Down to content

Up to
top

"At first I was relieved, at least I knew I had no control over it "

TA events calendar

Due to Public Health measures concerning the coronavirus, our workshops and support groups have moved online. We will continue to follow government advice and will keep you updated with developments regarding our in-person events which we hope will go ahead in the latter part of the year.

We are running online support groups for adults, parents and teenagers.  Please click here for further information.

< October 2021 >

Thursday 07 October

10:00 Parents Coffee Morning, Online via zoom

Parents Coffee Morning

Join our regular Thursday morning online support group to meet other parents for mutual support and a friendly chat.

More information

Friday 08 October

18:00 TEENfest SOLD OUT, New Forest

TEENfest SOLD OUT

This year we have a new venue for TA, Ferny Croft set in the New Forest near Beaulieu, Hampshire.

We have exclusive use of the the Mountbatten Lodge accommodation block and have our own private dining room as this year all the catering will be done by your hosts, Pip and Emma. Please feel free to lend a hand though!

Once your Parents/Carers have dropped you off at 5pm on Friday the weekend starts. You will have time to settle in to your room before Dinner and after there will be games and a camp fire (weather permitting) all designed to help people get to know each other.

Please email Michele for more information.

Saturday 09 October

14:00 Kent Support Group, RHODA HOUSE KICC Buckmore Park Maidstone Road Chatham Kent ME5 9QG

Kent Support Group

The Kent support group is open to families and individuals. Join us for an informal session, starting at 2pm and finishing at 5pm.

It is essential that you register your attendance in advance with Suzanne Parsons at tourettesactionkent@gmail.com.

Friday 15 October

18:00 The Weekend - for adults with TS (and optional guest) SOLD OUT, Cookham, Berkshire

The Weekend - for adults with TS (and optional guest) SOLD OUT

This is a weekend for Adults 18+ who have a Tourettes Syndrome diagnosis and their guest if they would like to bring one.

Moor Hall is set in nine acres of grounds within easy reach of the M4 and Cookham Train Station.

Each of the bedrooms has en-suite facilities with TV and tea/coffee making facilities.

Email Michele for more information and how to book.

Saturday 16 October

11:00 Manchester Support Group, Sale West Community Centre M33 4QW all meetings will be from 11am - 3pm

Manchester Support Group

Refreshments available - tea, coffee, juice, hotdogs, toasties.

There will be a raffle at each meeting so please bring along any donations on the day.

Please bring your info on a piece of paper (name, email address and contact number). You will then be given a name tag to wear so everyone can remember each others names.

Sensory/fidget toys for adults and children will be available to purchase plus group merchandise, wrist bands, pens, bags.

Activities will be different at each group and depending on the weather there is outside space for football, basketball, netball.

Tuesday 19 October

20:00 Coprolalia support group, Online via zoom

Coprolalia support group

Join our online support group especially for parents of people with coprolalia. Come along and meet others for support and understanding.

 

More information

Wednesday 20 October

20:00 Webinar - Heart-focused practices for reducing stress and anxiety with Helen Eadie, Online via zoom

Webinar - Heart-focused practices for reducing stress and anxiety with Helen Eadie

In this online workshop you will learn how to utilise replenishing emotions to positively affect your nervous system, physiological processes, and general health and wellbeing. You will gain take-away tools that help reduce anxiety, enhance self-awareness and emotional regulation, improve cognitive function and performance, and support general health and wellbeing.

More information

20:00 Parent support group, Online via zoom

Parent support group

Join our evening online support group to meet other parents for mutual support and a friendly chat.

 

More information

Thursday 21 October

10:00 Parents Coffee Morning, Online via zoom

Parents Coffee Morning

Join our regular Thursday morning online support group to meet other parents for mutual support and a friendly chat.

 

More information

Friday 29 October

18:00 TEENfest SOLD OUT, Irthlingborough, Northants

TEENfest SOLD OUT

The Frontier Centre at Irthlingborough in Northants is the venue for our second TEENfest of 2021.

We have exclusive use of the Rowan Lodge accommodation block with separate male/female accommodation. All bedding is provided but you will need to bring towels and toiletries. Rowan Lodge has it's own private dining room as this year the catering will be done by your hosts. Do feel free to lend a hand though!

Please email Michele for more information.

Saturday 30 October

11:00 Suffolk Support Group, Great Barton Church Institute

Suffolk Support Group

A friendly get-together for families, parents/carers and children/teenagers with tics or TS.

Contact Revdbenjaminedwards@gmail.com for more details


@TourettesAction

donate

 

 

 

 


This website may use cookies to provide an improved experience. You can refuse these cookies by changing your browser settings.
To remove this message, click here to accept cookies.