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CICS Group Information Day 2023

Arlington Arts Centre
Mary Hare Secondary School
RG14 3BQ
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Cochlear Implanted Children’s Support Group
19th November 2023
10:00am - 4:30pm

ON SUNDAY, 19th NOVEMBER, 2023, (10 am to 4.30 pm)
(2 minutes from Junction 13 on the M4)

Main presentations will be:
How to achieve a fit for purpose EHCP – Fiona Slomovic, Director of Advocacy and Mediation Consultants
Mainstream benefits and challenges: a tricky balance? – Sue Brownson, Lead for the Deaf Provision at Laycock School
The importance of context information in working towards developing theory of mind – Katrien Timmerman – Educational Psychologist, KIDS, Belgium

Workshops may change and will depend on demand, but will include:

  • Identity and confidence for young people with cochlear implants
  • Challenging the Local Authority (inc. Tribunals and Q and A)
  • Dealing with DLA and PIP
  • Early red flags for development of language
  • Fun with listening and language in the early years
  • Preparing your child for transitions in education
  • Young adult CI users telling it like it is
  • Hearing dogs – more than a four-legged friend
  • C.I. and radio aid manufacturers’ products
    Note: We regret that due to insurance issues we are unable to provide crèche facilities
    Only £17 per person! Demand will be high! So, book early to avoid disappointment.
    To guarantee a place at this event post the slip below or email [email protected]

Click here to download the application here.