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  • Mayflower Reminiscence Morning

    FREE event for anyone with dementia or caring for someone with dementia. Share your memories and look back on what our city was like pre and post WWII. 23rd May 10.30am - 12.00pm. Read more

  • Dementia Drop-in at St James Park Community Room 23rd May

    Drop-in sessions for people living with dementia and their carers, family, friends Read more

  • DemFest 2018 with Alzheimer's UK

    Please join Alzheimer's UK on 24 May for DemFest 2018, the first festival for people living with dementia, friends, family and carer at WestQuay Esplanade SO15 1QF (11am-3pm) Read more

  • Rose Road Family Quiz Night

    Thursday 24th May 2018 Family Quiz Night at The Bradbury Centre Questions are suitable for all ages, so the bigger the age range in your team, the more likely you are to win! Entry £2 per person on the night. Read more


  • Department for Education SEND May Newsletter

    This newsletter covers Transfer of Statements to EHC plans, DfE consultation on elective home education, Supported internships in action, Education Select Committee SEND Enquiry, SEND School Workforce contract, and the European Agency for Special Needs and Inclusive Education. Read more

  • SCC request input on their learning disability draft market position statement

    Southampton City Council are currently putting together a Learning Disability Market Position Statement (MPS). This aims to set the direction for LD service development and design over the next 5 years. SCC want to get input from people with learning disabilities and their carers so have created an online survey. Read more

  • We are recruiting for volunteers

    Carers in Southampton has vacancies for volunteers to help run event stalls, run support groups and support us with office admin. Read more

  • New funding for sports prosthetics for children with disabilities

    The government has announced a further £1.5 million so that more children with disabilities can benefit from the latest sports prosthetics. Read more

  • Young Carers project moves to No Limits

    No Limits are now delivering the Young Carers project in partnership with Southampton Mencap, a project for children and young people aged 8-18 who are affected by caring for an unwell or disabled family member. Read more