Our events

Our events include holiday activities, after school clubs, training sessions for families and professionals as well as social events for parents.

Important Notice

To access any of our resources or attend our regular or one off events you must be a family member of JIGSAW Thornbury (please note to book on as a professional to the Project 5 conference this doesn’t apply). It is free to join. All you need to do is fill out a membership form and we will issue you with a membership number and card. You will need to input this number when booking events through the website.

You can join online here

PLEASE NOTE
Due to the amount of activities JIGSAW is now running there will be no capacity for late bookings to any of our events. This is due to the additional admin it requires and our workload. All events are advertised in a timely manner but please be aware they close to bookings when full OR about 3-5 days prior to the event. If you purchase a ticket to any event and are unable to attend, do not offer this to other members on social media. Instead contact the JIGSAW Thornbury events email or phone us at the base. All bookings require a minimum of 48 hours’ notice to cancel with a full refund. This allows us time to fill your space. Cancellations with less than 48 hours’ notice will be non-refundable. Thank you for your understanding and continued support.

If you have any questions please email us at admin@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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May 2020

Virtual JIGSAW Video Support Group

May 12, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
£2.00

Join our Virtual Support Group on a Tuesday evening with Ceri our Inclusion Support Co-Ordinator. Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home. "I found the support group beyond helpful. Took so many ideas away from it. Both hosts Tor and Ceri were so knowledgeable and ran the support group perfectly" - feedback comment from a parent that participated in our first video support group session. Places are limited to 6 JIGSAW members a…

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Project 5: Building Family Resilience in Anxious Minds

May 13, 2020 @ 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
£5.00 – £15

A JIGSAW Project 5 Virtual Parent Training course - 3 sessions of up to 1.5 hours each from 7.45pm - where all include an opportunity to discuss the topic areas. Session 1 - Wednesday 13 May - Let's talk about anxiety Session 2 - Wednesday 20 May - Calming the anxious mind - what works Session 3 - Wednesday 27 May - The importance of escaping the circle of anxiety Talking about stress and anxiety is hard at the best…

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Virtual JIGSAW Video Support Group

May 19, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
£2.00

Join our Virtual Support Group on a Tuesday evening with Ceri our Inclusion Support Co-Ordinator. Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home. "I found the support group beyond helpful. Took so many ideas away from it. Both hosts Tor and Ceri were so knowledgeable and ran the support group perfectly" - feedback comment from a parent that participated in our first video support group session. Places are limited to 6 JIGSAW members a…

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Project 5: Building Family Resilience in Anxious Minds

May 20, 2020 @ 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
£5.00 – £10.00

JIGSAW Project 5 Virtual Parent Training - up to 1.5 hours from 7.45pm - where there will be an opportunity for discussion. Session 2 - Wednesday 20 May - Calming the anxious mind - what works Talking about stress and anxiety is hard at the best of times. Engaging in an event with strangers may make you run and hide. However, making the first steps to acknowledging and recognising where we are currently with pressures and physical and mental wellness,…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit

May 21, 2020 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
£5.00 – £12.00

Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly virtual workshops for JIGSAW families on a Thursday evening from 8.30pm via Zoom. She invites you to share and practice relaxation techniques. Helena is a local complementary therapist, who has experience in working with groups and individuals who are suffering from anxiety, stress and pain. Her aim is to support people feeling better, in their journey to wellbeing. Helena believes in self-care and she will be offering a range of…

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Project 5: Building Family Resilience in Anxious Minds

May 27, 2020 @ 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
£5.00 – £10.00

JIGSAW Project 5 Virtual Parent Training - up to 1.5 hours from 7.45pm - where there will be an opportunity for discussion. Session 3 - Wednesday 27 May - The importance of escaping the circle of anxiety Talking about stress and anxiety is hard at the best of times. Engaging in an event with strangers may make you run and hide. However, making the first steps to acknowledging and recognising where we are currently with pressures and physical and mental…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit – Mindfulness

May 28, 2020 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
£5.00

Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly virtual workshops for JIGSAW families on a Thursday evening from 8.30pm via Zoom. She invites you to share and practice relaxation techniques. Helena is a local complementary therapist, who has experience in working with groups and individuals who are suffering from anxiety, stress and pain. Her aim is to support people feeling better, in their journey to wellbeing. Helena believes in self-care and she will be offering a range of…

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June 2020

Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit – Hand Reflexology

June 4, 2020 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
£5.00

Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly virtual workshops for JIGSAW families on a Thursday evening from 8.30pm via Zoom. She invites you to share and practice relaxation techniques. Helena is a local complementary therapist, who has experience in working with groups and individuals who are suffering from anxiety, stress and pain. Her aim is to support people feeling better, in their journey to wellbeing. Helena believes in self-care and she will be offering a range of…

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Virtual JIGSAW Video Support Group

June 9, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
£2.00

Join our Virtual Support Group on a Tuesday evening with Ceri our Inclusion Support Co-Ordinator. Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home. "I found the support group beyond helpful. Took so many ideas away from it. Both hosts Tor and Ceri were so knowledgeable and ran the support group perfectly" - feedback comment from a parent that participated in our first video support group session. Places are limited to 6 JIGSAW members a…

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Virtual Sensory Awareness Training

June 16, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
£5.00 – £12.00

Helping you develop a sensory toolkit for your child. 16th June - Understanding: The sensory system and where things can go wrong. 30th June - Awareness: How you can help your child with sensory issues at play and while learning 14th July - Suggestions: Q&A session where we can help with any issues you may be struggling with. If you have attended our Sensory Training before, you will have covered most of the content in the first Understanding session already…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit 2

June 18, 2020 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£5.00 – £12.00

Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly virtual workshops for JIGSAW families on a Thursday evening from 8.30pm via Zoom. She invites you to share and practice relaxation techniques. Helena is a local complementary therapist, who has experience in working with groups and individuals who are suffering from anxiety, stress and pain. Her aim is to support people feeling better, in their journey to wellbeing. Helena believes in self-care and she will be offering a range of…

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Virtual JIGSAW Video Support Group

June 23, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
£2.00

Join our Virtual Support Group on a Tuesday evening with Ceri our Inclusion Support Co-Ordinator. Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home. "I found the support group beyond helpful. Took so many ideas away from it. Both hosts Tor and Ceri were so knowledgeable and ran the support group perfectly" - feedback comment from a parent that participated in our first video support group session. Places are limited to 6 JIGSAW members a…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit 2

June 25, 2020 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£5.00

Thursday 25 June - Facial Reflexology Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly virtual workshops for JIGSAW families on a Thursday evening from 8.30pm via Zoom. She invites you to share and practice relaxation techniques. Helena is a local complementary therapist, who has experience in working with groups and individuals who are suffering from anxiety, stress and pain. Her aim is to support people feeling better, in their journey to wellbeing. Helena believes in self-care and she…

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Virtual Sensory Awareness Training Part 2

June 30, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
£5.00

Helping you develop a sensory toolkit for your child. Part 2 - Awareness: How you can help your child with sensory issues at play and while learning If you have attended our Sensory Training before, you will have covered most of the content in the first Understanding session already. The rest of the course focuses on helping you to develop practical strategies and tools for the sensory issues that your child experiences. This is a virtual course using Zoom.  You…

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July 2020

Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit 2

July 2, 2020 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£5.00

Thursday 2 July - Body Scan Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly virtual workshops for JIGSAW families on a Thursday evening from 8.30pm via Zoom. She invites you to share and practice relaxation techniques. Helena is a local complementary therapist, who has experience in working with groups and individuals who are suffering from anxiety, stress and pain. Her aim is to support people feeling better, in their journey to wellbeing. Helena believes in self-care and she…

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Parent Webinar – The Impact of Coronavirus on Education & Social Care

July 3, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Free

JIGSAW Thornbury invite you to join a special live webinar offering legal guidance for families on securing education and social care during coronavirus. During the webinar Steven Baylis, specialist education solicitor from Irwin Mitchell, will look at: what has changed; what remains the same; and what this means Local Authorities can and cannot do during these challenging times. There will also be the opportunity for families to ask questions. Steven Baylis is an Associate Solicitor specialising in education and community…

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Virtual JIGSAW Video Support Group

July 7, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
£2.00

Join our Virtual Support Group on a Tuesday evening with Ceri our Inclusion Support Co-Ordinator. Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home. "I found the support group beyond helpful. Took so many ideas away from it. Both hosts Tor and Ceri were so knowledgeable and ran the support group perfectly" - feedback comment from a parent that participated in our first video support group session. Places are limited to 6 JIGSAW members a…

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Live Parent Webinar – Paediatric Physio

July 9, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
£2.00

A virtual Question and Answer session with Jo McMeechan, a highly specialist Paediatric Physiotherapist with extensive experience working with children with neuro & motor disorders. Jo is passionate about integrating therapy, holistic approaches and Physiotherapy forming the foundation for quality movement. More information about her services can be found on her website - https://www.jomcmeechan.com/ Please submit your Physio questions when booking your ticket so that Jo can prepare information to share with you. £2 booking fee applies.  A link to join…

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Virtual Sensory Awareness Training Part 3

July 14, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
£5.00

Helping you develop a sensory toolkit for your child. Part 3 - Suggestions: Question and answer session where we can help with any issues you may be struggling with. This session is the final part of our virtual Sensory Awareness training and will prove most useful for parents and carers that have completed the previous sessions. This is a virtual course using Zoom.  You are welcome to join in with or without video/audio as you prefer but there will be…

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How to Manage Challenging Behaviour

July 16, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£5.00

Join us for what we think will be a very popular virtual session on How to Manage Challenging Behaviour with Corrina Wood from Platypus. Corrina has extensive experience of working with families where there are children with autism and ADHD and as a parent of 4 children with autism. Corrina uses a unique blend of research and lived experience to provide thought provoking, interactive and interesting workshops.  To find out more about the work of Platypus take a look at…

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Virtual JIGSAW Support Group

July 21, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
£2.00

Join our Virtual Support Group on a Tuesday evening with Rachel (Parent Support & Activities Manager) and Ceri (Inclusion Support Co-ordinator). Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home. "I found the support group beyond helpful. Took so many ideas away from it. Both hosts Tor and Ceri were so knowledgeable and ran the support group perfectly" - feedback comment from a parent. Places are limited to 6 JIGSAW members a session so advance…

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Virtual Science Bugs

July 24, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
Free

Join us virtually for some exciting hands-on science with Rachel from Science Bugs. We will be doing some fun experiments including cool chemical reactions and supersoft stretchy slime. Details of resources required will be sent out to you prior to the session so that you can gather everything together beforehand. As with previous bookings for Science Bugs, we will run two (40 minute) sessions in the morning - - 10am for KS1&2 level (primary) - 11am for KS3 level The…

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Virtual Adaptive Martial Arts

July 27, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Free

An exclusive JIGSAW virtual martial arts session with Adaptive Martial Arts (AMA). Back in February Half Term we held a popular taster session with Gina of AMA.  All the children that came loved learning some "moves" and "holds" in a safe environment. This virtual session will give your children the opportunity to recap on their learning and practise some new moves.  Complete beginners are welcome too! Minimum age 6 years. Parent supervision essential. You will need a soft mat though…

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August 2020

Virtual Relaxation with Coconut Kids Yoga

August 3, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Free

Unwind and Relax with Tanya from Coconut Kids Yoga! A lovely blend of gentle yoga movement aimed at releasing tension, allowing our bodies and minds to unwind,  ready to enjoy a lovely guided relaxation session.  We will finish with some soft music, leaving everyone chilled out and ready for sleep! This session is suitable for both adults on their own who would like some valuable time to unwind and relieve tension/stress, and families (adults with children) who would like to…

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Virtual JIGSAW Support Group

August 4, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
£2.00

Join our Virtual Support Group on a Tuesday evening with Rachel (Parent Support & Activities Manager) and Ceri (Inclusion Support Co-ordinator). Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home. "I found the support group beyond helpful. Took so many ideas away from it. Both hosts Tor and Ceri were so knowledgeable and ran the support group perfectly" - feedback comment from a parent. Places are limited to 6 JIGSAW members a session so advance…

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Virtual Ukulele with Dan Budd

August 5, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Free

Learn to play ukulele with Dan Budd - virtually using Zoom! Dan has previously run successful holiday events for us at the Base.  This will be a relaxed session in a small group with the emphasis on having fun, exploring music while learning how to play a ukulele. Age: 6+ years old. You will need to have your own instrument at home to participate. There will be two 30 minute sessions with a short break in between to give children…

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JIGSAW @ Krunch Youth Club

August 5, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

New youth club for 14-19yrs for JIGSAW Members! Games & Activities - Art & Craft - Advice - Chill & Chat See our Zoom hints and tips to help your young person access our virtual activities click here A free event, though we welcome any donation you can manage to help us to continue providing essential services to our families during these difficult times https://www.jigsawthornbury.org.uk/donate

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JIGSAW @ Krunch Youth Club

August 12, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

New youth club for 14-19yrs for JIGSAW Members! Games & Activities - Art & Craft - Advice - Chill & Chat We have got approval to run youth club sessions at The POD by Thornbury Skate park. This is an old shipping container with large sliding doors so a great space for the current situation. Numbers are kept low currently, but there are spaces available for tomorrow night, bookable on the JIGSAW website. If you have any questions or want…

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Virtual JIGSAW Support Group

August 18, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
£2.00

Join our Virtual Support Group on a Tuesday evening with Rachel (Parent Support & Activities Manager) and Ceri (Inclusion Support Co-ordinator). Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home. "I found the support group beyond helpful. Took so many ideas away from it. Both hosts Tor and Ceri were so knowledgeable and ran the support group perfectly" - feedback comment from a parent. Places are limited to 6 JIGSAW members a session so advance…

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Virtual Bake-along with Rosie

August 20, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Free

Join Rosie from the JIGSAW Support team for a virtual bake-along using Zoom. You will be making delicious chocolate banana muffins using our special recipe! These muffins feature regularly at our Mum's Vintage Breakfast!  A list of ingredients will be sent to you following your booking on the event.  Please let us know any food allergies so that we can try and provide alternative ingredient suggestions.  A parent or carer will need to be available to supervise throughout this session…

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Virtual Musical Theatre Taster

August 27, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

A fun virtual taster session for Musical Theatre from BALPA (6yrs+) "Hey there! My name is Eloise and I love all things singing, dancing and drama! I’m really passionate about children’s development through the arts and have consistently worked in educational environments and theatre schools. I love watching children reach social, emotional and physical milestones." This musical theatre class by Zoom will be based around the three main art forms drama, dance and singing. There will be a stronger focus…

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Virtual Parent Workshop – Supporting Back to School Fear

August 27, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£2.50

Some children may have already been in to school for a period before the Summer holidays. However, for many it has been months or much longer since they stepped through the doors of a classroom. Besides this, some children are transitioning and have the very real fear of an unfamiliar environment, new faces and routines. This event aims to support families to manage this fear, worry and stress through practical tips, tools and discussion. There will be an opportunity for…

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September 2020

Virtual JIGSAW Support Group

September 8, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
£2.00

Join our Virtual Support Group on a Tuesday morning with Rachel (Parent Support & Activities Manager) and Ceri (Inclusion Support Co-ordinator). Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home. Places are limited to 6 JIGSAW members a session so advance booking is required. There is a nominal charge of £2 to cover our costs. If you are not a member already and would like to join, please complete the registration form on our website.…

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Virtual JIGSAW Support Group

September 15, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
£2.00

Join our Virtual Support Group on a Tuesday morning with Rachel (Parent Support & Activities Manager) and Ceri (Inclusion Support Co-ordinator). Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home. Places are limited to 6 JIGSAW members a session so advance booking is required. There is a nominal charge of £2 to cover our costs. If you are not a member already and would like to join, please complete the registration form on our website.…

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Virtual JIGSAW Support

September 29, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
£2.00

Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home! We are now offering JIGSAW members 1:1 virtual support sessions on a Tuesday morning with Ceri our Inclusion Support Coordinator. Each session can be up to 30 minutes long. Places are limited so advance booking is required. Please choose your preferred time slot - 9.30am, 10am or 10.30am.  There is a nominal charge of £2 to cover our costs. The JIGSAW Events Team will send you…

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October 2020

Virtual JIGSAW Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

October 5, 2020 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
£5.00 – £25.00

Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly virtual workshops for JIGSAW families on a Monday afternoon via Zoom, and invites you to share and practice relaxation techniques. Helena is a local complementary therapist, who has experience in working with groups and individuals who are suffering from anxiety, stress and pain. Her aim is to support people feeling better, in their journey to wellbeing. Helena believes in self-care and so will be offering a range of portable relaxation…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit – Sleep

October 12, 2020 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
£5.00

Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly virtual workshops for JIGSAW families on a Monday afternoon via Zoom, and invites you to share and practice relaxation techniques. Helena is a local complementary therapist, who has experience in working with groups and individuals who are suffering from anxiety, stress and pain. Her aim is to support people feeling better, in their journey to wellbeing. Helena believes in self-care and so will be offering a range of portable relaxation…

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Virtual JIGSAW Support

October 13, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
£2.00

Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home! We are now offering JIGSAW members 1:1 virtual support sessions on a Tuesday morning with Ceri our Inclusion Support Coordinator. Each session can be up to 30 minutes long. Places are limited so advance booking is required. Please choose your preferred time slot - 9.30am, 10am or 10.30am.  There is a nominal charge of £2 to cover our costs. The JIGSAW Events Team will send you…

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Virtual Bake-along with Rosie

October 27, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
£2.00

Join Rosie from the JIGSAW Support team for a virtual bake-along using Zoom. This time you will be making delicious fruity or chocolate flapjack! The ingredients list will be sent to you following your booking so you have time to purchase in advance. Baking with Rosie proved a popular activity as part of our Summer holiday programme - "My child absolutely loved this! He was able to join in and follow the instructions with very little help" - Parent Feedback…

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November 2020

Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit – Mindfulness

November 2, 2020 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
£5.00

Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly virtual workshops for JIGSAW families on a Monday afternoon via Zoom, and invites you to share and practice relaxation techniques. Helena is a local complementary therapist, who has experience in working with groups and individuals who are suffering from anxiety, stress and pain. Her aim is to support people feeling better, in their journey to wellbeing. Helena believes in self-care and so will be offering a range of portable relaxation…

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Virtual JIGSAW Support

November 3, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
£2.00

Join In, Gain Support, Awareness and Wellbeing from the safety of your own home! We are now offering JIGSAW members 1:1 virtual support sessions on a Tuesday morning with Ceri our Inclusion Support Coordinator. Each session can be up to 30 minutes long. Places are limited so advance booking is required. Please choose your preferred time slot - 9.30am, 10am or 10.30am.  There is a nominal charge of £2 to cover our costs. The JIGSAW Events Team will send you…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit – Hand Reflexology

November 9, 2020 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
£5.00

Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly virtual workshops for JIGSAW families on a Monday afternoon via Zoom, and invites you to share and practice relaxation techniques. Helena is a local complementary therapist, who has experience in working with groups and individuals who are suffering from anxiety, stress and pain. Her aim is to support people feeling better, in their journey to wellbeing. Helena believes in self-care and so will be offering a range of portable relaxation…

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Virtual Workshop: Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)

November 12, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
£7.50

Join us for an afternoon virtual parent carer session on the understanding and management of Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) with Corrina Wood from Platypus. Corrina has extensive experience of working with families where there are children with autism and ADHD and as a parent of 4 children with autism. Corrina uses a unique blend of research and lived experience to provide thought provoking, interactive and interesting workshops.  To find out more about the work of Platypus take a look at…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit – Indian Head Massage

November 16, 2020 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
£5.00

Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly virtual workshops for JIGSAW families on a Monday afternoon via Zoom, and invites you to share and practice relaxation techniques. Helena is a local complementary therapist, who has experience in working with groups and individuals who are suffering from anxiety, stress and pain. Her aim is to support people feeling better, in their journey to wellbeing. Helena believes in self-care and so will be offering a range of portable relaxation…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit – Review

November 23, 2020 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
£5.00

Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly virtual workshops for JIGSAW families on a Monday afternoon via Zoom, and invites you to share and practice relaxation techniques. Helena is a local complementary therapist, who has experience in working with groups and individuals who are suffering from anxiety, stress and pain. Her aim is to support people feeling better, in their journey to wellbeing. Helena believes in self-care and so will be offering a range of portable relaxation…

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December 2020

Christmas Crafting for Confidence: two-part course

December 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on December 21, 2020 at 10:00 am

£4.00 – £8.00

A two-part online course that aims to promote wellbeing for families, and help build their confidence in participating in tasks together and successfully producing a finished art or craft. Session 1 - Monday 14 December is for adults, parents and carers.  You will make a festive holly and berry felt wreath and a wire and bead decoration, with support from the tutor. This also offers the opportunity to discuss how arts and crafts can be used for wellbeing. Session 2…

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Christmas Crafting for Confidence: two-part course

December 21, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on December 21, 2020 at 10:00 am

£4.00 – £8.00

A two-part online course that aims to promote wellbeing for families, and help build their confidence in participating in tasks together and successfully producing a finished art or craft. Session 1 - Monday 14 December is for adults, parents and carers.  You will make a festive holly and berry felt wreath and a wire and bead decoration, with support from the tutor. This also offers the opportunity to discuss how arts and crafts can be used for wellbeing. Session 2…

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January 2021

Zoom Afternoon Support Session

January 18 @ 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Monday, repeating until March 8, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Monday afternoons on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attended our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Zoom Evening Support Session

January 20 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 10, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Wednesday evenings on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attend our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Zoom Afternoon Support Session

January 25 @ 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Monday, repeating until March 8, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Monday afternoons on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attended our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Zoom Evening Support Session

January 27 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 10, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Wednesday evenings on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attend our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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February 2021

Zoom Afternoon Support Session

February 1 @ 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Monday, repeating until March 8, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Monday afternoons on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attended our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Children’s Mental Health Week Webinar – Colour My Life

February 2 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Our first Webinar event as part of Children’s Mental Health Week with South Glos Mental Health Team is a fun, interactive session for Young People. Colour my Life - Tuesday 2 February (16.30-17.30) – An art themed session teaching young people to acknowledge and express thoughts, feelings and emotions through doodling.  Everyone will have the opportunity to take part in a live interactive group doodle or personal doodle with coloured pens and paper from home or, use an online tool.…

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Zoom Evening Support Session

February 3 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 10, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Wednesday evenings on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attend our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Zoom Afternoon Support Session

February 8 @ 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Monday, repeating until March 8, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Monday afternoons on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attended our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Children’s Mental Health Week Webinar – Up Down and Offline

February 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

A webinar for parents and carers as part of Children’s Mental Health Week with South Glos Mental Health. Up Down and Offline – Monday 8 February (19.00-20.30) – Regulating and grounding emotions is important to reconnect and communicate for support. This session aims to give tools to parents and carers to develop confidence and awareness to support a child in sensory mental overload and fatigue, who is offline and at risk of meltdown. Lindsey Hall, our Training Coordinator, will deliver this…

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Children’s Mental Health Week Webinar – Self Care to Care

February 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A webinar for parents and carers as part of Children’s Mental Health Week with South Glos Mental Health. Self-Care to Care (19.00-20.00) – We all need to have the energy to care. However, reserves can get used up without our awareness and often then it’s too late and we are fighting and surviving fatigue. It’s important not just to survive as a carer, but to build our resilience as carers first. Being aware of our own health and self-care needs enables us to keep going,…

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Zoom Evening Support Session

February 10 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 10, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Wednesday evenings on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attend our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Virtual Science Bugs

February 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
£3.00

Join us virtually for some exciting hands-on science with Rachel from Science Bugs. We will be doing some fun experiments including fireworks in a jar and lava slime. Details of resources needed will be sent out by e-mail after your booking so you can gather everything together in advance. As with previous Science Bugs events, we will run two (40 minute) sessions over the morning: - starting at 10am for KS1&2 level: fireworks in a jar, air vortex cannon and…

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Children’s Mental Health Week Webinar – MAD for Life

February 15 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

A webinar for parents and carers as part of Children’s Mental Health Week with South Glos Mental Health. Mindfulness and Direction: Learn how mindfulness and relaxation can improve mental capacity, better connections, and communication to support learning and focus for young people. The session will talk about how being more present and relaxed can help to rewire and reconnect an anxious brain.  It will have an interactive element with practical tips to help support and learn how to be more…

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Virtual Family Relaxation with Coconut Kids Yoga

February 15 @ 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
£3.00

Have fun, unwind and relax with Tanya from Coconut Kids Yoga! This session will start with a fun, interactive game using some common yoga poses. This will be followed by gentle yoga movement aimed at releasing tension, allowing our bodies and minds to unwind,  and finish with a lovely guided relaxation session, leaving everyone chilled out and ready for sleep! Suitable for families (adults with children) who would like to enjoy some down-time together.  No experience needed. Loose comfortable clothing…

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Virtual Musical Theatre with BALPA

February 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
£3.00

A fun, virtual Musical Theatre session with Eloise from BALPA (6yrs+) "Hey there! My name is Eloise and I love all things singing, dancing and drama! I’m really passionate about children’s development through the arts and have consistently worked in educational environments and theatre schools. I love watching children reach social, emotional and physical milestones." This musical theatre class by Zoom will be based around the three main art forms drama, dance and singing. There will be a stronger focus…

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Zoom Afternoon Support Session

February 22 @ 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Monday, repeating until March 8, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Monday afternoons on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attended our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Children’s Mental Health Week Webinar – Meet Me in the Middle

February 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

A webinar for professionals and volunteers working with young people as part of Children’s Mental Health Week with South Glos Mental Health. Meet Me in the Middle - Tuesday 23 February (13.00-14.30)  Where and how can we support a young person with additional needs? Well, we need to meet them in the middle! Often young people with additional needs are forced to fit in with social situations and their environment. We encourage them to use tools to cope and manage…

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Project 5: Parenting Anxious Young Minds & Building Resilience (Group 1)

February 24 @ 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 10, 2021

Free – £9.00

A JIGSAW Project 5 Virtual Parent Training course – 3 sessions of up to 1.5 hours, each from 7:45 - 9:15pm, where all include an opportunity to discuss the topic areas. Session 1 –– Wednesday 24th February - Self Care to Care and Talking about anxiety Session 2 –– Wednesday 3rd March - Calming the anxious mind – what works Session 3 –– Wednesday 10th March - Staying healthy and strengthening supportive connections Talking about stress and anxiety is hard…

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Zoom Evening Support Session

February 24 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 10, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Wednesday evenings on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attend our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

February 25 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 1, 2021

£5.00

We are offering a six week Wellbeing Course for parents and carers of children with additional needs, with thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council. We all need to have the energy to care so it's important to look after our own health and wellbeing needs. Learning how to practise self-care and relaxation techniques will help enable us to keep going, supporting and caring for our families. Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly online workshops on…

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March 2021

Zoom Afternoon Support Session

March 1 @ 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Monday, repeating until March 8, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Monday afternoons on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attended our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Project 5: Parenting Anxious Young Minds & Building Resilience (Group 1)

March 3 @ 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 10, 2021

Free – £9.00

A JIGSAW Project 5 Virtual Parent Training course – 3 sessions of up to 1.5 hours, each from 7:45 - 9:15pm, where all include an opportunity to discuss the topic areas. Session 1 –– Wednesday 24th February - Self Care to Care and Talking about anxiety Session 2 –– Wednesday 3rd March - Calming the anxious mind – what works Session 3 –– Wednesday 10th March - Staying healthy and strengthening supportive connections Talking about stress and anxiety is hard…

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Zoom Evening Support Session

March 3 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 10, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Wednesday evenings on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attend our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Virtual Dance with Flamingo Chicks

March 4 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:15 pm on Thursday, repeating until March 25, 2021

Free

Try our free, inclusive dance classes with Flamingo Chicks on Thursday afternoons during March. Flamingo Chicks classes are great fun – a mixture of dance and drama with lots of sensory equipment, teasing out storytelling and characterisation with the aim of improving balance, co-ordination, social skills and confidence. Suitable for children with and without additional needs.  Siblings welcome. Please book your place in advance as places are limited to 10 per session.  A link to join by Zoom will be…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

March 4 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 1, 2021

£5.00

We are offering a six week Wellbeing Course for parents and carers of children with additional needs, with thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council. We all need to have the energy to care so it's important to look after our own health and wellbeing needs. Learning how to practise self-care and relaxation techniques will help enable us to keep going, supporting and caring for our families. Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly online workshops on…

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Zoom Afternoon Support Session

March 8 @ 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Monday, repeating until March 8, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Monday afternoons on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attended our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Project 5: Parenting Anxious Young Minds & Building Resilience (Group 1)

March 10 @ 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 10, 2021

Free – £9.00

A JIGSAW Project 5 Virtual Parent Training course – 3 sessions of up to 1.5 hours, each from 7:45 - 9:15pm, where all include an opportunity to discuss the topic areas. Session 1 –– Wednesday 24th February - Self Care to Care and Talking about anxiety Session 2 –– Wednesday 3rd March - Calming the anxious mind – what works Session 3 –– Wednesday 10th March - Staying healthy and strengthening supportive connections Talking about stress and anxiety is hard…

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Zoom Evening Support Session

March 10 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 10, 2021

Join Ceri, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Wednesday evenings on Zoom to talk through any worries or concerns.  This group session provides the ideal way to continue dialogue with Ceri following a one to one support session. Free and open to all members, though numbers will be limited to six per session and priority will be given to those who haven't attend our zoom support group before. To book your place please e-mail support@jigsawthornbury.org.uk

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Virtual Dance with Flamingo Chicks

March 11 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:15 pm on Thursday, repeating until March 25, 2021

Free

Try our free, inclusive dance classes with Flamingo Chicks on Thursday afternoons during March. Flamingo Chicks classes are great fun – a mixture of dance and drama with lots of sensory equipment, teasing out storytelling and characterisation with the aim of improving balance, co-ordination, social skills and confidence. Suitable for children with and without additional needs.  Siblings welcome. Please book your place in advance as places are limited to 10 per session.  A link to join by Zoom will be…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

March 11 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 1, 2021

£5.00

We are offering a six week Wellbeing Course for parents and carers of children with additional needs, with thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council. We all need to have the energy to care so it's important to look after our own health and wellbeing needs. Learning how to practise self-care and relaxation techniques will help enable us to keep going, supporting and caring for our families. Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly online workshops on…

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Project 5: Parenting Anxious Young Minds & Building Resilience (Group 2)

March 15 @ 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:45 pm on Monday, repeating until March 29, 2021

Free – £9.00

A JIGSAW Project 5 Virtual Parent Training course – 3 sessions of up to 1.5 hours, each from 7:45 - 9:15pm, where all include an opportunity to discuss the topic areas. Session 1 –– Monday 15th March - Self Care to Care and Talking about anxiety Session 2 –– Monday 22nd March - Calming the anxious mind – what works Session 3 –– Monday 29th March - Staying healthy and strengthening supportive connections Talking about stress and anxiety is hard…

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Virtual Dance with Flamingo Chicks

March 18 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:15 pm on Thursday, repeating until March 25, 2021

Free

Try our free, inclusive dance classes with Flamingo Chicks on Thursday afternoons during March. Flamingo Chicks classes are great fun – a mixture of dance and drama with lots of sensory equipment, teasing out storytelling and characterisation with the aim of improving balance, co-ordination, social skills and confidence. Suitable for children with and without additional needs.  Siblings welcome. Please book your place in advance as places are limited to 10 per session.  A link to join by Zoom will be…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

March 18 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 1, 2021

£5.00

We are offering a six week Wellbeing Course for parents and carers of children with additional needs, with thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council. We all need to have the energy to care so it's important to look after our own health and wellbeing needs. Learning how to practise self-care and relaxation techniques will help enable us to keep going, supporting and caring for our families. Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly online workshops on…

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Project 5: Parenting Anxious Young Minds & Building Resilience (Group 2)

March 22 @ 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:45 pm on Monday, repeating until March 29, 2021

Free – £9.00

A JIGSAW Project 5 Virtual Parent Training course – 3 sessions of up to 1.5 hours, each from 7:45 - 9:15pm, where all include an opportunity to discuss the topic areas. Session 1 –– Monday 15th March - Self Care to Care and Talking about anxiety Session 2 –– Monday 22nd March - Calming the anxious mind – what works Session 3 –– Monday 29th March - Staying healthy and strengthening supportive connections Talking about stress and anxiety is hard…

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Virtual Dance with Flamingo Chicks

March 25 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:15 pm on Thursday, repeating until March 25, 2021

Free

Try our free, inclusive dance classes with Flamingo Chicks on Thursday afternoons during March. Flamingo Chicks classes are great fun – a mixture of dance and drama with lots of sensory equipment, teasing out storytelling and characterisation with the aim of improving balance, co-ordination, social skills and confidence. Suitable for children with and without additional needs.  Siblings welcome. Please book your place in advance as places are limited to 10 per session.  A link to join by Zoom will be…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

March 25 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 1, 2021

£5.00

We are offering a six week Wellbeing Course for parents and carers of children with additional needs, with thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council. We all need to have the energy to care so it's important to look after our own health and wellbeing needs. Learning how to practise self-care and relaxation techniques will help enable us to keep going, supporting and caring for our families. Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly online workshops on…

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Project 5: Parenting Anxious Young Minds & Building Resilience (Group 2)

March 29 @ 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:45 pm on Monday, repeating until March 29, 2021

Free – £9.00

A JIGSAW Project 5 Virtual Parent Training course – 3 sessions of up to 1.5 hours, each from 7:45 - 9:15pm, where all include an opportunity to discuss the topic areas. Session 1 –– Monday 15th March - Self Care to Care and Talking about anxiety Session 2 –– Monday 22nd March - Calming the anxious mind – what works Session 3 –– Monday 29th March - Staying healthy and strengthening supportive connections Talking about stress and anxiety is hard…

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April 2021

Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

April 1 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 1, 2021

£5.00

We are offering a six week Wellbeing Course for parents and carers of children with additional needs, with thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council. We all need to have the energy to care so it's important to look after our own health and wellbeing needs. Learning how to practise self-care and relaxation techniques will help enable us to keep going, supporting and caring for our families. Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly online workshops on…

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Virtual Easter Bake-along with Rosie

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
£2.00

Join Rosie from the JIGSAW Support team for a virtual bake-along using Zoom. Use up some of your excess Easter chocolate and have fun making these tasty Easter nests! The ingredients list will be sent to you following your booking so you have time to purchase in advance.  Please let us know if your child has any specific dietary requirement and we will do our best to try and adapt the recipe. Baking with Rosie has proved a popular activity…

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Virtual Craft-along with Rosie and Lizzie

April 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
£2.00

Join Rosie and Lizzie from the JIGSAW Support team for a virtual children's craft session using Zoom. Create a decorated glass jar with paper tissues flowers and bring a little Springtime cheer into your home! A list of the items needed for this activity will be sent to you following your booking so you have time to collect everything together in advance.  There will also be an instruction sheet and template available for you to print off to help your…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

April 20 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 25, 2021

£5.00

We are offering a six week Wellbeing Course for parents and carers of children with additional needs, with thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council. We all need to have the energy to care so it's important to look after our own health and wellbeing needs. Learning how to practise self-care and relaxation techniques will help enable us to keep going, supporting and caring for our families. Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly online workshops on…

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Project 5: Train the Trainer

April 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 10, 2021 at 4:00 pm

One event on June 14, 2021 at 4:00 pm

Free – £50.00

This training course is designed for Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Welfare and Wellbeing practitioners supporting children and young people with anxiety, stress and mental health issues.  The workshops enable trainers to deliver our Project 5 programme within their own settings. Following the success of our initial pilot which delivered Project 5 resource to pupils and parents of children in KS2/3, we have now developed the Train the Trainer course and teacher resource to be used with pupils in school settings. This training will be delivered alongside theory, practical teaching activities and a…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

April 27 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 25, 2021

£5.00

We are offering a six week Wellbeing Course for parents and carers of children with additional needs, with thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council. We all need to have the energy to care so it's important to look after our own health and wellbeing needs. Learning how to practise self-care and relaxation techniques will help enable us to keep going, supporting and caring for our families. Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly online workshops on…

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May 2021

Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

May 4 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 25, 2021

£5.00

We are offering a six week Wellbeing Course for parents and carers of children with additional needs, with thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council. We all need to have the energy to care so it's important to look after our own health and wellbeing needs. Learning how to practise self-care and relaxation techniques will help enable us to keep going, supporting and caring for our families. Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly online workshops on…

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Project 5: Train the Trainer

May 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 10, 2021 at 4:00 pm

One event on June 14, 2021 at 4:00 pm

Free – £50.00

This training course is designed for Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Welfare and Wellbeing practitioners supporting children and young people with anxiety, stress and mental health issues.  The workshops enable trainers to deliver our Project 5 programme within their own settings. Following the success of our initial pilot which delivered Project 5 resource to pupils and parents of children in KS2/3, we have now developed the Train the Trainer course and teacher resource to be used with pupils in school settings. This training will be delivered alongside theory, practical teaching activities and a…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

May 11 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 25, 2021

£5.00

We are offering a six week Wellbeing Course for parents and carers of children with additional needs, with thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council. We all need to have the energy to care so it's important to look after our own health and wellbeing needs. Learning how to practise self-care and relaxation techniques will help enable us to keep going, supporting and caring for our families. Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly online workshops on…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

May 18 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 25, 2021

£5.00

We are offering a six week Wellbeing Course for parents and carers of children with additional needs, with thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council. We all need to have the energy to care so it's important to look after our own health and wellbeing needs. Learning how to practise self-care and relaxation techniques will help enable us to keep going, supporting and caring for our families. Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly online workshops on…

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Wellbeing: The Portable Relaxation Toolkit!

May 25 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:15 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 25, 2021

£5.00

We are offering a six week Wellbeing Course for parents and carers of children with additional needs, with thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council. We all need to have the energy to care so it's important to look after our own health and wellbeing needs. Learning how to practise self-care and relaxation techniques will help enable us to keep going, supporting and caring for our families. Helena Dawson of Chessel Bay Therapies will be leading weekly online workshops on…

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June 2021

Zoom Creative Wellbeing Group

June 9 @ 1:45 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 23, 2021

Join Lizzie, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Wednesday afternoons on Zoom for a friendly chat and craft. Connect with other parents and carers, share concerns and gain support whilst doing something creative. Bring your own craft along or purchase one of our Wellbeing Craft packs from the JIGSAW Shop.  Currently there is a Cross Stitch Heart or English Paper Piecing to choose from.  You can order here https://www.jigsawthornbury.org.uk/shop/ This virtual session is free and open to all…

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Project 5: Train the Trainer

June 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 10, 2021 at 4:00 pm

One event on June 14, 2021 at 4:00 pm

Free – £50.00

This training course is designed for Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Welfare and Wellbeing practitioners supporting children and young people with anxiety, stress and mental health issues.  The workshops enable trainers to deliver our Project 5 programme within their own settings. Following the success of our initial pilot which delivered Project 5 resource to pupils and parents of children in KS2/3, we have now developed the Train the Trainer course and teacher resource to be used with pupils in school settings. This training will be delivered alongside theory, practical teaching activities and a…

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Zoom Creative Wellbeing Group

June 16 @ 1:45 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 14, 2021

Join Lizzie, or another member of the JIGSAW Support Team, Wednesday afternoons on Zoom for a friendly chat and craft. Connect with other parents and carers, share concerns and gain support whilst doing something creative. Bring your own craft along or purchase one of our Wellbeing Craft packs from the JIGSAW Shop.  Currently there is a Cross Stitch Heart or English Paper Piecing to choose from.  You can order here https://www.jigsawthornbury.org.uk/shop/ This virtual session is free and open to all…

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July 2021

Virtual Sensory Awareness Training

July 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until July 8, 2021

£10.00 – £26.99

Do you have a child or young person who can't stay still?  Struggles to hold cutlery or hangs upside down off the sofa? Book on to our two part training to help understand sensory difficulties and to develop your own sensory toolkit for your child. 1st July - Awareness & Understanding: The sensory system and where things can go wrong. 8th July - Sensory Toolkit: Strategies for home, learning and play. This is a virtual course using Zoom.  You are…

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Virtual Sensory Awareness Training

July 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until July 8, 2021

£10.00 – £26.99

Do you have a child or young person who can't stay still?  Struggles to hold cutlery or hangs upside down off the sofa? Book on to our two part training to help understand sensory difficulties and to develop your own sensory toolkit for your child. 1st July - Awareness & Understanding: The sensory system and where things can go wrong. 8th July - Sensory Toolkit: Strategies for home, learning and play. This is a virtual course using Zoom.  You are…

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