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ASD and ADHD support group

The Lighthouse team and JIGSAW team are hosting a series of ASD and ADHD pre and post-diagnosis support group sessions. 

We run these sessions in Southend and surrounding areas with a range of partners and community groups.

You are welcome to attend whether your child has received a diagnosis of ASD or ADHD, or has not yet received a diagnosis. 

Find out more about upcoming sessions below:

Tuesday 23 April, 9am-11am
ASD team are attending the SEND surgery run by the Southend SEND local offer which is being held at the school venue.

Tuesday 16 July, 9am-11am

To book a place, email

Monday 19 February 1.30pm to 2.30pm

Monday 18 March 1.30pm to 2.30pm
Zones of regulation

Monday 15 April 1.30pm to 2.30pm

For  questions/ queries please call Leanne Baldwin on 07440 431 532 Or email

For 14 to 15 year olds.
Friday 15 March, 3:30pm-4:30pm
Friday 28 June, 3:30pm-4:30pm

For 2 to 5 year olds.
Friday 15 November, 10am-11am 

For queries please contact Julie Sawford 01268 779 100 or 07592 502 981 or email

Wednesday 17 April, 5pm-6.30pm

Thursday 9 May, 10am to 11.30am
Sleep support and advice.

Wednesday 10 July, 5pm-6.30pm

Thursday 11 July, 10am-11.30am
Anxiety workshop – how to help those who worry

Wednesday 16 October, 5pm-6.30pm
Wednesday 4 December, 5pm-6.30pm

This is a bookable members only event, please sign up on the website and then book: STRM Support – Send the Right Message

Friday 8 March, 10:00am-12pm

Tuesday 14 May, 10am-11:30am
Tuesday 9 July, 10am-11:30am

To book a place, email

Thursday 2 May, 4:30-6pm
Thursday 1 August, 4:30-6pm
Thursday 7 November, 4:30-6pm

Saturday 2 March, 10am to 12pm
Feeding issues.

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