News and updates

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

Tuesday
Apr292014

CCG Meeting - Thank You

A 'huge' thank you to all the parents who attended last Thursdays CCG meeting and were willing to share their very difficult experiences. The information you provided to the CCG Commissioners was indeed very powerful and we look forward to the committment of the CCG to improve Children's Paediatric services in North Somerset and to include service users feedback in this process.

Jackie Oxley
North Somerset Coordinator

Wednesday
Apr232014

Revision to the SEN and Disability Code of Practice: 0-25 years

The latest revised Draft SEN Code of Practice is available to read and respond on line closing date 6th May 2014.

Tuesday
Apr222014

South Gloucestershire Support Group tonight 7.30pm - 9pm @ Kingswood Children's Centre, Hollow Road Kingswood S Glos BS15 9TP

Don't forget it's South Gloucestershire's Support Group tonight - come along if you can.

Monday
Apr072014

IMPORTANT MEETING THURSDAY 24th APRIL 7-9PM, ST BARNABAS CHILDREN'S CENTRE, WEST HILL, PORTISHEAD BS20 6LN

There will be a change to the usual Support Group drop in meeting on 24th April, due to feedback from parents and carers with concerns regarding the Specialist Community Children's Health Services in North Somerset, a special meeting will be held for parents and carers to meet the Commissioners and providers of the Specialist Community Children's Service - Community Paediatrics, Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS) and Therapies, Children's Speech and Language Therapy, Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy).

Please circulate this information to anyone and everyone you know who would be interested in attending this meeting. Thank you for your support. 

Tuesday
Apr012014

Home to school travel and transport guidance - Consultation

The DfE are seeking views on plans to introduce new guidance about travel and transport to reflect school system changes since 2010. This consultation closes at 3 June 2014 5:00pm - click here for futher details