Summer Activity Packs

So the six weeks summer holiday has started, though it seems very different this year. We can take a break from home schooling or sending our children and young people into limited school provision. For those of you who want a few ideas to keep them occupied

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Regional Parent Carer Forum Update

Regional Parent Carer Forum Update by Claire Powers Last week I (virtually!) attended the Regional Parent Carer Forum meeting.  There was updates from Contact about Co-Production Week https://contact.org.uk/news-and-blogs/celebrating-national-coproduction-week!-coproduction-in-a-changing-world/ and about their recent webinars for Parent/Carers interested in Forum activities (https://contact.org.uk/get-involved/parent-carer-participation/resources-(general)/). Our West Midlands Regional representative Zara updated

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New Letter – Edition 14

The latest edition of the Dudley Parent Carer News Letter is out now! Please click here to view the latest edition. Also please, please, please… could you take 10 minutes to fill in the questionnaire (click here) as Ofsted and the CQC will be reinspecting Dudley MBC’s SEND

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Ofsted / CQC inspectors are returning

 Ofsted / CQC inspectors are returning and would like to hear from you as to how SEND provision in Dudley differs from last year. Now is your time to provide your thoughts, share your experiences and have your say! This is a survey that we repeat annually, inspectors

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Summer Kids Club

Breathing Space Therapeutic Services, will be running a summer kids club at Baggeridge Country Park between 27th July – 28th August for 8 to 12 year olds. All weather facilities are provide and the scheme will run Monday – Friday 10am -4pm (extra hours can be booked

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WTFC Parent Carer Survey May 2020

Steering Group member Claire Powers recently undertook a survey of parent carers to gain their views on the Dudley local area responses to the COVID-19 pandemic. You can see the results and some of the views, positive and not so positive… on how Dudley MBC performed. Many

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Dudley MBC Info & Tips – COVID- 19 Return to Schooling

Dudley MBC have asked us to share the following tips and guidance around returning to school, transition between settings and the unexpected endings to the school year that many of our children and young people have experienced. Please click on the links below. Children’s Vulnerability Status  

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Dudley SEND Bulletin – June 2020

  Here is the latest SEND bulletin form Dudley MBC Message from Helen Ellis – Assistant Director for SEND, Education and Family Solutions, Dudley Council “Welcome to our latest SEND Improvement Programme bulletin. Over the last couple of months we have been working hard to understand what

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Consultation on Dudley’s Statement for EOTAS

WE have been asked to share this with you from Dudley MBC…”We are seeking views on our draft statement for Education Otherwise Than At School (EOTAS).” Please click on the link below, have a good read and provide some feed back via the email link on the

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Dudley SEND FAQ’s June 2020

We have received the following from DMBC… “In response to local needs, this frequently asked questions (FAQS) paper has been prepared to collate and respond to questions being presented to education, health and care services, pertaining to SEND and Education, Health and Care Plans and the emerging

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