News and updates

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

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Wednesday
May082013

Support Group Meeting, 9th May 7.30-9.30pm @ The Firs,St Barnabas Childrens Centre, Portishead BS20 6LN

Supportive Parents next Support Group meeting will be taking place on Thursday 9th May, 7.30 -9.30 pm at The Firs, St Barnabas Centre West Hill, Portishead BS20 6LN -  Please do come along and join us, for support and information, to meet other parents and to share experiences. Please note we do not have a speaker at this meeting.

Friday
May032013

Schools SEN funding from April 2013

Following Annette Jones' presentation to parents about Bristol context for the national school funding changes, you may find the following presentation by Philippa Stobbs from the Council for Disabled Children of interest on Youtube at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZ7mVQsPinM".

"Do get in touch with our Information & Support Line team on 0117 9897725  if you have any concerns about your child's progress or education provision, or if you want to understand more about the funding changes locally."

Friday
Apr262013

Bristol SEN Funding Changes and Your Child Event

Bristol SEN Funding Changes and Your Child - an opportunity for any parent carer to come along and hear - Annette Jones, SEN Manager's presentation on the local changes to school funding for children with SEN and disabilities.

Wednesday 1 May, 9.45am 'til 11.30 presentation and questions - 11.30 'til - 12.00 at The Pavilion, Harbourside, Bristol, BS1 5JE

RSVP: kathryn.mason@supportiveparents.org.uk  if you will be coming, so we have an idea of numbers on the day. 

Reimbursement: Bristol Parent Carers (BPC) will reimburse attendees travel costs (please bring along any receipts), and can reimburse alternative childcare costs – call BPC on  0845 6420124 (local rate) to discuss

Tuesday
Apr162013

New Youth Groups for Disabled People 13+!

Have a look at the youth groups poster for young disabled people in Bristol

Friday
Apr122013

Celebrating Carers Event 2013

South Gloucestershire Council are holding a Celebrating Carers event. This includes Parents and Carers of children. South Glos Parents & Carers are hoping to have a stall at this event and apparently there will be activities for your children.

Celebrating Carers 2013 is on Saturday 13 April 2013, 10am – 3.45pm at The UWE Exhibition
and Conference Centre, UWE, Frenchay Campus, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol BS34
8QZ.  Entry is free.