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Advice centres

*CANCELLED - WATERLOO*
23rd February 2017

Due to high winds and parent/volunteers safety in getting to and from the advice centre, we have had to make a decision to cancel the Waterloo advice centre on 23rd February. We know that there are travel distruptions that could get worse in the evening.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Our next advice centre is Friday 24th February in Kent.

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Come and talk to one of our experienced volunteers.  We run free monthly advice centres spread across the month during school term times in Thornton Heath, Aldershot, Kent, Hampton Court, Oxford, High Wycombe, Manchester, Worcester Park and near Waterloo station in central London.

Appointments are not necessary, though if the Centres are busy, your consultation time may have to be limited.  We advise you not to arrive before the start time because waiting space is very limited.  Also, it is normally busy at the start, so getting there later may be wiser.

Bring along any relevant papers, preferably filed in date order to save time and make it easier to help you.

Please note: In order to give you the best service, please do not bring children to the advice centre with you.  If you have no option but to have children with you, please bring another responsible adult to supervise them in the waiting area during your advice session. This is to ensure their safety and prevent disturbance to other parents who have come for advice.
 

**Advice Centre dates may be subject to change
**Please check this page for updates


 

 

Thornton Heath

(Usually on the first Monday morning of each month) 

From 10.15 to 12.15. At the Salvation Army, 66 High Street, Thornton Heath, Surrey, CR7 8LF                         

  • 6 March 2017
  • 27 March 2017
  • 8 May 2017
  • 5 June 2017
  • 3 July 2017

 

Worcester Park

(Usually on the first Wednesday evening of each month)

From 4.30 to 6.30pm. At SOS!SEN Charity Shop, 90 Central Road, Worcester Park KT4 8HU

  • 1 March 2017
  • 29 March 2017
  • 3 May 2017
  • 7 June 2017
  • 5 July 2017

 

Aldershot

(Usually on the second Tuesday morning of each month)

From 10.15 to 12.15. At The Games Shop (opposite Costa Coffee), 6 Wellington Street, Aldershot, Hampshire, GU11 1DZ

  • 7 February 2017
  • 14 March 2017
  • 25 April 2017
  • 9 May 2017
  • 13 June 2017
  • 11 July 2017

 

Oxford

(Thurs, every other month - alternates with High Wycombe)

From 11am to 1pm. At 85 Jack Straw's Lane, Headington, Oxford OX3 0DW

  • 9 February 2017
  • 27 April 2017
  • 8 June 2017

 

High Wycombe

(Friday, every other month - alternates with Oxford)

From 10.30am to 12.30pm. At British Legion Holmer Green,
48 Beech Tree Road, Holmer Green, High Wycombe HP15 6UT

  • 17 March 2017
  • 5 May 2017
  • 30 June 2017

 

 

Manchester

(Usually on Thursdays)

From 10.30am to 1.30pm. At the Talbot House Support Centre, 1 High Peak Street, Newtown Heath, M40 3AT

  • 15th February (Wed) **date changed**
  • 16th March
  • 6th April
  • 11th May
  • 15th June
  • 13th July

 

Hampton Court  (opposite Hampton Court Train Station)

(Usually on the third Wednesday of each month)

From 10.15 to 12.15. At "Fontenay", 11a Creek Road, East Molesey, Surrey. KT8 9BE

  • 22 February 2017
  • 15 March 2017
  • 19 April 2017
  • 17 May 2017
  • 21 June 2017
  • 12 July 2017

 

Waterloo

(Usually on the second and fourth Thursday evening of each month).

From 5.30 to 7.30pm. At Chaplin Close Community Hall, Gray Street, London, SE1 8TU.

  • ****CANCELLED - 23 Feb 2017****
  • 9 & 23 March 2017
  • 27 April 2017
  • 11 & 25 May 2017
  • 8 & 22 June 2017
  • 13 July 2017

Please note the hall is behind security fencing.  Press 39 on the entry keypad, then the call button, and ask for the SOS!SEN advice centre.

 

Kent

(Usually on the third Friday morning of each month) 

Just outside the M25 and close to Ebbsfleet International

From 10am to 12pm. At Eastgate, 141 Springhead Parkway, Northfleet, Gravesend, Kent DA11 8AD

  • 24 February 2017
  • 24 March 2017
  • 21 April 2017
  • 19 May 2017
  • 23 June 2017
  • 14 July 2017