Covid-19 has presented new safeguarding risks for vulnerable children and families living in our communities.
The Children’s Services Development Group (CSDG) latest report highlights a shocking statistic.
Delivering on opportunities to drive earlier intervention is more important than tomorrow's Budget
In Hertfordshire, IMPOWER’s Valuing SEND programme demonstrated the right values from the outset by involving parents through parent carer forums.
Our recent Shared Learning Event discussed the pioneering role of Valuing SEND in achieving a more inclusive and financially sustainable SEND system.
'We have already achieved better outcomes for some of our young people, and we think this could save us around £4.2m a year.' Martin Gray, Director of Children's Services at Stockton Council.
Reflections on the LGA's recent report, and the 3 key areas that need to be focused on