Monthly Archives: January 2018

Family Swimming Session

ACCT Family Days Out

Swimming at Hillsborough Leisure Pool

Sunday 21st January 5.30 – 6.30pm – Bookings close on Fri 19th January at 12pm

Voluntary Contribution of £2 per person, please click on the secure link -

This session is for our exclusive use and for the whole family. There will be no ACCT staff present and children will remain the responsibility of their parents/carers throughout the session and must be accompanied at all times.

Please check their web site for details of child to adult ratios – or ring them on 0114 2312233. Please be aware a strict swimwear policy is in place at Hillsborough Leisure Pool.

To book places please contact Nicola on or 07527 824034

Sensory Issues in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Please join us at our Parent’s Meeting on Wednesday 17th January 7-9pm in the First Floor Meeting Room at St Mary’s Community Centre, Bramall Lane, S2 4QZ. Ruth Howe will be presenting ‘Sensory Issues in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder’. Ruth is an Advanced Occupational Therapist at Ryegate.
The talk will aim to –
  • Explain the sensory system and how it works
  • To help you understand your child’s sensory system in the context of theories around development of sensory systems
  • To discuss and demonstrate practice ideas
  • To have a chance to ask questions and share ideas
New members welcome, register on the night to become a member of ACCT. Refreshments provided.