Learning Support - Family Support & Resources

Upcoming Events

Parenting Drop in

The weekly Parenting Drop in session is aimed at all parents with children aged 0-25 years. If you have any concerns about your child/children’s behaviour or have found yourself in a challenging situation, please come along for advice, guidance and support. *No appointment necessary*


IU2 Half-Term Cinema Event

Silver Screen Cinema, Guildhall St, Folkestone CT20 1DY Exclusive hire of the cinema for an Autism-friendly screening without trailers


Includes Us 2 “My Time” Groups

Ashford, Shepway & Dover - Autumn 2017


Relaxed Prom





Dimensions autism friendly screenings - June 2017

We work with ODEON, Cineworld, Vue and Showcase cinemas to screen films in a sensory friendly environment for people of all ages to enjoy the cinema.

Revision Planning Sessions

The Learning Support Department are offering revision planning sessions for students taking exams this year, click the link above for more information.

Autism Eye

Online magazine for parents and professionals which includes many useful articles and short pieces of information. You can subscribe for free via -  https://www.autismeye.com/

Saturday and Holiday Club - for young people with additional needs

Supported by Kent County Council, Bore Place is providing a Holiday Club for young people living in Kent to provide a natural break for children with additional needs.

Vue's film

Vue host an autism friendly cinema screening on the last Sunday of every month at 10:15am, from £1.99. Vue's next autism friendly film screening is Ballerina on Sunday 26th March at 10:15am.

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Kent Parent Carer Forum newsletter

Click here to view the newsletter.

Mary's Meals

Click here for more information.

Kent Independant Support Service

Welcome to The Kent Disabled Children’s Parent Driven Consortium (KDPDC) Independent Support Service.

My name is Hayley Prescott and I am the Independent Support Worker for the Ashford and Shepway district.

For your information I work for Includes us 2 which is one of the 5 parent driven charities who already offer support, advice, guidance and leisure services to hundreds of families in Kent.  

Guide to make a calendar reminder for Homework

A helpful guide on how to to Record Home Learning Tasks using the Calendar Facility.

The Expert Parent Carer Workshop

This workshop is for parents or family members caring for a child or young person with any disability or Special Needs, with any ‘health’ need such as Complex Health, Learning Difficulty or Autistic Spectrum Disorder.

Lee Byrne - welsh and british lions rugby player

Click the link to read an article on the welsh and british lions rugby player Lee Byren, who has Dyslexia.