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SEND Inspection Parent Carer Participation Event

PPV and Portsmouth City Council need your views for your local area SEND Inspection.

This session will give parent carers a chance to share their views and experiences on how effectively Portsmouth City Council are fulfilling the above responsibilities.

Tuesday 2nd July 2019

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM at The Civic Offices

PPV understand that many parent carers may have personal views and experiences that extend before the implementation of the reforms in September 2014, it is important that this date is used as the start for gathering evidence about the impact of the reforms as part of the inspection.

Please click here to book using Eventbrite.

CQC & Ofsted Inspection

Inspection of Portsmouth local area’s effectiveness in identifying and meeting the needs of, and improving outcomes for, children and young people who have special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) from Monday 1 July 2019 to Friday 5 July 2019.

Please read this letter from Portsmouth City Council for more information.

ALERT!!

As of Monday 1st July to Friday 5th July 2019, Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) will carry out a joint inspection of Portsmouth City Council.

The inspection will evaluate how effectively your local area:

– identifies children/young people who have special educational needs and/or disabilities
– assesses and meets the needs of children/young people who have special educational needs and/or disabilities
– improves outcomes for children/young people who have special educational needs and/or disabilities.

The inspection will also include an online webinar which will allow parent carers in the Portsmouth City Council local area to have their say.
The session will be available on demand, and they are asking parent carers to share their views and experiences on how effectively Portsmouth City Council are fulfilling the above responsibilities.

PPV understand that many parent carers may have personal views and experiences that extend before the implementation of the reforms in September 2014, it is important that this date is used as the start for gathering evidence about the impact of the reforms as part of the inspection. 
We would also like parent carers to understand that the inspectors are unable to follow up or comment upon individual cases. 
The webinar will be available on demand between Monday 24th June and midnight on Tuesday 2nd July 2019. Please note this webinar can be re-accessed if additional time is required to a make comment.

Please Register here: http://bit.ly/LASENDWebinarPortsmouthCityCouncil

MAKE @ Aldingbourne Dates

We have some fantastic events over the next few months and thought some of you might be interested in popping along to see for yourselves. Full listings of line ups is on our Facebook events page or you can give us a call and we will pass info on.

24th May

The Great MAKE quiz

Test your trivia and enjoy a Ploughman’s platter all for the ticket price of £5 per person, bookings in advance. Prize for the best team name and overall winners of the quiz.

18th May 2019

The MAKE Spring Event

Local performers and bands will be joining us for a day of fun, music, laughter, good food, games and crafts. Our team have also been learning a song to perform on the day.

22nd June

Kids Crazy Day of Fun

Children’s performers, Childrens fashion show, Crafts, Facepainting, Parents lego walk, Embarrass the Parents photo booth and much more

Teen Triple P Discussion Groups

DIAL Service Update

Oral care and people with learning disabilities

To help health professionals, paid social care staff and family members to support someone with learning disabilities to get good oral care.

You can download and find more information here. There is also a useful easy read version available.