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SEND-Friendly Events for Spring Half-term

Half-term can sometimes be a tricky time for all parents, much more for parent-carers of children and young people (CYP) with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND). Aside from it being a break from the routine that very much helps our children (specially those with

Info Sharing: People’s History Museum’s SEND-Friendly Family Day

On Sunday, the 27th of January, the People's History Museum would like to invite families to their SEND-friendly family day, which is free and is suitable for people aged 5 and up. This is an opportunity to trial PHM's new session ideas and family spaces,

By |2019-01-25T19:32:28+01:00January 25th, 2019|Categories: Information Sharing|Tags: , |

Short Breaks Listening Session

Over the past few weeks, we have been in discussions with Manchester City Council as part of our Short Breaks Co-production Pathway work. In true spirit of co-production, the city council is inviting MPCF members and Manchester Parent Champions to a Short Breaks-themed listening session

By |2018-10-29T18:51:01+01:00October 29th, 2018|Categories: Parent-Carer Feedback|Tags: , , |

Your Voice: New Local Offer Homepage Layout

We are currently (and constantly) working with Manchester City Council (MCC) to improve the Local Offer, a tool that helps parents and carers find out information, services, and events relevant to children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). MCC is currently

By |2018-06-18T13:45:22+01:00June 18th, 2018|Categories: Parent-Carer Feedback|Tags: |

SEND Survey (Autumn 2017) Results

We shared a survey in November, asking fellow parent-carers to share what they think about the different Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) services available for their child/ young person. We have now collated the (anonymised) data, which we will present to various service providers

By |2018-01-24T15:34:13+01:00January 24th, 2018|Categories: Parent-Carer Feedback|Tags: , , , , |

Manchester Parent Carer SEND Survey Autumn 2017

We have just published a survey, with the aim of getting parent-carers' views on how Education, Health, and Social Care (EHC) settings are doing in terms of meeting the needs of children and young people aged 0-25 with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). Below

By |2017-11-09T08:35:16+01:00November 8th, 2017|Categories: Parent-Carer Feedback|Tags: , , , |

IMPORTANT Message for Trampolining Event Attendees

This Sunday, 15 October, we will be holding a free trampolining session exclusive to registered members of the forum. Earlier this month, we opened the event for booking and the tickets 'sold' (for free!) like hotcakes! We are excited to welcome you all to on

By |2017-10-12T14:08:01+01:00October 12th, 2017|Categories: Events|Tags: , , |