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IRIS Magazine | October 2020

12th November 2020


In this issue:

  • A Message from Ask Us
  • Personal Health Budgets
  • Turning the Word ‘Vulnerable’on its Head
  • Quadriplegic Sailor to Cross the Atlantic
  • Christmas 2020
  • Protecting our Mental Health During a Pandemic
  • Snowy Chocolate Crackle Biscuits
  • Tiktok Disability Educator Goes Viral
  • Kidz to Adultz Venue to Virtual
  • Information and Helplines
  • Information about Local Mental Health Services for Young People
  • in Nottinghamshire County
  • There She Goes
  • Covid-19 Updated Measures
  • Word Search
  • Including Parents – Webinar Week
  • Frequently Asked Questions of Ask Us
  • Fruit Rockets and Firework Cookies
  • Christmas Rocky Road
  • New Support Project for City Residents

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IRIS Magazine | July 2020

10th August 2020


In this issue:

  • A Message from Ask Us
  • 50 Summer Fun Ideas that you can do at home
  • Meet Ling Children’s and Young Persons Adviser
  • Tips for Autistic People and Families
  • Summer Recipe - Frozen Yoghurt Lollies
  • Information and Helplines
  • SEN Law Changes in Relation to Returning to School
  • Life Chances Fund
  • Spring Time
  • Ouch the Cabin Fever
  • How physical activity supports children with special needs and disabilities at home
  • A look back on lockdown
  • Summer Word Search
  • What to expect when your child returns to school
  • Short Breaks
  • How disabled people are problem solving in the pandemic
  • Summer Recipe - Mixed Berry Freezies

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IRIS Magazine | April 2020

14th April 2020


In this issue:

CONTENTS

  • A Message From AskUs
  • Why Do Things Look Different?
  • 10 Quick Facts About The Local Offer
  • What Is Happening and Why?
  • Making The Most Of Time At Home
  • Keeping In Touch Remotely
  • Information and Helplines
  • Managing Mental and Physical Health
  • Educational Resources
  • Creating a Vision Board
  • Changes to the EHC Application Process
  • Short Story Competition
  • Sign Language Facts
  • All About: Rainbow Parent Carer Forum
  • What is The Graduated Response?
  • Charlotte’s Blog
  • Baby Animal Wordsearch
  • Get Involved with IRIS

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IRIS Magazine | January 2020

09th January 2020


In this issue:

Including:

  • Featured Group: Connected Communities
  • Parallel 2020
  • Support and Advice for the New School Year - Ask Us Transitions
  • Half-Term Activities & Recipes
  • Events
  • My Journey in Music - Luke Fiddes
  • Top 5 Tips for Concentration and Focus
  • Inspirational People to Follow on Twitter
  • Shared Lives
  • A Quick Guide to your Post-16 Education Options

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IRIS Magazine | October 2019

14th October 2019


In this issue:

CONTENTS

  • Rumbletums
  • Autumn Recipes
  • Cherish Me
  • It’s Pantomime Season
  • Independent Living: Travel and Transport Nottingham
  • Beauty Instagrammers with Disabilities
  • Charlotte Moves Onto Further Education

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IRIS Magazine | July 2019

14th July 2019


In this issue:

In this issue:

  • Things to do in Summer: Wildlife Edition
  • Simple Summer Recipes
  • Including Parents Conference Roundup
  • A Dog's Life: Guide Dog Training
  • Events

Young People's Zone:

  • Youtubers We Love
  • Your Mini Festival Guide
  • Grace Beauty - Accessible Makeup
  • Nottingham's Music Scene

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IRIS Magazine | April 2019

25th April 2019


In this issue:

In this issue:

 

  • Introduction
  • The Ear Foundation is 30 This Year
  • Share What You Know: Theme Park Edition
  • ASD Friendly Barber
  • Including parents Conference May 2019
  • Positively Empowered Kids Festival
  • Spring Baking Recipes
  • Events
  • Young People's Zone
  • Sam's Workplace
  • All About Future Impact
  • A Day at Crocus Fields
  • Independent Living

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IRIS Magazine | January 2019

01st January 2019


In this issue:

  • Short Breaks Offer
  • Hot Topics
  • Share What You Know
  • 2019 Including    Parents Conference   Include Royle Visitor
  • Special Prom Invite
  • Events and Activities
  • Half Term Activities   to do at Home
  • Notts County    Sensory Rooms
  • Let’s Get Digital
  • Independent Travel Training Awards 2018
  • What’s Going On?
  • Get Ahead and Move Ahead

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