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Our online sessions have been designed to give you all the information and support you need to keep physically and mentally well throughout this pandemic.  Join one of our regular events for the chance to interact live and ask questions on the topic - or catch up later by watching ‘on demand’.  

Here's a list of upcoming events - joining instructions and privacy guidance are available by clicking on the event name.

To join our live sessions visit on the day and time of the session. Do not click on any links, unless they are posted by Shine.


Online Events taking place during Spina Bifida Awareness Week 2021

Below is a list of online events that will take place during Spina Bifida Awareness Week. Booking for these events commences 1st October.

Monday 18th October

  • 2pm - Let’s talk about how to achieve good continence 

Tuesday 19th October

  • 5pm - Wales Coffee & Chat
  • 7pm - Teenagers with spina bifida - what are your ambitions for the future and how you overcame challenges to date 
  • 7pm - England Coffee & Quiz 
  • 7:30pm - What works to support your teenage child’s emotional wellbeing

Wednesday 20th October

  • 11am - What works to support emotional wellbeing in children aged 0-5 years
  • 7:30pm - What works to support emotional wellbeing in children aged 6-12 years
  • 6:30pm - “My Story so Far” (being diagnosed and living with spina bifida occulta)

Thursday 21st October

Friday 22nd October

  • 2pm - How to avoid pressure sores and treat them early if you have them
  • 6pm - Book reading

Saturday 23rd October

  • 10:30am - Interactive story session

Sunday 24th October

  • 6pm - Book reading


Don't miss out!

Our live sessions are available to watch 'on demand' to your convenience.  Past events include a look at skin and tissue, self care, financial planning and lots more as well as play sessions for Shine's Little Stars Members

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Please note:

Live Sessions which are broadcast on Facebook are public so any comments and questions that you post will be visible to anyone viewing the stream, and this may include people who are not members of Shine or Shine staff. 

If you have concerns about contributing to an event, please check the event listing for further details or if you want to ask questions or give feedback privately after the session you can contact Shine via email or by phone 01733 555988. 

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