Early Years event 
15th - 19th November 2021 

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Specialist speakers, panel discussions and presentations from experts from the NHS, Surrey County Council, Home Start, Surrey Libraries and many more.

A Toddler and a Baby
Smiling Baby

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Topics include:

Health, sleep, feeding, therapies, transition, parent well-being, early identification, services for families, social care and more. 

Eating Cereal
Sleeping Baby
Child in Air Yoga
Doctor Talking to Boy in Wheelchair

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Child at Psychologist
Lunch Time
See below for the timetable of talks for the week.
Morning talks
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Afternoon talks
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Information and links for our Event Associates

Social Communication and Behaviour and Eating, Feeding and Sleep

Lisa Trend - SEES (Specialist Early Education Service)

Jo Neville - Health Visitor

Lucy Ross - Speech and Language Therapist

Sally Rogers - Professional Lead for Speech and Language Therapy (SLT) Service Lead for Community Health Early Support (CHES)

Jenny Heyler - Speech and Language Therapist - Dysphagia Specialist

Sarah Jordan - Children's Community Nursing

www.childrenshealthsurrey.nhs.uk   - access to all advice relating to child development, advice line, infant feeding, managing minor illnesses, continence, sleep


Advice Line


Families with children from birth to 19 years old can call our Surrey-wide 0-19 Advice Line on: 01883 340 922 

8am-5pm Mon- Fri (exc. Bank holidays)

Therapy Resource Packs

There are 2 ways to find them:-


  • Resources and Advice sheets



  • Occupational therapy early years resource packs

  • Speech and language therapy early years resource packs

Resource Finder Tool

This includes advice sheets from speech + Language therapy, occupational therapy and physiotherapy.




Other highly recommended national websites include:-

www.bbc.co.uk/tiny-happy-people - lots of short videos, very practical ideas.


https://hungrylittleminds.campaign.gov.uk/ -  Easy to look at with videos to help give ideas for children at different ages.


Dr Mark Brown PhD, MA Autism, RNLD, Dip Prof Pract, Dip Appl Psych - Special Needs Consultant

Special Help 4 Special Needs


Fran Beale - Family Support Worker Lead

Shooting Star Children's Hospices 



Carol Hodges - Scheme Director for Homestart Elmbridge 


Yvonne Newbold MBE - Founder Newbold Hope

Author of ‘The Special Parents Handbook’ and Member of the NHS Assembly 


Surrey Libaries

Frida Metcalfe - Acting Programme and Audience Development Manager



Jackie O'Kelly - Family Support Consultant at Contact 


Jane Gupta - Early Years SEND Manager SEND Team Surrey CC

Graduated Response Early Years