St Giles Spencer Academy

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Beyond St Giles


Umbrella supports families living in Derby City and Derbyshire providing a range of exciting activities. Most services in Derbyshire are provided in Amber Valley, Erewash, Derby City, South Derbyshire and South Derbyshire Dales.

Anyone can refer a child or young person to Umbrella including families, social workers, teachers and youth workers.

We support children and young people aged 5 to 30 with any additional needs, including physical, sensory, learning and behavioural disabilities. We are able to support a child or young person no matter what their disability as our services are person centred to meet individual needs.

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Spectrum Breaks

The Hartlands is a delightful Victorian Autism Friendly Holiday centre situated on the South Coast in Shanklin in the beautiful and tranquil Isle of Wight.

Enjoy a relaxing holiday in one of our 4 autism friendly fully equipped luxury self contained apartments. Free access In the Centre to a number of activity rooms including, Pool tables, Music equipment, Cinema, IT, Sensory, Art, Gym & Sauna and a Private Indoor Heated Pool

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Catharsis - Creative Arts Therapy

Bespoke Mental Health Services

Catharsis work in partnership with schools, institutions and communities, as well as accepting private therapy referrals and referrals from GPs. They have a pool of Therapists available to work throughout the Midlands and in other areas around the UK. 

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Catharsis Services

Catharsis - Information for Parents & Carers