Services for S

Results

  1. Every Saturday
    Sadaka is a non-profit charity based in Reading with an ethos of giving without judgement or bias. Working within Greater Reading, we aim to provide free lunches, groceries, books, clothes, toiletries and sign posting to other local services, to those who are struggling financially, while…
    90bGreat Knollys StreetReadingBerkshireRG1 7HL
    Sadaka logo
  2. We provide a 24 hour monitoring service across 365 days of the year. Our Sales and Customer Service lines are open Monday – Friday: 9am-5pm.
    Reassurance in and around your home, from only £15.95 per month* No start up costs. No delivery charges. First month free and free bogus caller button! Has one of your family or friends taken a bad fall or injured themselves at home or in the…
  3. Sainsbury offers home delivery for food bought online and this includes chilled/frozen meals that can be reheated. Delivery charges vary between £2.00 and £6.00; sometimes they are free depending on the amount ordered.
  4. Carescheme30 Hours Free Childcare
    Childminder Monday to Friday 7am - 7pm
    £6 full time, £6.50 part time or other hours please enquire. Fluent in English, Urdu, can also speak Bengali and Hindi. Also provide halal meals. Can offer care on Saturdays, cost to negotiated with parents. Age range 0 to 8 years. Signed up for Tax Free…
    ReadingRG1
  5. Salis Care Ltd is a care provider of supported living services for individuals with Learning & Physical Disabilities , Mental Health conditions and/or Autism. Including personal care.
    Davidson HouseThe ForburyReadingRG1 3EU
  6. CareschemeLocaloffer2 Year Old Funding30 Hours Free Childcare
    Childminder Rated 5 out of 5 (1 rating)
    I aim to offer children in my care a friendly home setting. I have an enclosed garden with several toys, where children are always under supervision ensuring a safe environment. I attend mother and toddler groups several times in a week, as well as sing-a-longs…
    TilehurstREADINGBERKSHIRERG31
  7. Dial for free from any landline or mobile network: 116 123 for emotional support, advice and guidance - 24/7 Unable to receive callers in person at the moment. Standard rate line number: 0330 094 5717 Samaritans aims to benefit society by improving people's emotional health in…
    The Samaritans59a Cholmeley RoadReadingBerkshireRG1 3NB
  8. Monday to Friday 9-5
    About us: Sanctuary Hosting, which is part of Asylum Welcome in Oxford, is a hosting scheme that provides temporary accommodation for refugees, asylum seekers, and vulnerable migrants at risk of homelessness across Oxfordshire and Reading by matching them with volunteer hosts who offer a free bed…
    Asylum Welcome, Unit 7, Newtec PlaceMagdalen StreetOxfordOxfordshireOX4 1RE
  9. Sanctuary Hosting matches homeless asylum seekers, refugees and vulnerable migrants to people in the community with spare rooms and open hearts, to stay rent free for an agreed period of time. We work throughout the Thames Valley, in Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Berkshire. For our guests…
  10. Professional, friendly and reliable company offering garden services throughout the Thames Valley at affordable prices! Provides help to people who have difficulty gardening due to illness, disability or even just old age. Please see our Contact Page on the website to send us an email…
    20 May CloseOwlsmoorSandhurstGU47 0UG
  11. SANE offers emotional support and information to anyone affected by mental health problems through our helpline and email services and our online Support Forum where people share their feelings and experiences.
  12. Office open hours are Monday to Friday 9am until 5pm
    We provide person centred support to adults with mental health and learning disabilities which enables you to live an independent lifestyle in the Berkshire area Home Care Supported Living    
    47Helmsdale closeReadingBerkshireRG30 2PT
    Empowering Individuals to Succeed
  13. CareschemeLocaloffer2 Year Old Funding30 Hours Free Childcare
    Childminder Rated 5 out of 5 (1 rating)
    I provide a home from home setting and am more than willing to be flexible for shift workers. I have numerous years experience working with young children, with aspergers syndrome and I attend training courses & updates on a regular basis. I currently collect from All…
    ReadingRG1
  14. CareschemeLocaloffer2 Year Old Funding30 Hours Free Childcare
    Childminder Monday to Friday 7.30am - 6.30pm
    I provide care for both Early Years and wrap-around care for children attending Alfred Sutton Primary School.  I operate a term time only setting and my hours of business are 7.30 am to 6.30 pm weekdays. I offer competitive rates as well as accepting the 30 hours…
    ReadingRG6
  15. Saturday mornings during term time between 10.30am and 12.30pm
    The amateur orchestra that meets at the Beansheaf Community Hall, Calcot, Reading, Berkshire RG31 7AW on Saturday mornings (school term-times) 10.30am-12.30pm to enjoy playing classical music.
    Charrington RoadCalcotReadingBerksRG31 7AW
    SMO logo
  16. NHS educational website for primary school children, parents and schools. This website provides easy advice and information designed to help ensure children can stay healthy, safe and know what to do in an emergency. SCAS mascot 999 Ted also provides seasonal tips on how to…
    SCAS Logo
  17. NHS educational website for secondary school children, parents and schools. This website provides easy advice and information designed to help ensure young people can stay healthy, safe and know what to do in an emergency. The website provides seasonal tips on how to stay safe…
    South Central Ambulance Service (SCAS) logo
  18. School attendance Officers work within the Child Action Teams (CATs) to help children and young people and their families to maintain and improve attendance, in partnership with schools. They also manage the licensing of children in employment and entertainment. Children in employment - Brighter Futures For…
    Reading Borough Council, Civic OfficesBridge StreetReadingRG1 2LU
  19. Mon - Fri: 9am to 5pm
    Every school has a complaints procedure which states the different stages that need to be completed when making a formal complaint about a school. The schools individual complaints procedures should be easily available on their websites. For advice when considering complaining about a local Reading…
  20. Monday to Friday 9am - 4.30pm
    Berkshire Healthcare School Nursing advice and support line for children, young people and their families, offers health advice and referral into the service for on-going support if needed. The line will be available from 9am-4.30pm, Monday to Friday. Contacting a school nurse via ChatHealth   …
  21. Monday - Friday, term time only
    We are looking for volunteers across Berkshire. We do not ask for any particular qualifications, but Schoolreaders need to enjoy spending time with children, have a good grasp of written and spoken English and be able to commit to attend school weekly during term time…
    Berkshire
    Schoolreaders
  22. We're available Monday to Saturday 8am-8pm and Sunday 10am to 6pm including most bank holidays.
    Scope is a charity that exists to make this country a place where disabled people have the same opportunities as everyone else. Until then, we’ll be here.  We provide free, independent and impartial information and support on issues that matter to disabled people and their…
    PO Box 833Milton KeynesMK12 5NY
    Scope New Logo
  23. Here for families of seriously ill children, always. Our mission and vision   To support families of seriously ill children from diagnosis, through treatment and beyond by listening and responding to their unmet needs.   All families of seriously ill children should be able to have quality…
    Sebastians Action Trust, The WoodlandsUpper Broadmoor RoadCrowthorneRG45 7FN
  24. Localoffer
    Secretary of State approved institutions who have successfully completed the Section 41 (Children and Families Act 2014) application process. Out of area provision. Section 41 of the Act allows the Secretary of State, by order, to publish a list of approved independent special institutions (Independent…
  25. Our mission We focus on improving support and knowledge around self-injury How We Do This offering safe spaces where we listen and never judge, and demonstrating the impact of this support; creating experience-led tools and information on topics clients tell us they want to know…
  26. SEN Swim is dedicated and passionate about providing children with a range of challenges the opporuntity to have fun and learn how to swim safely. We cater for a wide spectrum of conditions including, but not restricted to, children with: ​ Autism Spectrum Disorder  ADHD…
    High Wycombe
    SEN Swim logo
  27. 9am-5pm Monday - Friday (except bank holidays)
    www.readingsendlocaloffer.org  What is the Local Offer? From September 2014 every Local Authority was required to publish information about services in their area for children and young people from birth to 25 who have special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND); and also services outside of the…
    Civic OfficesBridge StreetReadingRG1 2LU
    Reading SEND Local Offer
  28. SEND Local Offer - Newsletter - for families who have children/young people with SEND aged 0-25 SEND Local Offer Winter 2023 Newsletter (Issue 33)   News & Information Holiday Clubs/Childcare Short Breaks/Respite Clubs, groups & Community Activities What's on/Events/Workshops Clubs & Services for Adults Family…
    Reading SEND Local Offer
  29. Localoffer
    SEND Local offer 16+ Guide for families who have young people/adults with SEND aged 16-25 SEND Local Offer 16+ Guide   Information on: News & Information Training, Employment & Further Education Clubs, groups & Community Activities What's on/Events To be added to the mailing list…
    Bridge StreetReadingRG1 2LU
    Reading SEND Local Offer
  30. Thursdays 10am to 12 noon for Morning Session. Lunch at 1pm
    A day for seniors in the local community We offer a variety of activities in the morning - speaker, exercise class, barista coffee Hot lunch is provided at 1pm
    233 Kings RoadReadingBerkshireRG1 4LS
  31. It highlights: Information on the most common types of tax scams that target seniors. This includes Phishing attacks, identity theft, fake HMRC texts, fake websites, and fraudulent phone calls designed to steal personal information. Helpful advice on how to spot scammers both in the real…
  32. Sense is a national charity that supports and campaigns for children and adults who are deafblind. We provide advice and information as well as specialist services to people with dual-sensory impairments. Who We Support: Deafblind people, their families and friends, and professionals. Information and Advice…
    Information & Advice ServiceLondonN1 9LG
  33. Please see attached flyers with information on sensory circuit ideas for families to do at home with their children, and  a list of more organising, alerting and calming activities. If you have any questions or want advice pleaes contact: sophie.webster@brighterfuturesforchildren.org Sophie Webster - Massage & Sensory…
    BFfC
  34. SeparatedDads website was formed to offer a unique reference point on help, advice & support for separated fathers…. It's a complete guide to dealing with life as a separated father…… We help you deal with child support payments, and how to communicate with your kids,…
  35. Monday to Friday (9.30am - 4.30pm) - telephone service
    The Florey and Contraception Services offer the full range of sexual health services including testing for and treatment of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and contraception. Please book appointments for sexual health and contraception via our online hub: Lilie Hub . Appointments are released at 8am daily. Booking…
    Florey Unit21A Craven RoadReadingBerkshireRG1 5LE
  36. The Scheme office hours are:
    Reading Shared Lives Scheme provides support to vulnerable young people and adults within an approved carers own family home. They may need support becaue they have a physical or learing disability, mental health needs or because they are older and have become frail. Carers include…
    188Whitley Wood LaneReadingBerkshireRG2 8PR
  37. Open during the school holidays 10am - 4pm. Also open at the weekends from Feb - Sept 11am - 4pm
    Often described as a hidden gem, we are located in tranquil surroundings on the north edge of Newbury. Shaw House is a Grade I listed multi-purpose event venue which is also open for the public to explore during school holidays and at weekends between February…
    Church RoadNewburyBerkshireRG14 2DR
  38. Shaw Trust is a national charity that helps people facing disadvantage into work, gain skills and take control of their futures. Over the past thirty years, the Trust has striven to combine its charitable heart with its commercial brain to provide the very best support…
    194Kings RoadReadingRG1 4NH
  39. Advice Helpline
    Shelter gives practical housing advice and support online, in person and by phone. Expert advisers give free, confidential advice 365 days a year, helping with everything from mortgage arrears to finding a place to sleep. Homelessness Private Renting Social Housing Housing Benefit Repairs Energy Costs.....…
  40. CareschemeLocaloffer2 Year Old Funding30 Hours Free Childcare
    Childminder Monday to Thursday 7am - 6pm
    From September-2024 , I will have one full-time space available Monday to Thursday, for a 6 month to 1 year old baby.  Hello, My name is Shibani. I AM AN OFSTED REGESTERED CHILDMINDER  * I am qualified in Level 3 in Early Years Care & Education,…
    ReadingBerkshireRG1
  41. Christian charity with their headquarters in Reading offer support to families and young people in the South Reading area. Work with schools and community, run Families courses, Re:Start programme for young people, Lunch Times With a Difference, Community Building Events etc. Work alongside local churches to organise…
    Tyndale Baptist ChurchCressingham RoadReadingRG2 7JE
  42. Shine offers information, support and advice to adults and children with Spina-Bifida and Hydrocephalus. Offer a range of services via helpline, regional advisors and specialist medical and education advisors.
    Unit 4Minerva Business ParkLynch WoodPeterboroughCambridgeshirePE2 6FT
  43. Afternoons and evenings during the summer (April to September).
    High percentage of members from Caversham and Emmer Green. Most club matches are mixed including two local leagues as well as friendly matches. Members play in Oxfordshire County competitions. Several club instructors to help new members to improve their game.
    Memorial AvenueShiplake CrossHENLEY-ON-THAMESOxon.RG9 4DN
  44. Tuesday & Thursday
    Visit website for up to date information. "We are a traditional Shotokan club which means that we don't train for sport karate preferring to practice basic techniques (punching, kicking, blocking) and katas to make our fundamental karate techniques better. We also apply these to the…
    Meadway Sports CentreConwy CloseTilehurstReadingRG30 4BZ
  45. Anxious, Worried, Stressed? Get help 24/7 from crisis support volunteers.   SHOUT is the UK's 24/7 text messaging service, free on major network providers. This is a helpline for anyone in crisis, anywhere anytime if you are struggling to cope.
  46. Belongings by Tangled Feet & Rowan Tree Saturday 2 March 2024, 11.30am & 2.30pm Developed through working creatively with young people in care, this show explores what it means to belong, what home is and how we can find it. https://whatsonreading.com/belongings Tickets £11, £10 Members…
    21South StreetReadingRG1 4QU
  47. Nationwide coverage 24/7/365
    We provide all Sensory Impairment Interpretation and Translation services, nationwide 24/7/365. Our innovative InterpretersLive! Video interpreting service, provides organisations and individuals with on demand access to BSL Interpreters from 8am until 12am, 7 days a week. The InterpretersLive! service is used by Deaf individuals to…
  48. A charity which promotes excellence in communication with deaf people. Our vision is one of a society in which deaf people have full access. Signature is a recognised awarding body offering nationally accredited qualifications that cover the whole range of languages and communication methods used…
  49. 10am till 2:00pm
    The Silvers’ Workshop is a larger version of the typical man’s shed in the garden – a place where he feels at home and pursues practical interests. Group members share the tools and resources they need to work on projects of their own choosing at…
    37Hilcot RoadTilehurstReadingBerkshireRG30 2SX
  50. 9am-6pm
    We provide the best specialist private tutors across the UK and globally. Boasting a 97% recommendation rate, Simply Learning tailors our service to your specific needs, across all age groups. Aside from private tuition, we offer all day homeschooling, school mentoring, academic assessment, university advice…
    43Berkeley SquareMayfairLondonW1J 5FJ
  51. Office opening hours are Mon- Fri 9am-4pm
    SM Voice Advocacy Limited is registered and independent organisation which provides specialist services to Adults and Older people with Learning and Physical Disabilities, Autism and Dementia. We deliver our homecare services across, Hampshire, Berkshire and West Berkshire areas. At SM Voice Advocacy, we are committed…
    Ground Floor, Hawkhurst HouseHeadley Road EastWoodleyReadingRG5 4SN
    SM Voice Advocacy Limited
  52. Smart Works ~ Reading branch opened in October 2015  At Smart Works Reading, we offer free high quality interview clothes once a woman has secured an interview and an hour of free interview coaching. We are also continuing to offer a new service – Career Coaching.…
    95London StreetReadingRG1 4SJ
  53. We are open by appointment only but hold sessions from 9am-5pm
      We are an animal care farm in Woodcote. We offer animal assisted therapy sessions and are keen to focus on SEND children and those who are struggling with emotional and mental health issues. We offer animal assisted care sessions. They offer children a very…
    WoodcoteOxfordshireRG8 0PL
    Smelly Wellies Logo
  54. CareschemeLocaloffer
    Maintained Nursery Schools and Classes Rated 5 out of 5 (1 rating)
    New Bridge Nursery School has published their Local Offer providing information on Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND) Nursery School Snowflake Early Years Autism Resource -  A specialist nursery resource for 3 and 4 year old children living in Reading who either have a diagnosis…
    Montague StreetCavershamReadingBerkshireRG4 5AU
    Snowflakes logo
  55. The park, features a sensory trail with play panels, tactile orbs, musical spheres and chimes. The activity area includes a specially designed wheelchair accessible wobbly bridge, wheelchair accessible trampoline and a wheelchair accessible roundabout together with an easy to access double width slide. The dynamic…
    Church RoadEarleyRG6 1EY
  56. Solace provides a comprehensive sexual assault support service to men, women and children. Crisis Workers offer free 24/7 telephone, information and referral services to all survivors of sexual violence, their family and friends.
    Solace CentreUpton HospitalSloughSL1 2BJ
  57. Sonning art group meet every Friday 1-4pm. Everyone works on their own art but we share experiences and help each other. Every two months or so, we have a tutor session and there are regular competitions and at least two public exhibitions each year. Please…
    Pearson RoadSonningReadingRG4 6UL
  58. CareschemeLocaloffer2 Year Old Funding30 Hours Free Childcare
    Childminder Monday to Thursday 7am -5pm & Friday 7am - 4.30pm
    I am an Ofsted-registered childminder based near the University. In my latest Ofsted inspection I was graded Good. My priorities are providing a home-from-home environment where children can feel safe and secure. I believe that children learn best and achieve their full potential when they…
    ReadingRG1
  59. CareschemeLocaloffer2 Year Old Funding30 Hours Free Childcare
    Childminder Monday to Thursday 7.30am - 6pm
    Providing childcare where children are nurtured in a safe and loving home environment. Ofsted graded Outstanding. I have 22 years plus childcare experience. I have NVQ 3 early years childcare and education and all relevant First Aid, Food Hygiene and Safeguarding certificates. References available all…
    TilehurstReadingRG30
    Childminders photos
  60. What do we do? SOS!SEN is a national charity aiming to empower parents and carers of children with SEN to tackle successfully themselves the difficulties they face when battling for their children’s rights. We concentrate on helping people to find their way through the legal…
    The Gate House51 High StreetHampton HillMiddlesexTW12 1NH
  61. Tuesday evenings during term time at 7.30 for7.45 pm until 8.30 pm
    The South Berkshire Singers is a non-audition community choir which meets weekly for rehearsals during term times.  We hold 3 concerts each (non-pandemic) year which raise funds for local charities selected by votes of the choir members.
    Norreys AvenueWokinghamBerksRG40 1UX
  62. South Reading Community Hub is a multipurpose building that serves the local communities of South Reading. It is the home to Whitley Library, Sure Start Whitely Nursery and many activity groups run by the local community. The Hub offers a spacious large hall as well…
    252Northumberland AvenueWhitleyReadingBerkshireRG2 7QA
    South Reading Community Hub
  63. The social club is open to everyone over 50. It's a great opportunity to socialise, try some new activities and meet new people. The club is run by local volunteers and supported by Reading Borough Council. We meet every Wednesday from 11.00am to 2.00pm at Whitley Wood Community Centre. Lunch and hot drinks…
    Copenhagen Close off Swallowfield DriveWhitley Wood, ReadingBerkshireRG2 8UH

Contact the Team

Family Information Service

fis@reading.gov.uk 0118 937 3777 OPTION 2 0118 937 3777 OPTION 2

SEND Local Offer

localoffer@reading.gov.uk 0118 937 3777 OPTION 2 0118 937 3777 OPTION 2

Adult & Carers Support

CSAAdvice.Signposting@reading.gov.uk 0118 937 3747 0118 937 3747
Skip back to top of page