A new report released by Mencap today, a review 10 years on from their 2006 report highlights how a decade on many families caring for a loved one with a learning disability still feel pushed to breaking point.
We have had a number of comments from our families about concerns and frustrations they have had with school and college transport
We know how stressful this is for families and especially how it can really cause or has caused already massive anxieties for our children.
We hear from so many of you about what isn't working well with the EHCP annual review process, one huge bugbear is poor communication. The local authority with our help is looking at all the issues we are raising about what is not working well and breaking down all the stages of the process to see:
South Glos Parents and Carers have been attending meetings with Keith Thompson of the Department for Education and Paul Spencer of NHS England and the South Glos local authority. The purpose of these meetings is to monitor the written statement of action in response to the Ofsted and Care Quality Commission inspection.