News & Events

The latest SEND-related articles and activities in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Autism East Midlands opens new Respite and Holiday Lets Service in Ravenshead

01st April 2019

Opened in 1994 by Her Royal Highness, the Princess Royal, the Ravenshead site was originally part of Sutherland…

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Nottinghamshire Carers Hub

27th February 2019

Nottinghamshire Carers Hub is a free service that supports unpaid adult carers across Nottingham City and Nottinghamshire

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Kooth – online counselling resource for young people

28th January 2019 is a confidential online counselling service commissioned by Nottinghamshire County Council

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Nottinghamshire County Council High Needs Review Consultation

23rd January 2019

Take part in Nottinghamshire County Council High Needs Review Consultation

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In both Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, the Local Offer pulls together details of special needs services in education, health and social care in one place. They are one place for everything you need to know about every Special Educational Needs service you might need to access.

These websites provide a wide variety of information about events and services, and the local offer contained within them are specifically there for you and your family.

Nottingham City - Ask Lion
Nottinghamshire County Council - Nottinghamshire Help Yourself

Flyers & Posters

Any announcement posters and flyers sent to Ask Us Nottinghamshire can be downloaded here:

Sams Workplace Leaflet

Nottingham City Gymnastics Club NEW Disability sessions!

Once Upon a Pillowfight

The Impossible Journey

IRIS Magazine | 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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