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

Consultation on proposed changes to 0-19 Wellbeing Model

Have your say – improving support for families Thurrock Council want to hear your views about Thurrock’s health services for children and young people aged 0 to 19, children’s centres, and support for families in need of additional help. Take part in their survey by using the link below – the closing date is Sunday 4 December 2016. https://www.thurrock.gov.uk/children-and-families… Read more

Have your say – Short Breaks Survey

Thurrock Council are seeking parental views on Short Breaks – please fill out this short survey to have your say and about the services you access (ie summer play scheme, Hannah’s Place) and what you and your child/young person would like to see offered in the future. https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/QB9KJRV    … Read more

Health Experiences Meeting Monday 26.9.16

Come and share your experiences of getting a diagnosis: waiting times, problems, issues and anything else you would like to share.  Members of NHS Thurrock CCG and Thurrock Healthwatch will be available, along with members of CaPa and PATT (Parents Advisory Team Thurrock) and Cariads. Refreshments will be provided – please let us know if… Read more

2015/2016 POET: Biggest survey of views on new Education Health and Care Plans published

Thurrock parent carers, professionals and young people were asked their views of the EHCP process in December 2015.  Here is the link to the full responses: http://www.in-control.org.uk/news/in-control-news/20152016-poet-biggest-survey-of-views-on-new-education-health-and-care-plans-published.aspx… Read more

Drop-in Monday 11th July 2016

Sorry the drop in scheduled for 11th July has been cancelled From September, we will be hosting drop in’s at different locations and times so keep a look out for more details!… Read more

Drop-in Monday 13th June 2016

Drop-in Monday 13th June 12-2 pm Come and have a coffee and cake on us! Venue: The Cafe at the Thameside Theatre, Orsett Road, Grays Members of CaPa and PATT will be available for advice and support, children welcome as there is a small play area too 🙂… Read more