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Special schools and schools with specialist resource provision

Music and Media Group and Courses - Thanet (bemix - formerly Skillnet Group)

Our music and media groups work alongside people to explore and develop skills in music (song writing, performance, learning an instrument, DJ skills, music production) and media (film making, digital photography, graphic design, using the internet, making radio shows). People with learning difficulties/disabilities and/or autism can choose…
Telephone:
07422 964693
E-mail:
sophie.peacock@bemix.org
Website:
https://www.bemix.org
Disablities:
Learning difficulty, Language difficulty, Communication and interaction, Autism, Behaviour and learning

Supported Employment programmes - bemix

At bemix, we offer two Supported Employment programmes. Preparation for Employment Preparation for Employment is a full-time programme for you as a young person with learning difficulties and/or autism (with an EHCP) and is about preparing you for the world of work through enterprise activities,…
Telephone:
07410980720
E-mail:
referrals@bemix.org
Website:
https://www.bemix.org/
Disablities:
Learning difficulty

Lily’s Social Kitchen CIC

About Lily's Social Kitchen At Lily’s Social Kitchen, we offer a range of supported work experience opportunities for people with learning difficulties/disabilities, autism and/or physical disabilities.  Lily’s Social Kitchen work placements are primarily based at Lily’s Bistro, a public cafe in the middle of Canterbury.…
Telephone:
01227 769555
E-mail:
info@lilysbistrocatering.com
Website:
https://lilyscommunity.org/

Derwen College

Derwen College delivers exceptional programmes and a rich learning environment for young people, aged from 16 to 25 years, with special educational needs and disabilities, including:   Learning and physical disabilities Autism Spectrum Disorder Behaviours of concern PMLD   Our main campus is in Gobowen,…
Telephone:
01691 661234
E-mail:
admissions@derwen.ac.uk
Website:
https://www.derwen.ac.uk/
Disablities:
Learning difficulty, Physical disability, Behavioural, emotional and social development, Autism, Behaviour and learning

Mount Lodge Care Farm - Day Service for Adults with learning disabilities

Mount Lodge Care Farm Benenden Road, Biddenden, Kent TN27 8BY Tel: 01580 291803   Email: theworkshop.chicken@gmail.com   Web Site: kentcarefarming.co.uk   Mount Lodge Farm offers young people and adults with learning disabilities/additional needs the opportunity to engage in fully supervised farming and countryside related activities, covering Ashford, Maidstone, Folkestone, Tunbridge Wells and surrounding areas. The members…
Telephone:
01580 291803
07961826031
E-mail:
theworkshop.chicken@gmail.com
Website:
www.kentcarefarming.co.uk
Age Range:
Ages 16-18, 18-25 (Transition)
Disablities:
Learning difficulty, Communication and interaction

Listening Books - a national audiobook lending service

Listening Books is a national UK charity that provides an audiobook lending service for anyone with an illness, physical or learning disability, mental health condition, or learning difficulty, who finds that it impacts on their ability to read or hold books in the usual way. …
Telephone:
020 7407 9417
020 7234 0522
E-mail:
info@listening-books.org.uk
Website:
https://www.listening-books.org.uk/
Age Range:
Suitable for all ages
Disablities:
Learning difficulty, Language difficulty, Communication and interaction

JK Educate

Our proven approach consistently delivers excellent results for our students, whether for general school support or preparing for exams including 7+ and 11+ school entrance exams, GCSEs and A Levels. Our services include private tutoring in person or online, ongoing support and advice for families,…
E-mail:
info@jkeducate.co.uk
Website:
https://www.jkeducate.co.uk/
Disablities:
Learning difficulty, Language difficulty, Autism

Communication & Learning Enterprises Limited

CandLE is a not-for-profit organisation supporting the learning and communication needs of students who rely on AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication). We support students in mainstream and special schools with communication, literacy and curriculum access. From an initial assessment, we establish the education needs and…
Telephone:
01229585173
E-mail:
office@candleaac.com
Website:
https://candleaac.com/
Age Range:
Ages 11-16, Ages 16-18, Ages 5-10, 11-18, 19-25, 18-25 (Transition), 6-10
Disablities:
Physical disability, Hearing impaired, Language difficulty, Severe learning difficulty, Visually impaired, Communication and interaction, Autism, Physical sensory/medical, Profound, severe or complex, Behaviour and learning

Hadlow Pottery

We are a working pottery producing quality items of functional and decorative ware which we sell through local outlets and community events throughout Kent. Our aim is to build the individual's confidence through the production of the pot. Each person has their own design giving them…
Telephone:
07909445763
07816437748
E-mail:
hadlowpottery@gmail.com
Website:
https://www.hadlowpottery.org/
Age Range:
18-25 (Transition)
Disablities:
Learning difficulty

Royal National College for the Blind

Royal National College (RNC) is honoured to be the UK’s leading specialist residential college of further education for people with a visual impairment. Since 1872, we have been building on our expertise and successes, which enables the college to offer a variety of products and…
Telephone:
01432 265725
E-mail:
info@rnc.ac.uk
Website:
Visit the Royal National College for the Blind website
Age Range:
Ages 16-18, 18-25 (Transition)
Disablities:
Visually impaired

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