Although the children enjoy the activities, I have benefited so much from being able to talk to other parents and access support for me.

Janine - Thurrock

It is such a warm and friendly place and we can sit and relax with a coffee knowing both children are so happy - we never get a chance to do this anywhere else.

Rachel - Brentwood

News Wednesday 11th April 2018

Parent Time Session

Following the success of previous Parent Time training groups, SNAP was delighted to be able to host another session on Wednesday 14th March 2018. Parent Time is an opportunity to bring together parents of children who have recently transitioned from pre-school services into primary school, and are looking to share their experiences, build friendships, and learn from others. 

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News Wednesday 11th April 2018

Making Progress with Dyslexia Talk

At the beginning of March, SNAP was thrilled to welcome Emmie Trower to the centre to deliver a training session on supporting children and young people with dyslexia. Emmie runs Dyslexia and Dyscalculia Support in Brentwood, and has a wealth of knowledge and experience of working with children with specific learning difficulties.  

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News Monday 12th February 2018

Enhancing Communication Workshops

SNAP held another two-session course for parents, to help support their child's communication. 

The aim of each workshop was to provide practical advice to help enhance a child’s spoken language and to explore the benefits of using non-verbal methods to support communication.

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News Tuesday 30th January 2018

Boys on the Autism Spectrum Coffee Morning

Following our previous coffee mornings for parents of daughters with ASD, we hosted our first specific coffee morning for parents with sons on the autism spectrum.

48 parents attended this event with sons ranging in age from 2 to 15 years old, each with their own individual strengths and challenges. This provided a wide range of interesting insights and discussion.

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