We want our pupils to have the very best beginning to their school career and our rich and varied curriculum is designed to ensure each child achieves their fullest potential. Pupils leave us having gained the learning skills and attitudes that will equip them for life and which will help them to be whole people, confident, competent and contented and ready to continue on their own personal journey to success.
Resources for Autism provide practical services for children and adults with an autistic spectrum condition and for their families and carers. All staff and volunteers are autism trained and services are designed to be welcoming and accepting of users whatever their level of need and support. We are constantly developing new projects and are always happy to hear from anyone who would like a tailored provision from us.
In 2006 a group of parents and carer volunteers formed the Riverside Parents and Carers Association (RPCA) to arrange regular soft play sessions in a large sports hall at the Salmon Youth Centre in Bermondsey, London for children up to the age of five-years-old.The Riverside Parents & Carers Association (RPCA) invite all parents and carers of children under five to free indoor soft play sessions.
Passion for learning and high motivation are key components of our school’s success. By being confident, independent and collaborative learners, we aspire to achieve highly, both academically, creatively and socially. We are an inclusive school where pupils have a strong sense of their own identity, and have high aspirations for future success and happiness.
We are a large primary school based in a vibrant community where children’s social and cultural diversity is valued and celebrated. We have a very strong reputation for inclusion and we have extremely high expectations of all our children.
We help first and second generation Scots who may be struggling with London life. We run assisted housing communities for the elderly and those with disabilities, offer financial help to students and those re-training for new careers, help for low income families and a host of other support functions for the Scottish community.
We provide a variety of advice and support for families. The services are available from pregnancy right through to when a child goes to primary school. We bring all the different support agencies together to offer a range of services to meet family needs, all in one place.
As well as being a primary school, DKH is also part of South Camberwell Children’s Centre, which offers activities, information and support to families from pregnancy until their children are five years old. Sure Start Children’s Centres help parents and carers of under-fives to give their children the best possible start in life. We organise groups and activities, including Stay & Play, Little Cooks, Bookstart, Childminders’ only Drop-in, Holiday activities and coffee mornings. Most of our events are free. You can meet other parents, get help finding childcare or Early Years education and join the Parents Forum.
Since its founding in 1977, South London Islamic Centre has pioneered a number of very successful activities for the Muslim community and we are continually striving to improve our circumstances. Apart from the regular prayer, five times daily and madressah classes for our children, we were also currently providing facilities for the tuition of children in various core subjects such as Mathematics, English and science. The centre was providing free tuition to deserving children, meets burial costs for the needy and even provides help and emergency homes for homeless families.
Southside Young Leaders’ Academy was founded in 2007 by Pat Walker, a Primary School head teacher, and her husband Andy Walker, a BBC and Channel 4 television producer. Pat and Andy have a long history of setting up and being involved in child focused projects in South London and they were concerned about the challenges facing boys of African and Afro-Caribbean descent.
Southwark Day Centre for Asylum Seekers (SDCAS) seeks to help relieve poverty and distress, and to promote health and further education for asylum seekers and refugees. We aim to provide a wide range of holistic services which support, promote and secure the rights of asylum seekers and refugees in the London Borough of Southwark.
Southwark's Family Information Directory provides information about parenting support, childcare, activities, schools, healthcare, and services for children with special needs.
We are the parent carer forum for Southwark - and we want to achieve the best local services for children and young people aged 0-25 with disabilities/additional needs and their families. We are working with partners in education, health and social care to give families a say in the design and provision of services. Our parent reps are now involved in workstreams with Southwark Council on the new SEND Reforms.
Southwark Refugee Project is a well established voluntary organisation serving the refugee community in the London borough of Southwark since October 1991. SRP was created in October 1991 to help refugees and asylum seekers help themselves become independent members of the local community. SRP was created by refugees and is managed mainly by refugees.
The Salvation Army is a worldwide Christian church and registered charity. They run a number of different services from their community church in Southwark, including services for homeless people.
The Somali Integration and Development Association (SIDA) is a voluntary association founded in 1989 to serve the needs of the Somali community.
Community centre offering a variety of activities including a Friday drop-in for anyone living locally. Groups for carers, toddlers, also dance and crafts groups.
Provides educational and practical opportunities for all people in the local community and beyond to learn about farming, food production, animal care, horticulture, crafts, cooking and nutrition. Surrey Docks Farm is a unique environment, used by a wide cross section of the community, making it an ideal setting for educational and environmental activities throughout the year.
Tennis2bee are a London-based tennis group who make tennis an accessible sport.