Newham SEND Hub Services
Screening Play Group: weekly in 4 Children’s Centres, where Nurseries can refer children that may have a delay in their learning, development or in their speech, language and communication skills. Parents can bring their children to to meet the Area SENCO Team, identify their needs, find out strategies to use at home and in nursery and make any referrals.
Speech and Language Therapist: one off assessment to identify the needs of the children and to make further referrals to the Child Development Service
Peer Coaching: Specialist Practitioner works with settings to implement strategies, model activities to support children with additional needs.
Connect With Me: Parents Intervention Group, a short course for parents of children with social and communication needs, who may get a diagnosis of Autism.
Training: the Area SENCOs offer a programme of training for settings and child minders.