Thurrock SEND Survey 2019

You may have heard about Local Area SEND Inspections which are being carried out by Ofsted/CQC – each area is given a few day’s notice of the inspectors coming and we anticipate that Thurrock will get that call soon! The inspectors will want your views about your experiences with the new EHCP process, and your… Read more

Come and help to set the future priorities for Adult Social Care in Thurrock

Dear all, Would you like to help to set the future priorities for Adult Social Care in Thurrock?  If so, join us in August 2018! Come along to a workshop and take part in discussions on: – What Adult Social Care does – Who it is for. – The Challenges ahead. – The progress so… Read more

The National Autistic Society Call for Evidence

It’s time to let MPs know if SEND changes are working (1 June 2018).  If you or your child has been through the new SEND system, the National Autistic Society need your help to give evidence to the You can help by giving evidence. http://www.autism.org.uk/get-involved/media-centre/news/2018-06-01-its-time-to-let-mps-know-if-send-changes-are-working?utm_source=The%20National%20Autistic%20Society&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=9537574_02.06.18%20Department%20for%20Education%20SEND%20Inquiry&dm_i=YA3,5OF8M,QG0V66,M3EPC,1… Read more

Workshops coming up

12-2pm at The Community House, Grays, Essex Weds 23rd May – Direct Payments with Ian Kennard Weds 13th June – Dyslexia with John Price… Read more

Consultation on Home Schooling from the Department of Education

https://consult.education.gov.uk/school-frameworks/home-education-call-for-evidence-and-revised-dfe-a/… Read more

Thurrock Special Provision Capital Fund Consultation

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/ThurrockParentsandcarers… Read more

Drop in 7th February 10am-12noon at The Community House

Drop in for a coffee and cake and meet parent carers from CaPa Participation Group and Parent Advisory Team Thurrock.  Come and see us for advice about EHCPs or Annual Reviews, or to find out more about how you can help shape the services offered in Thurrock and have your say on current consultations. Every… Read more

SEND Newsletter September 2017

2017 September Newsletter… Read more

Free Workshop Changing Perceptions of Disability in Thurrock 25.9.17

Free workshop challenging Perceptions to Disability by exploring the Social model of disability and Equality & Awareness to help promote positive working relationships between parent carers, local authority and health professionals.  Being held at The Park Inn, North Stifford, RM16 6UE, two sessions available 10am-1pm and 4pm-7pm. Refreshments available and free parking on site. Travel… Read more

2017 SEND January Newsletter

http://www.cafamily.org.uk/media/1039434/2017_january_newsletter.pdf… Read more