Together achieving better decisions and brighter futures for Manchester families of children and young people aged 0-25 with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)


Useful Info for SEND Families on Manchester Day

Manchester Day, the annual celebration of "everything great about the city," is here and will undoubtedly bring huge (happy!) crowds and loud (lively!) sounds throughout the city centre. For many families with SEND, such environments can be very challenging - whether it's the hustle &

FREE Tickets to Geronimo Festival

Some awesome news! We recently got offered free tickets to this bank holiday weekend's Geronimo Festival (Saturday 25th May, Sunday 26th May, Monday 27th May), courtesy of Hits Radio Cash for Kids. Image source: Dubbed as "Glastonbury for Kids", Geronimo Festival is a

By |2019-05-21T19:59:10+01:00May 21st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Things to Do in Manchester Over the Easter Weekend

Are you looking to take your child(ren) out over the remaining days of the Easter holiday but don't know where to go? Check out the following SEND-friendly places and events that you could visit with the family over the weekend... Manchester Duck Race Friday, 19

A Letter to Parent-Carers from Manchester’s SEND Lead

Manchester City Council's SEND Lead, Julie Hicklin | Photo Credit: Preparing for Adulthood Julie Hicklin, Manchester City Council's Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Lead, recently sent us a letter to be shared to parent-carers of children and young people with SEND in Manchester.

By |2019-03-19T17:36:16+01:00February 27th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Manchester Parent Carer Survey 2016-2017

Last week, we shared on our Facebook page a link to a SurveyMonkey form, with the aim of getting parent-carers' views on how Education, Health, and Social Care settings are doing in terms of meeting the needs of children and young people with Special Educational

By |2017-05-19T14:34:35+01:00May 19th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |


Hello! My fellow core steering group members and I are delighted to welcome you to the website. The Forum has been 18 months in the making. Over that time we have been building our capacity as a group and forging relationships with the Local Authority

By |2017-03-03T15:55:28+01:00March 1st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|