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Get SET GO! 2019

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Wandsworth Civic Suite

Wandsworth High Street

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Get SET GO 2019! Next steps into Adulthood for young people, aged 14-25 with special needs and disabilities (SEND). This free event jointly organised by Wandsworth Council and South Thames College, with funding from Wandsworth Ambitions Careers Cluster, and support from Positive Parent Action, is for young people, 14-25 with SEND, their parents/carers and other service providers, and professionals.

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With more stands, workshops and presentations than last year’s excellent event, this year it will cover Health, Housing and Social Activities. Along with Employment, these will be arranged in four Zones.

Want to book your place at the Workshops? Please book your place at Get Set Go and then book your workshop place.

Workshop 1, 11 am The Role of the Job Centre.

Workshop 2. 12 noon Getting Support from Social Services

Workshop 3. 1 pm Planning for the Future-Legal Matters, Zach Esdaile

This event will demonstrate the various routes young people can take into education, employment, training, independent travel, independent living, health support, money and benefits, social life and more. It is also serves as part of Wandsworth Council’s continued drive to support young people into suitable education, employment and training provision.

Schools can bring groups of students aged from 14 to 19. Young people 14 to 25 years old, at out of borough schools or colleges, parents, carers, professionals, employers, teachers, providers and trainers will join us for this exciting event.

This event follows on from the last three years' successful Get Set GO! events. We will have a range of exhibitors covering a wide offer of provision and services. These will include education, traineeships, housing options, health information, benefits and social life. You can attend all or just part of the event.

There will be workshops and inspiring talks from young people about their routes to work, social lives and more.

Find out about:

  • your choices after school or college
  • alternatives to education
  • Local training and support activities and forthcoming events
  • How to find a job or training place
  • Where to live
  • how to travel
  • local support groups and other services
  • Answers to any questions you or your parents/carers may have about your future
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Wandsworth Civic Suite

Wandsworth High Street

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SW18 2PU

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