Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How many children can you see at a time?

Each workshop is designed to reach a class of up to 35 pupils.

 

Will the Workshop Coordinators & Presenter have a helper with them?

Many Workshop Coordinators and Presenters have a Personal Support Assistant with them to support them in their work.

 

Will the pupils be able to ask the Workshop Presenter questions?

Yes, at the end of each workshop there is time set aside for questions to be asked.

 

What could we do to help in the way of fundraising for you?

There are many things that can be done to raise money for our work, events such as non uniform days, cake sales, sponsored events and perhaps nominate our charity as your chosen charity for the whole school year. A fundraising pack is available with more ideas.

 

We are a very large school, can you visit for more than one day?

Yes, we can spend more than one day at your school to ensure that we have seen all your pupils.

Will the Workshop Coordinator and Presenter scare the children?

We have never known any of our Workshop Coordinators and Presenters to scare any children, yes children can be anxious at facing the unfamiliar but this is why we do the work we do, to change how they feel and think about difference and disability.

 

What is included in the workshop?

Each workshop is designed and created by the Workshop Coordinator & Presenter.  A presentation shows children and young people how they do the same everyday tasks as non disabled people do, JustDifferently. Practical tasks such as trying a wheelchair, a quiz and the opportunity to ask questions.

 

Which area do you cover?

Our workshops are delivered across the South West, East Anglia, South East and London. However we do receive enquiries from areas outside of those mentioned.

To see if we can visit your area it is best to contact us and we will do our best to accommodate your query.