South Hams Coffee Morning

South Hams Coffee Morning

South Hams Coffee Morning     We’ve embraced the start of term and spent a rainy Tuesday morning in Dartington hearing from parent carers about their experiences. A new academic year can be especially tricky for SEND families and so it was good bring people...
Information Sessions

Information Sessions

Information Sessions Earlier this week Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) announced a SEND revisit on 23-25 May 2022. You can read their letter here. The purpose of the visit is to decide whether the local area has made sufficient progress in addressing the...
SEND Education in Lockdown – Q&A Sessions

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...
Meetings with Leaders at Devon County Council

Meetings with Leaders at Devon County Council

Meetings with Leaders at Devon County Council In July 2020, Parent Carer Forum Devon hosted two online meetings between Parent Carers and leaders at Devon County Council – Jo Olsson (Chief Officer for Children’s Services), Dawn Stabb (Head of Education and...
What we’ve been up to

What we’ve been up to

What we’ve been up to   After a bit of a false start in September 2019, we really got going as a Forum in January 2020. The co-chairs have been making connections and meeting lots of new people. We’ve mapped health services across Devon and we’re working to...