‘Understanding our emotions, recognising their influence on us and learning to express them appropriately and accurately are all key to getting along well with others and achieving our goals in life. In this session we will look at the crucial role we can play as parents and carers in helping […]

Emotional Literacy, Aboyne Support Session


Craig Henderson from Grampian Autistic Services will talk about ‘Dealing with Difficult Behaviour on the Autistic Spectrum’. This will be part of our Support/Coffee/Library session at the FlyCup Cafe in the upstairs meeting room on Weds 1st November 2017. Free of charge, SCILL library available and refreshments available to buy […]

Dealing with Difficult Behaviour on the Autistic Spectrum


As part of our Banchory Support/Coffee/Library session on Monday 2nd October, Fiona Rennie will be talking about ADHD from 9.30am – 10.30am with the usual support session afterwards until 11.30am. Come and hear how to deal with difficult behaviour, both at home and out and about. Also strategies that can be […]

ADHD – Challenging Behaviour and Processing of Information



Our next Aboyne Support session is on Thursday 21st September, 7.00pm – 9.00pm at Aboyne-Dinnet Church Hall. All welcome, drop in anytime. Refreshments provided and SCILL library available.  Come and chat to others sharing the challenges of children with additional support needs.      

Aboyne Support/Coffee/Library Session


Banchory Support session on Monday 4th September, 9.30am – 11.30am at Hill of Banchory Community Centre in activity room 1. All welcome drop in anytime. Refreshments provided and SCILL library available. Come and chat to others sharing the challenges of children with additional support needs.

Banchory Support/Coffee/Library session


Monday 19th June– 9.30am – 11.30am, at Hill of Banchory Community Education in activity room 1. Katja Neumann, Chartered Clinical Psychologist and Mindfulness Teacher, will guide this course of Mindfulness practices. The session will give the opportunity to experience Mindfulness practices and to explore how to include Mindfulness into daily […]

Come and Try Mindfulness



Monday 12th June from 9.30am – 11.30am at Hill of Banchory Community Education in activity room 1. Come and join SCILL and meet other parents sharing the challenges of caring for children with additional support needs. SCILL library available and refreshments provided. Hill of Banchory Community Education in activity room […]

Banchory Support/Coffee/Library session



Monday 6th February at Hill of Banchory Community Education Centre, in activity room 1 from 9.30am -11.30am. We will be joined by Caring Crossroads Scotland who will talk about their activity sessions in Banchory for children and young people with additional support needs. SCILL library available and refreshments provided.

Themed Banchory Support/Coffee/Library session



Onset of Puberty in Autistic Spectrum Children and the Journey into the Teenage Years Wednesday 15th March 2017 in the PFR room at Banchory Academy Time: 7.00pm – 9.00pm Craig Henderson from the Grampian Autistic Society will be talking about; ‘The On-set of Puberty in Autistic Spectrum Children and the […]

Onset of Puberty in Autistic Spectrum Children and the Journey ...