SEND

Telford & Wrekin Local Offer

Sensory Inclusion Service

Social Inclusion Facilitator (VI)

What does the Social Inclusion Facilitator do?

  • To encourage children and young people with visual impairment and/or complex needs to participate in a range of activities in the community, including extra curricular school activities.
  • To facilitate the social inclusion of children and young people with visual impairment and/or complex needs by supporting their personal, social and emotional wellbeing and development.
  • To offer mentoring sessions for individual children and young people in order to support their personal social and emotional development.

Who will benefit from social inclusion and how?

  • Children and young people with a visual impairment and/or complex needs.
  • Meeting other children and young people to develop friendships.
  • Develop self-advocacy skills.
  • Opportunities to take part in a wide range of activities and events.
  • The opportunity to meet peers with similar disabilities (visual impairment and/or complex needs).
  • Parents and siblings - opportunities to enjoy activities as a family and with other families too.

For more information please contact Jo Adcock via:

Email -  Jo.Adcock@telford.gov.uk

Telephone - 01952 382314

Mobile -07773534390