STAND North Wales CIC
Stronger Together for Additional Needs and Disabilities
Well what can we say 2020 has certainly been a year with a difference. We have all had to adhere to a different way of living and it hasn’t been easy. STAND North Wales CIC like many others have had to adapt to working in a totally different way while supporting our families. But we continue to rise to the challenge with huge thanks to our amazing funders and supporters without whom we would not be able to support our families.
To date during lockdown we have sent out by email and or post:
74 Visual support and social story packs as well as bespoke resources for families
759 Weekly Activity packs over the course of 11 weeks inclusive of colouring, puzzles, recipes, games and more
11 Busy bag packs for younger children
23 laminated games packs
18 summer holiday activity booklets
71 summer gifts for children and young people
44 May half term craft kits
51 Father’s Day craft kits
52 tea party packs
112 well-being packs to parents
Continuous 1 – 1 support
Cookery zoom summer school
Lego club summer zoom sessions
379 letters of support with a pocket hug
379 mindfulness colouring posters with art work that was commissioned by us and completed by a very talented young lady Sam Inglis ‘Stronger Together’.
Birthday cards on request to families including those who have been shielding and those who have felt isolated from the outside world
Delivered 21 Live Jingle, rhyme and story time sessions on our Face book platform
Delivered 27 Parent forum sessions on our Facebook platform
Online parent training inclusive of Makaton levels 1-3, Mindfulness taster sessions, Promoting positive behavior and Stress and wellbeing
Created our Stay, play and learn with STAND FB Page to share ideas of low cost / no cost activities for families. This is where we post ideas, share ideas from other pages as well as encourage parents to share ideas. If you would like to join this page the link you need is:
Weekly Tuesday challenges for children and young people.
Virtual walking challenge where parents sent us their steps each time and those who took part in the challenge ended up walking the length and breadth of wales as well as to London and back.
We have lots of training coming up for both parents and professionals, please see the events calendar.
For all our latest news and information, click on the events tab and then news.
Sarah and Yvonne