Support for Sponsors

Tuesday 5 July, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Blackburn Central High School

Do you need advice on how to support Asylum Seekers or Refugees with their language development?

BCHS, School of Sanctuary, are hosting an afternoon that will provide advice and resources for those supporting individuals and families who are new or recently arrived in the UK.

BCHS’ SENDCo & EAL Lead, Jackie Davies, will be providing you with an overview of EAL and the proficiencies, sign post you to useful online resources, demonstrate how to deliver language interventions and provide you with a sample pack to use at home.

The evening will be an opportunity for you to ask for advice from a range of staff including: Head Teacher Shanaz Hussain, Associate Assistant Head Beth O’Neill, Community Lead Miriam Rathore and our EAL specialist Kouser Khan.

On-site parking and refreshments will be available free of charge.

If you are interested in attending the free event please contact Ryan Mallows on: or call 01254 505700 for further details.