The National Inspection support team needs your views

From Monday 2 March to Friday 6 March 2020, Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) will carry out a joint inspection of special educational needs and/or disabilities SEND planning and services in Norfolk. The inspection will evaluate how effectively the local area: identifies children and young people who have special educational needs and/or disabilities […]

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Ofsted/CQC Local Area Inspection of Norfolk from 2 – 6 March 2020

Next week a team of inspectors from Ofsted and CQC (Care Quality Commission) will be in Norfolk looking at how effective the local authority and local health services are for children and young people with SEND (special educational needs and/or disabilities). They will be looking at this for all children and young people 0–25 with […]

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Tenth Annual Family Voice Conference 2020

Our tenth annual conference is on Saturday 14 March  from 10am at the John Innes Centre, Norwich, NR4 7UH. Workshops to include:  Speech and Language Therapy; SEN Support; Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service; Preparing for Adult Life; Education, Health and Care Plans; Kids Mediation and many more This is a free event and includes […]

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Family Voice Family Chat September and October 2019

Would you like to find out more about SEN Support and EHCP assessments? We have invited Norfolk SEND Partnership Information, Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS) and a representative from the Local Offer to join us to discuss SEN Support and EHCP assessments with you.  We have five sessions, all from 10am to 1pm: Tuesday 17 […]

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Annual Conference for Parent Carer Forums

In November 2018, 200 attendees representing 87 parent carer forums from across England attended Contact’s and the National Network of Parent Carer Forums’ (NNPCF) annual Parent Participation Conference in Coventry.  Family Voice Norfolk is part of the NNPCF and Tracey Sismey, our Chair, attended on our behalf. At the event marking an incredible 10 years […]

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Information Sharing Sesssion

In November 2018, Family Voice Norfolk met with representatives of SENsational Families, ASD Helping Hands, Norfolk SEN Network and Norfolk SEND Partnership to share how we all work and how we can best work together. Mrunal Sisodia from the National Network of Parent Carer Forums facilitated the meeting. There are over 15,000 children with SEN […]

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Family Voice Conference 2019

Our conference is on Saturday 16 March  from 10am at the John Innes Centre, Norwich, NR4 7UH. This is a free event and includes refreshments throughout the day and lunch.  Child care places are now full but you are more than welcome to bring your children along with you.    

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