Early Intervention Transformation Programme

Workstream Three

Aims to positively address the impact of adversity on children and their families and has several smaller constituent projects including;

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Delivering Social Change Stakeholder Update – April 2016 - The Early Intervention Transformation Programme The Early Intervention Support Service (EISS) aim is to support families when problems first emerge, before they become embedded or before statutory services are required. The EISS is being developed as a locally tailored EISS Continue reading
Autism Specific Surf Sessions - We are running surf sessions in partnership with Alive Surf School in Portrush on various dates in July. You can book via our secure Sports Booker Website and the sessions cost £50 per week (4 Sessions). Visit Sports Booker Group Continue reading
New Book Reserve Cafe – Now Open (6/10 project) - Hello Everyone After several months of designing, planning, some tears and a lot of fun we’re ready to go and the time has come to unleash Avril’s world renowned apricot and white chocolate scones (trust me I’ve had a taste Continue reading
Born to Move – Autism initiatives are delighted to introduce Born To Move™ classes to our list of innovative Health & Activity programmes. - Born to Move™ is a 45 minute class promoting physical activity, the music is written for the class with lyrics that act as sung instructions leading  children through simple moves that build body awareness and balance. The emphasis is on Continue reading
4th CBA/QUART conference: Multidisciplinary collaborations in Autism - Belfast 6th November 2015 This conference will focus on the contribution of professionals within multi-disciplinary teams (health and social care education) who implement evidence-based methods and teaching strategies of particular relevance for those with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The key Continue reading
Parent Workshop – Entitlements (National Autistic Society Northern Ireland) - Thursday 14 May 2015 10-1pm, Westwinds Church, Dskota Avenue, Newtownards This workshop will discuss with parents of children with autism how to access additional support for their child, it will examone Disability Living Allowance, Access to services, funding for equipment etc. Continue reading
ASD Family Support Clinic - Thursday 30 April 2015 National Autistic Society, 59 Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 6SA This clinic will run on a monthly basis from the Belfast Office.  It will be a way for parents to access one to one family support on Continue reading
The National Autistic Society Northern Ireland - Parent Workshop – Entitlements Wednesday 29 April 10:30 – 1pm National Autistic Society, 59 Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 6SA This workshop will discuss with  parents of children with autism how to access additional support for their child.  It will examine Continue reading
Autism Initiatives – Balanceability – Learn to Cycle - Autism Initiatives NI have continued to develop Northern Ireland’s first ever autism specific ‘Learn to Cycle’ programme. The programme recently won the prestigious World Health Organisation Healthy Cities Award and continues to develop around Northern Ireland with more than 150 Continue reading
BAAF – BABY ON BOARD: THE IMPACT OF HIGH FREQUENCY CONTACT ON YOUNG CHILDREN - BAAF is working closely with the “Home on Time” Project being Implemented across Northern Ireland and commissioned by the Health & Social Care Board.  The concurrent planning project is funded under the Early Intervention Transformation Programme. The question of best Continue reading
EITP WorkSteam 3 – EDGES Project awarded to Start 360 - EDGES (Edge of care intervention service) will provide the early intervention service for young people, primarily between the ages of 13 – 17, who are on the edge of care, custody and/or education. The service will operate in the Enniskillen Continue reading
Preparation Course for Prospective Adopters Interested in Concurrent Care - Preparation Course for Prospective Adopters Interested in Concurrent Care January 2015 Location: Belfast Date: 24 Jan 2015 Venue: BAAF Office, Belfast Conference time: 9.45am – 4.15pm BAAF is working closely with the “Home on Time” Project being delivered across Northern Continue reading
Robinson and McGuinness Announce £58 Million Investment Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister, Northern Ireland -       Robinson and McGuinness Announce £58 Million Investment | Atlantic Philanthropies The total value of the three programmes is £58.45million, with over £33million provided by the Northern Ireland Executive and £24.65million by Atlantic Philanthropies. The programmes will be Continue reading
BAAF SPRING CONFERENCE – Behind the Label: Parenting a child with complex health & development needs - BAAF SPRING CONFERENCE  – Behind the Label: Parenting a child with complex health & development needs February 2014 This conference aims to address concerns, exploring from both a professional and personal perspective what it is like to parent children diagnosed Continue reading
 
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