Is your child aged between 6 and 12 years?

Can they take part in a small group activity, if supported by trained staff?

Merton Mencap’s Movers & Makers offer Holiday Camps for children with mild to moderate special educational needs.

Each day will be a balance of calm, physical, sensory and food activities, for example:
- recycled robots craft - balloon tennis - yoga -
- cupcake decorating - ingredient experimenting - music making -

The camps have been organised following huge demand from parents for SEN focused activities run by staff and volunteers with experience of supporting children with SEN.

Dates: 22nd, 23rd and 24th October 2018

Venue: Albemarle School, Princes Way, London, SW19 6JP

The camp will cost £70 per day.
If you need information about how a place for your child could be funded, please contact
Miranda and Jessie (

Closing date for bookings is 15th October 2018, so book early to avoid disappointment
We look forward to seeing you in the summer!

Blossom House School

Blossom Lower School & Upper House

Principal: Joanna Burgess Dip.C.S.T, MPCSLT, Dip.R.S.A SpLD. PGCE