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News and updates

See below for the latest news and updates from Supportive Parents. You can find all our periodically published newsletters here.


Useful video about the EHCP annual review procedure

The CDC have produced a short animation about the EHCP annual view process click here to watch




South Glos Ofsted Report

The recently published South Glos Ofsted/CQC report identified significant areas of weakness in local practice.  As a result, South Gloucestershire Local Authority is required to produce a written statement of action.


  • Read the Ofsted report HERE.
  • Read the Local Authority's response HERE

South Glos Local Authority are collating parent's/carers' views and writing a draft SEND strategy that will go out to public consultation shortly. Check THIS PAGE for updates on how you can get involved as they develop the strategy.


NEW! SP16-25 Toolkits

Take a look HERE at our new toolkits, aimed at helping young people, their parents or carers.  


Autumn/Winter 2017 Newsletter Out Now

For all our latest news and reports from our local area co-ordinators, click here or on the image above.


Information morning for professionals 14th December 10am-12pm 

Thursday 14th December 10am - 12pm

Venue: Royal Oak House, Royal Oak Avenue, Bristol BS1 4GB

Are you a SEND professional working to support children or families?  Are you a school or college SENCO or Inclusion Leader?  Are you a professional wanting to find out more about our work?  This event is for you!

Drop in between 10am - 12pm and meet our Head of Service and our Local Co-ordinators.

Find out why our service is important and how we could work together to improve outcomes for the families accessing our service.

Please book online here to give us an idea of numbers, but drop in any time from 10am - 12pm.

We'll provide the mince pies!