Welcome to Working Together for Change 

“Working for change – Dudley parent carer’s forum is committed to engaging and empowering parents and carers of children with disabilities or additional needs so that they can influence decisions and improve changes to services delivery.”

Members of the forum will work together as individuals, organisations and partners with the aim of ensuring that the voices of parent and carers are heard. They will ensure that all parents and carers in our borough are equipped with the knowledge and skills to influence change working within a framework of agreed values and principles

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Latest from the DWTFC blog

 

Coronavirus: Cancellation of GCSE’s, AS & A levels

As a lot of us know the examination process of the early summer has been one of the many things to be cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The government has recently updated there guidance surrounding this. Please click here to view the full guidance  - Coronavirus (COVID-19): cancellation of GCSE's, AS and A levels in 2020. There is also further guidance on the awarding of qualifications again recently updated. Please click here for the full guidance: Awarding qualifications in ...
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Coronavirus – A Collection of Guidance on Schools and Settings

The Government has released a collection of guidance regarding schools and educational settings. The guidance is aimed at/for the use of parents, carers and children themselves as well as the educational settings they cover. Please click here to see the collection of guidance and advice ...
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Supporting Children’s & Young Peoples Mental Health

This advice from Public Health England is to help adults with caring responsibilities look after the mental health and wellbeing of children or young people, including those with additional needs and disabilities, during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. It is also available in Easy Read format. Please click here for the information sheets; "Guidance for parents and carers on supporting children's and young peoples mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic." & Coronavirus (COVID-19): an easy read guide to ...
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance for Direct Payments

The Department of Health and Social Care has released new guidance for people who buy care and support through direct payments. Please click here to view ...
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