Come and chat to others sharing the challenges of caring for children with additional support needs at 7pm – 9pm on Thursday 15th February 2018 at Aboyne Community Centre. At 7pm we welcome Monica Alvell and Gail Duncan of Grampian Mental Health Associates to give a talk for parents and professionals on study stress […]

Support/Coffee/Library Session featuring Study Stress Talk at 7pm-9pm on 15 ...



For the latest news, events, articles and dates for your diary, please click here SCILL Newsletter December 2017    

SCILL Newsletter December 2017



  Free taster activity session on the climbing wall. Equipment and instruction will be provided. Minimum age 5 years. Siblings welcome. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SESSION IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. EMAIL TO REGISTER YOUR INTEREST IN ANY FUTURE CLIMBING WALL SESSIONS. Venue Transition Extreme, Links Road, Aberdeen AB24 5NN Date Sunday, […]

Transition Extreme Climbing Wall Taster Session 21 January 2018


‘Mindfulness means being awake.  It means knowing what you are doing because you have stopped for a while and watched, listened, understood. ’ Jon Kabat-Zinn Over the 4 sessions of this course we will explore a range of different mindfulness practises and some theoretical background. There will also be time […]

Mindfulness Course in Banchory starting 22 January 2018


With Lorna Alexander and Elspeth Somerville Targeting parents, primary teachers, secondary maths teachers and SFL staff, these talks will explore the potential obstacles to progression in maths with an overview of the difficulties faced; investigate what hinders progression; discuss thinking/learning styles and propose multi sensory strategies for both classroom and […]

Maths Workshops in Banchory starting 10 Feb 2018



Come and chat to others sharing the challenges of caring for children with additional support needs. Drop in anytime between 9.30am – 11.30am at Hill of Banchory Community Education Centre in activity room 1 on Monday 8th January 2018. We welcome Katja Neumann, Chartered Clinical Psychologist and Mindfulness Teacher to give […]

Banchory Support / Coffee / Library Session / Mindfulness Talk ...


  Come and chat to others sharing the challenges of caring for children with additional support needs. Drop in anytime between 9.30am – 11.30am at Hill of Banchory Community Education Centre in activity room 1 on Monday 6th November. SCILL library available and refreshments provided.  

Banchory Support/Coffee/Library session on Mon 6th Nov, 9.30 – 11.30am


  Quarriers provide practical care and support for carers across Aberdeenshire – come and hear how they could help you – with speaker Debbie Stopper at 10.30am. This will be part of our usual support session on Monday 4th December, which runs from 9.30am – 11.30am at Hill of Banchory Community […]

Banchory Support/Coffee/Library session with info session about Quarriers



‘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