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SEND Social Worker Training Consultation

We are working with Manchester City Council to find out what parents/carers think are the most important training needs for social workers that work with children or young people with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities (SEND). You are invited to this informal session, where Manchester

By |2021-09-30T13:56:25+01:00October 7th, 2021|Categories: |Tags: , , |

Specialist Homecare Consultation

You are invited to an informal session where Manchester City Council will be listening to parents and carers, to look at potential gaps as well as positive examples around Specialist Short Breaks, particularly in homecare. We are looking for parents/carers who have a child, young

By |2021-10-01T14:58:28+01:00October 4th, 2021|Categories: |Tags: , , , |

Local Area SEND Interim Visit

Back in March, Manchester was 'visited' by Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) for what is called a local area SEND interim visit. As part of their visit, inspectors met with local area leaders from Education, Health, Social Care, and parent/carer organisations such as

URGENT: Tablets for Socially Excluded (via Manchester City Council)

We have been informed by Manchester City Council's Local Offer/ Parental Engagement team about free devices for SEND families who have no access to a tablet and internet. Eligibility Criteria To be eligible for a device, you have to be: A Manchester resident Over 18

Tablets for Socially Excluded (via Manchester City Council)

We have been informed by Manchester City Council's Adult Social Care team that there is the possibility that the city council will be able to help families have access to a tablet and internet. Eligibility Criteria To be eligible for a device residents have to

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+00:00January 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+00:00November 8th, 2017|Categories: Parent-Carer Feedback|Tags: , , , |

SEND Survey 2017 Results

In May, we published a survey 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 collated the (anonymised) data in June and presented them to various service providers across

By |2017-07-16T15:09:21+01:00July 16th, 2017|Categories: Parent-Carer Feedback|Tags: , , , , |