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SEN Information Fair

Thursday 11 October 2018
Astor Suite, The Royal Hotel, Ablewell Street, Walsall, WS1 2EL

Coffee Morning

Coffee morning meet up for parents/carers at Bloxwich Wetherspoons from 9.30am onwards on Tuesday 6 November 2018 (2 hours free parking at the Asda)

Come along for an informal chat and natter and give us any feedback on any services you’re receiving for your child.
Coffee Morning Meme Bloxwich Wetherspoons

Bloxwich Active Living Centre, High Street, Bloxwich WS3 2DA

Saturday 10 November

16.00-18.00 hours

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Other Dates for the diary

Christmas Meal

Monday 3rd December 2018 11.00-13.00 at the The Crown Carvery, Elms Island, Aldridge.

CHRISTMAS MEAL – Price £9.99 a £5 deposit must be paid by Fri 26th Oct (free bottle of prosecco to share between 6 people!) Please pay your deposit giving your name to one of the FACE committee members

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Parent Workshops

We are also having 3 Workshops so please keep these dates free in your diary too, The workshops will be attended by Claire Goss and other people from Walsall council and will involve topics where parents can have their say and help us work together in order to help to improve services we get for our children

Workshop Weds 28th March 2018 – The Royal Hotel   10am – 12pm

Topic – Plans and aims of SENDI in Walsall and how we access services including Walsall Council’s ” Local Offer”  ( If you don’t know what the Local Offer is come along to find out and have a say in how we use it )

Workshop  Thurs 21st June 2018  10am – 12pm – The Royal Hotel

Topic – Transition, includes Reception into Year 1, Primary into Secondary and Preparing for Adulthood ( Did you know that Preparing for Adulthood starts as early as Year 8/9? )

Workshop Thurs 20th Sept 2018  10am – 12pm  – Education Development Centre, Rushall, Walsall WS4 1NG

Topic – CAMHS – Children and Mental Health Services and Healthcare will be discussed and again come and have your say and find out more about how this works in Walsall


Workshop Monday 28th January 2019 10.00-13.00 – Bescot Stadium, Bescot Cresent, Walsall WS1 4SA

Topic – Content of an EHCP – drafting needs and provision with Gurvinder Kaur Consultant Solicitor in SEN Public Law

This interactive workshop will focus on sections B and F of an EHCP, providing parents with tips on good drafting and explore the difficulties with vaguely drafted provision.

Parents will be able to put the advice to practical use by attempting drafting of sections b &f with the assistance of a specialist solicitor in SEN law.

**Booking Essential**
email: FACE info sharing event Oct 18 including any dietary requirements