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NNPCF supports a letter to the Prime Minister and Chancellor

A letter published by a coalition of childrens organisations is calling for improved prioritisation of children and young people within government spending. Mrunal Sisodia and Maureen Morris, NNPCF Co-Chairs, have added their signatures on behalf of the NNPCF and its membership to the letter (letter to ministers sept 2018). This letter highlights the need for […]

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Minister Nadhim Zahawi meets Parent Carer Forums

Children with SEND and their families are facing an incredibly challenging environment. Cuts to local services, problems with joint working across agencies, increasing concerns about the experiences of children with SEND in mainstream schools, and poor opportunities for children leaving education have meant the work of Parent Carer Forums is more relevant than ever before. […]

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NNPCF Input into the NHS 10 year plan

To mark the 70th anniversary of the NHS in July, the Prime Minister announced an extra £20 billion of funding between now and 2023. In return, she asked the NHS to develop a new 10 year plan for health provision. Sir Simon Stevens, the chief executive of NHS England has been tasked with developing this […]

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Local Area Inspections of SEND – updates to processes

The NNPCF have been involved in conversations with Ofsted, Care Quality Commission, and Department for Education officials to relay and understand some of the concerns and comments our member parent carer forums, and their communities, have been raising about the SEND inspection process. These conversations have led to changes in the process and further clarification […]

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Coproduction and campaigning – a guidance document

Contact and the NNPCF have coproduced a guidance document to help parent carer forums in working alongside campaign groups. It can be really challenging in the current landscape where funding restrictions are threatening services that our families rely on whilst trying to work closely with local area partners to improve these services. A Parent Carer […]

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Blue Badge Consultation – Response and Outcome

The Department for Transport has released the summary of responses and their outcomes to the Blue Badge Scheme Consultation. The full response can be read on their website. We are pleased to see the outcomes reflect that consideration of health conditions on a person ‘when walking’ rather than a blanket statement of ability to walk […]

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Young Peoples Mental Health Green Paper – Government Response

The Department of Health and Social Care has published the government’s response to the consultation which we contributed to. They received over 2,700 responses to the consultation. This has helped them to develop the approach to how the department will transform children and young people’s mental health provision. The department will be sharing about the full […]

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SEN Support Talking Point and latest SEND data

The NNPCF have developed our SEN Support Talking Point . This reflects upon statistics released from the DfE in January 2018 alongside other data sources and our own members survey carried out this year, all are cited within the talking point. The highlights of our report include: Concerns raised by parent carer forums about the […]

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IAS Programme Minimum Standards Consultation

Following a meeting between NNPCF Steering Group Members and Daisy Russell about the Independent Advice & Support Programme, please find details of a consultation draft of the new minimum standards for Information Advice and Support Services (IASS, sometimes known as SENDIASS), a definition of advocacy as used by IASS and a feedback survey: https://councilfordisabledchildren.org.uk/information-advice-and-support-services-network/resources/minimum-standards-iass-draft-consultation These […]

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Review of School Exclusions

On Wednesday 27th June, NNPCF co-chairs Maureen Morris and Mrunal Sisodia attended a roundtable meeting of the school exclusions review being chaired by Edward Timpson. The review has been set up by the Department for Education to explore how head teachers use exclusions in practice and why some groups of pupils (including those with SEND) […]

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Building better employment opportunities for young people with SEND

Following on from feedback at the NNPCF conference last year which identified employment opportunities as a leading concern for parent carer forums, this week, Mrunal Sisodia spoke to a conference for Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) Community Partners. The DWP has commissioned community partners across the country to build links with local groups and […]

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NNPCF Responds to the SEND Inquiry

The NNPCF has today submitted their written evidence to the Education Committee Inquiry into support for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).  You can read more about this Inquiry by clicking the link below. https://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/commons-select/education-committee/news-parliament-2017/special-educational-needs-and-disability-launch-17-19/ In line with the general practice of select committees, we are not permitted to share […]

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School Exclusions Review – NNPCF Response

In response to the schools exclusions review that has been taking place, the NNPCF asked its members to contribute towards a national response. A survey was sent out to all parent carer forums to offer them an opportunity to participate in our national response. 22%  of Parent Carer Forums responded to our survey informing our […]

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DfE announce additional capital funding for SEND pupils

The NNPCF are pleased to see a commitment to SEND pupils being demonstrated by the additional capital funding announced to support the development of specialist facilities or placements for children with SEND. Parent Carer Forums are identified as a crucial partner within the commissioning process when LAs look towards spending their allocated funding. We encourage […]

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NNPCFs developing work with the Department of Work and Pensions

On Tuesday 2nd May NNPCF co-chairs, Maureen Morris and Mrunal Sisodia, met with the Disabilities Minister, Sarah Newton. In our first meeting with a Minister from the Department of Work and Pensions, we introduced the work of parent carer forums and the NNPCF. The Minister had a good understanding of the challenges that families with […]

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NNPCF Steering Group meets Minister Nadhim Zahawi

Yesterday, the NNPCF Steering Group Members spent two hours with Nadhim Zahawi, the Undersecretary of State for Children and Families. First the NNPCF Co-Chairs participated in a Stakeholders Roundtable which saw a selection of representatives from SEND sector groups and services including; children and young peoples groups, schools, colleges, and charities. Everyone in the room […]

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DfE Newsletter May 2018

The latest edition of the DfE Newsletter focuses on the Transfer from statement to EHCP deadline, EHE consultation, Education Select Committee Inquiry, and more. Whilst the NNPCF welcome the news that 98% of transfers were completed on time the focus now needs to be on delivering good quality and timely annual reviews. The annual review […]

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Independant Advice and Support Programme – Contract announcement

The Council for Disabled Children and Contact will be working in partnership for the next two years to deliver the Independent Advice and Support Programme on behalf of the Department for Education. The NNPCF are a member of the Independent Support advisory board and we are pleased that parent carers will continue to have a […]

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Special Education Consortium Position Statement on High Needs Funding

The Special Education Consortium have released their SEC position statement on high needs funding in response to the concerns being raised about High Needs Funding. NNPCF Co-Chairs were approached about supporting SEC in raising these concerns more formally, they have released the below statement for our member parent carer forums: After discussing it with the […]

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NNPCF co-chairs meet with Caroline Dinenage, Minister of State for Health

On Monday 23rd April, NNPCF co-chairs Maureen Morris and Mrunal Sisodia met with Caroline Dinenage, Minister of State for Health. We were joined by Gail Walshe from Contact and Lorraine Mulroney from NHS England. In what was the first dedicated meeting the NNPCF have had with a Minister from the Department of Health, we explained […]

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NNPCF co-chairs meet with officials at the Department for Education

On Monday 23rd April, NNPCF co-chairs Maureen Morris and Mrunal Sisodia met with officials and advisers at the Department for Education. In a wide-ranging conversation, they discussed a number of the priorities that have been raised to the NNPCF Steering Group by our membership over the past few months. They shared the concerns raised by […]

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SEND Inquiry Launched

The NNPCF welcome the Education Committee Inquiry launched yesterday exploring the impact of the Special Educational Needs and Disability reforms implemented in 2014. This inquiry provides an opportunity for parent carer forums to reflect on the successes of the implementation of the SEND reforms as well as identify the areas where improvements are still to […]

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North East Regional Parent Carer Forum Network 3rd Annual Conference

The focus of this years conference was Health, Co-Production and Moving Forward. We are currently in a time of uncertainty for both parent carer forums and strategic partners as we are coming towards the end of the implementation phase of the SEND reforms, the final period of transforming care, recent changes in Government. The event […]

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NNPCF “welcome the end of SEND Reform Implementation phase”

The NNPCF welcome the end of the implementation phase of the biggest change in SEND for 25 years. Until now, there has been a great deal of focus on reaching this milestone and we can now begin the hard work of embedding lasting changes that will make a real difference to children and young people […]

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Reviewing the outcomes of and support for Children In Need

All disabled children are Children in Need. The Government is driving forward wide-ranging children’s social care reforms to improve children’s safety and stability. Their ambition is also be for Children in Need to achieve their full potential.   The Department for Education has committed to review support for Children in Need to understand why their outcomes […]

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NNPCF Respond to Social Work England Consultation

The NNPCF have responded to the Social Work England consultation on the secondary legislative framework. To view a full copy of our response please click here. As parents of children and young people with SEND we want our children to have the same opportunities as their peers, to live full and rewarding lives. Disabled children […]

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School Exclusions Review

The NNCF welcome the planned review into school exclusions to be led by Edward Timpson, the former Minister for Children and Families. Over the last year, Parent Carer Forums have been raising concerns with the NNPCF about the issue of school exclusions for children and young people with SEND. The NNPCF have raised the issue […]

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Participation Contract Preferred Provider Announced

Last week, the Department for Education announced that a consortium, led by Contact are the preferred bidder for the contract to support strategic participation of Children, Young People and Parent Carers. As a part of this contract, Contact will be supporting strategic parent carer participation including local parent carer forums, the regions and the NNPCF […]

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NNPCF Respond to CYP Green Paper on Mental Health

The NNPCF have responded to the Children and Young People Green Paper on Mental Health. To view a full copy of our response please click here. CAMHS – Children and Young Peoples Mental Health Services is a key area of focus for the NNPCF. The government is asking people for their views on a green […]

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NNPCF respond to the Governments Blue Badge Consultation

The NNPCF have today responded to the Department for Transport’s Blue Badge consultation. To view a full copy of our response please click here. The Department for Transport are proposing changes to the eligibility criteria for the Blue Badge scheme to include people with non-physical conditions. This is part of the government’s objective to ensure […]

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Department for Transport – Blue Badge Consultation

The Department for Transport are proposing changing the eligibility criteria for the Blue Badge scheme to include people with non-physical conditions. This is part of the government’s objective is to ensure that those people with the greatest need have access to badges, whilst ensuring the scheme remains sustainable.   The consultation can be accessed here: […]

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Consultation – SEND Mediation: Practice standards, system accreditation, and approval of training courses

The NNPCF would like to ask local parent carer forums to respond to the following consultation on the practice standards, system for accreditation and the approval of training courses in relation to SEND mediation. The online survey can be accessed at https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/NVMZDJK and closes on Friday 2nd February 2018. The draft standards can be accessed […]

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Consultations – DoH restraint and restrictive interventions draft guidance

The NNPCF would like to ask local parent carer forums to respond to the following consultation by the Department of Health on draft guidance on reducing the need for restraint and restrictive intervention for children and young people with learning disabilities, autistic spectrum disorder and mental health needs.   The consultation is seeking views on how […]

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Working Together to Safeguard Children: Changes to Statutory Guidance

The NNPCF have responded to a consultation on the changes to statutory guidance ‘Working Together to Safeguard Children’. To view a copy of our full response please click here. The NNPCF welcome the provisions that establish new arrangements for child safeguarding partnerships between different agencies. We acknowledge previously published research which highlighted issues with the […]

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NNPCF Annual Report 2017

The NNPCF are pleased to present their Annual Report for 2017. We would like to take this time to thank all the Parent Carer Forums across the country for their passion, commitment and zeal over the last 12 months. It has been a challenging climate and we are grateful that you are all travelling with […]

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Ofsted and CQC ‘One Year On Report’

Ofsted and Care Quality Commission have this month launched their “One Year On” report. This report is a reflection on their findings from the first 30 SEND area joint inspections to have been carried out in year one by the inspectorates. These inspections are designed to look at the response local areas are demonstrating to […]

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Reformed Functional Skills Mathematics and English Subject Content

The NNPCF has responded to a Government consultation on the reformed subject content for functional skills qualification in Mathematics and English. The Government is reforming functional skills qualifications to improve their relevance and content, and to build their recognition and credibility in the labour market. The reformed subject content consultation document asks questions on the proposed content for […]

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Returning to Work after Time out for Caring

The NNPCF has responded to a Government consultation on ‘Returning to Work after Time out for Caring‘. In the Spring Budget 2017, the Government committed “to promoting returnships to the public and private sector, helping people back into employment after a career break.” This commitment focusses on supporting returners, who are defined as those that have […]

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NNPCF responds to the Local Government Ombudsman Report.

Today BBC breakfast has run a story based on the Local Governments Ombudsman’s report into their first 100 investigations on Education Health Care Plans, of which 79% were upheld. The National Network of Parent Carer Forums (NNPCF) welcomes the report. Its findings emphasise our view that, in many areas, the culture and practice required by […]

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New Appointment in the South West

The NNPCF Steering Group are sad to say farewell to Doug Morris who is stepping down from his role as the South West Steering Group member this month. Doug has held the role for the last four years and has been a crucial part of the development of the NNPCF Health engagement pathways as well […]

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Minister meets with the NNPCF co-chair

On Wednesday 19th July 2017 the NNPCF co-chair Mrunal Sisodia met with Robert Goodwill MP, the newly appointed Minister of State for Children and Families, along with Amanda Batten the Chief Executive of Contact a Family. The NNPCF were delighted to have an early opportunity to meet with the new Minister before the parliamentary recess. […]

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New Co-Chair for the NNPCF Steering Group

The Steering Group of the NNPCF are delighted to announce that we have elected Mrunal Sisodia as joint Co-chair of NNPCF. Mrunal lives with his family in Bedford and is married to Clare and is the father of two children, a son aged nine and a daughter aged seven. His son, Arun, has a winning […]

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Steering Group News

The Steering Group of the NNPCF would like to announce the following changes within the steering group. London Steering Group Members Mary Busk has stood down as London NNPCF SG Member having come to the end of her term of office. Mary has been involved with the NNPCF since it was founded and has been […]

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Robert Goodwill – New Minister Announced

Today the NNPCF Steering Group can confirm that  it has been officially announced that Mr Robert Goodwill is the newly appointed Minster for Children and Families at the Department for Education. Mr Goodwill comes from his previous role as Under Secretary of State at the Department for Transport where he had been in post for the […]

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Paul Soames Awarded OBE

Contact a Family patron and former Deputy Chief Executive, Paul Soames, has been awarded an OBE for services to children and families. Paul’s award was announced in the Queen’s birthday honours list published on 17 June and celebrates over 30 years’ dedicated service to Contact a Family and our work supporting UK families with disabled […]

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Headlines from the NNPCF Steering Group Meeting – May 2017

The NNPCF Steering Group met on Wednesday 18th – Thursday 19th May 2017. Below we have listed the key headlines from the meeting: Day 1: The NNPCF Steering Group held a second workshop exploring ongoing communications work including the development of a communication strategy, a work plan and standard templates. We also finalised plans to […]

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Maureen Morris attends the Queen’s Garden Party

On Tuesday 23rd May 2017 the NNPCF Co-Chair Maureen Morris was invited to attend the Queen’s Garden Party at Buckingham Palace. This invitation was extended to her in recognition of her contributions towards the SEND Reforms and Implementation. Maureen dedicates herself to the improvement of parent carers, parent carer forums and participation. We would like […]

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Consultations – An Update

Responding to national consultations on behalf of our members is an important part of what the NNPCF does. The Steering Group considers each request and will respond appropriately. The Steering Group member for your region will seek to obtain views from forums in their area to inform the NNPCF response. Sometimes, the consultation request will […]

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Headlines from the NNPCF Steering Group Meeting – March 2017

The NNPCF Steering Group met on Monday 13th March 2017. Below we have listed some of the key headlines from the meeting: The NNPCF Steering Group reflected on the NNPCF Visioning Days in early March and the potential next steps for us to develop these foundations. Regional reps will be reporting directly to their regions […]

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New funding boost for pupils with SEND – NNPCF Steering Group Statement

The NNPCF Steering Group welcome the Department for Education’s announcement on Saturday morning (4th March 2017) of £215m to help local authorities create additional places and improve facilities in all schools across the country. The NNPCF co-chairs were involved in confidential conversations with the Department for Education to agree how to co-produce the use of […]

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Transforming Care

The NNPCF, NHS England and Contact a Family recently produced a webinar on ‘Transforming Care’ for Children and Young People with Learning Disabilities, Autism or both. The webinar was presented by Mary Busk, NNPCF Steering Group member for London and Sue North, the Children’s Social Care and Education Adviser for the Transforming Care Programme. Click […]

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NNPCF Response to the Work, Health and Disability Green Paper: Improving Lives

The NNPCF have responded to the Work, Health and Disability Green Paper: Improving Lives. This response recognises that developing employment pathways and finding sustainable jobs for disabled people is a very complex area, involving many players and systems. The NNPCF welcomes the vision of this green paper that whoever you are and wherever you are […]

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These Are Our Children – A review by Dame Christine Lenehan

Dame Christine Lenehan’s Review into the care and treatment of children and young people with complex needs (and behaviour that challenges) involving mental health problems and learning disabilities and/ or autism will be published today. The review is called These Are Our Children. You will find a news story on the CDC website at http://bit.ly/2kj0XTs. […]

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NNPCF Annual Report 2016

The NNPCF are delighted to present their Annual Report for 2016. The fourth report from the NNPCF provides information about the NNPCF and outlines an account of our activities, achievements and experiences since the previous report published in October 2015. As ever, we would like to take this time to thank all the Parent Carer Forums […]

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What Next For Participation?

On 1 November 2016, 211 attendees from 86 parent carer forums from across England met to discuss ‘What’s Next for Participation?’ at our annual joint NNPCF and Contact a Family Parent Carer Participation Conference. The event celebrated the progress that has been made now that parent carers are at the heart of the decision-making process […]

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NNPCF & Contact a Family Joint Bulletin – October 2016

Welcome to the joint bulletin of the National Network of Parent Carer Forums (NNPCF) and Contact a Family. Download the latest issue. In this update: The Annual Conference Managing your Grant – A message for Forums The Honours List News from the NNPCF Steering Group Ofsted and Care Quality Commission (CQC) Inspections An update from […]

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Headlines from the NNPCF Steering Group Meeting – Oct 2016

The NNPCF Steering Group met on Tuesday 11th October 2016. Below we have listed some of the key headlines from the meeting: The NNPCF Steering Group met this week to discuss our final arrangements for the Joint Annual Conference and AGM, with a keen focus on how Parent Carer Forums will contribute on the day. […]

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Schools that work for everyone – Department for Education Consultation

The Government has set out it’s ambition to create an education system that ‘extends opportunity to everyone, not just the privileged few’ in their consultation entitled ‘Schools that work for everyone‘. This consultation sets out how the Government will deliver “a diverse school system that provides all children, whatever their background, with schooling that will […]

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Headlines from the NNPCF Steering Group Meeting – Sept 2016

The NNPCF Steering Group met on Tuesday 12th September – Wednesday 13th September 2016. Below we have listed some of the key headlines from the meeting: Day One Internal Steering Group training. Dame Christine Lenehen, Director of Council for Disabled Children (CDC) joined the NNPCF Steering Group to discuss CDC’s upcoming training offer and how […]

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Development of a New Carers Strategy – Call for Evidence

The NNPCF Steering Group has today submitted it’s response to the call for evidence on the Carers Strategy today. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all the individuals and Parent Carer Forums who took the time to contribute their responses to this. Your concerted efforts have been greatly welcomed. We had prioritised […]

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NNPCF & Contact a Family Joint Bulletin – July 2016

Welcome to the Joint Bulletin of the NNPCF and Contact a Family. In this update: News Save the Date – Parent Participation Conference 2016 Grants Update News from the NNPCF Steering Group Short Breaks Health Toolkit Transforming Care – NHS England Click here to download the lastest issue. If you wish to receive a copy […]

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Headlines from the NNPCF Steering Group Meeting – June 2016

The NNPCF Steering Group met on Wednesday 22nd June 2016. Below we have listed some of the key headlines from the meeting: Following our recent discussions with Michelle Mello, the Regional Leads of the National Health Service England (NHSE) joined us to talk about their regional roles and how they are using their new Data […]

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NNPCF Position Statement – Renewed Focus on Culture and other Changes to Improve Lives and Outcomes of CYP with SEND

Recent comments on social media were discourteous and offensive towards Parent Carers and Children and Young People with SEND. Parent Carer Forums across England are working hard with their Local Authorities and Education, Health and Social Care employees, many of whom, like us are striving to effectively embrace and are working towards the real change […]

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Headlines from the NNPCF Steering Group Meeting – May 2016

The NNPCF Steering Group met on Wednesday 11th May 2016. Below we have listed some of the key headlines from the meeting: Lee Scott and Patrick Agius from the Department of Education joined the Steering Group to hear our views on Parent Carer experiences of the reforms in school and college settings. Lee Scott has […]

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Ministerial Response to the NNPCF National Priorities Document

The NNPCF Steering Group members met with both Edward Timpson and Jane Ellison, the Parliamentary Under Secretary for Public Health recently. At these meetings we presented both Ministers with the NNPCF National Priorities document. We have now received the response to the document from the Ministers (see letter below). The Steering Group will continue to […]

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NNPCF Position Statement: White Paper for Education

The NNPCF Steering Group have today published their position statement on the White Paper for Education entitled ‘Educational Excellence Everywhere’ (Published 15 March 2016). The White Papers sets out the Governments vision for Education. The Steering Group recognises that this paper has raised some anxiety on what this means for our Children and Young People […]

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National Priorities Report – Burning Issues

In October last year over 80 parent carer forums attended the NNPCF AGM. Those who attended where asked to identify their most significant burning issues. As a result the Steering Group have collated and categorised the issues to form a set of national priorities that we have presented to the Minister Edward Timpson (Tuesday 15th […]

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Headlines from the NNPCF Steering Group Meeting – October 2015

The NNPCF Steering Group met on Thursday 15th October 2015. Below we have noted some of the key headlines: 1. Conference Round Up Burning issues from the Conference were categorised. Each Steering Group member was asked to take a category and review the issues. A full report will be shared with forums and the Department for […]

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NNPCF Annual Report 2015

The NNPCF are pleased to present their Annual Report for 2015. We would like to take this time to thank all the Parent Carer Forums for their hard work and dedication over the last few years. We cannot thank all the individual parent carers enough, for all their hard work and valuable contributions. Here at […]

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NNPCF Position Statement: BACD and BACCH Survey

BACCH and BACD Survey: Impact of austerity measures on families with disabled children In response to the British Academy of Childhood Disability (BACD) and British Association for Community Child Health (BACCH) survey, and the recent news coverage, the NNPCF Steering Group has today published a position statement on the findings from this survey. The national […]

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SEND Implementation Survey – Phase 3

As you may remember, we ran surveys on behalf of the Department for Education in the Spring and Summer of 2014, we asked you about your local area’s readiness for the Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)  reforms, and then about the LA implementation of the reforms in Autumn 2014. Thank you to everyone who […]

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Headlines from the NNPCF Steering Group meeting – January 2015

The NNPCF Steering Group met over the course of two days from Monday 19th – Tuesday 20th January 2015. Below we have noted some of the key headlines: André Imich the Deptarment of Education The NNPCF Steering Group met with André Imich from the Deptarment of Education. The following items were discussed: Linking up the […]

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Financial Funding Cuts – NNPCF Position Statement

There has recently been much discussions about the announced funding cuts. The NNPCF Steering Group has considered the situation and we are today publishing a position statement on these. We are also requesting that local Forums formally share their experiences of proposed cuts in their local areas and the potential impact of these. We would […]

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The Role of National Parent Carer Participation Partners

The NNPCF Steering Group has today published a position statement on the role of National Parent Carer Participation Partners. The NNPCF Steering Group has been considering the position of the local Parent Carer Forum’s as well as the Steering Group in this time of potential change with the contract of the national role for the […]

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Memorandum of Understanding – Guide for Forums

We know that lots of forums have had queries from independent support asking them to sign up to a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). With this in mind we have tried to produce some useful guidance around this to assist forums across England. Click to download the full document Memorandum of Understanding – Guidance for Forums.

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National Parent Carer Participation Event – 2014

The event had a fantastic turn out with forums from across England meeting together. It was our largest event yet, and forum members fed back how great it was to hear from each other about their work. Forums shared how they had addressed challenges of reaching more parent carers, structuring their forums, working with health, […]

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Headlines from the NNPCF Steering Group meeting – October 2014

Children and Families Minister Edward Timpson came today to speak with the Steering Group. There is a continued Government commitment to supporting implementation of the SEND reforms at a local level. The Minister identified Parent Carers experience and feedback will be a key element of this. The Steering Group raised concerns from the regions about […]

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National Parent Carer Participation Event – 2014

Save the Date for the 2014 NNPCF and Contact a Family National Parent Carer Participation Event and AMG! Following the success of the November 2013 national parent carer participation event, we are pleased to let you know that we will be holding a further event this year. The event will take place on Wednesday 1 […]

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Today’s announcement from the Deparment for Education

The Department for Education has today made 3 significant announcements. You can read the full press release here. 1. The Department have now published the following six SQW evaluation reports:  Understanding the comparative costs of delivering the Education, Health and Care (EHC)  planning and SEN Statementing processes for newcomers to the SEND system, April 2014. […]

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Independent Supporters – NNPCF Position Statement

There has recently been much discussions about the Independent Support programme including the tender process for the delivery of this work. The NNPCF Steering Group has considered the situation carefully and we are today publishing a position statement on the Independent Support programme, clearly laying out our thoughts, concerns and hopes around the delivery of […]

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