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Survey Report 2022

Survey Report 2022

PCFD Survey Report 2022. Our survey was open during October & November 2021 and was completed by 719 people.

Winter Report

Winter Report

Read our Winter Report here. Find out what’s been happening, success to share as well as barriers and concerns.

Early Years SEND in Devon – Questions and Answers

Early Years SEND in Devon – Questions and Answers

Lots of families have questions about Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) in Early Years in Devon! To help find answers, on 11th November 2021, Parent Carer Forum Devon (PCFD) brought together a range of professionals including Devon Information, Advice...

Wellbeing boxes are on their way!

Wellbeing boxes are on their way!

Your well-being boxes are beginning to be dispatched!! Thank you all so much for completing the annual survey. Whilst families have been filling them out in their hundreds, the forum office has turned into a packing production line!! Boxes are now packed and are being...

PCFD Launch Annual Survey

PCFD Launch Annual Survey

  Things have been tough for everyone, and we want to understand the challenges of families of children with SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disabilities) in Devon. So we've launched our first survey today! We plan to repeat the survey every year to help us...

Meet Devon’s new Chief Officer and her Team

Meet Devon’s new Chief Officer and her Team

On Tuesday 23rd March 2021, Parent Carer Forum Devon hosted an opportunity for Parent Carers to meet Devon County Council's new Chief Officer for Children's Services and her team. Parent Carers had the opportunity to have conversations and to speak directly with:...

SEND Transformation Sessions

SEND Transformation Sessions

On 16th and 17th March 2021, Parent Carer Forum Devon hosted two open sessions so that parent carers could hear about SEND Transformation in Devon and share their views. We invited Helen Molteno who is the SEND Transformation Lead. First she described the SEND Vision...

SEND Education in Lockdown – Q&A Sessions

SEND Education in Lockdown – Q&A Sessions

On Wednesday 20th January Parent Carer Forum Devon hosted two Q&A sessions - - Morning Session - Evening Session Parent Carers were able to speak directly with professionals from Devon County Council, Babcock and Devon Schools Leadership Services: Julia Foster,...

December Digest

December Digest

Despite a global pandemic, 2020 has flown by for Parent Carer Forum Devon. We've been really busy but parent carers in Devon won't know about our work if we don't talk about it. So we thought it was high time for us to share a bit about what we've been up to this...

SEND Transformation at Devon County Council

SEND Transformation at Devon County Council

Parent Carer Forum Devon has been asked to share an open letter from Dawn Stabb (Head of Education and Learning) with parents and carers across Devon. The letter explains Phase 1 of the SEND Transformation. The Forum is pleased that the Local Authority have recognised...