published on: 20 February 2018 The number of school places in the borough for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) is set to increase following a £1 million investment by Kingston Council.
published on: 19 February 2018 Are you blind or visually impaired and would like to try mainstream games on devices such as the PlayStation 4 or try VR (Virtual Reality) on the Oculus Rift?
published on: 19 February 2018 On the Ball, our programme of sport and parent support, for families whose children have social communication needs starts again in April.
published on: 19 February 2018 The National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTi) has been commissioned by the Health and Wellbeing Alliance as part of their contribution in closing the disability employment gap to understand th...
published on: 08 February 2018 Real Talk is free confidential counselling service for children and young people aged 5-18.
published on: 07 February 2018 The National Health Service (NHS) has launched a consultation on proposed changes to how some medicines are prescribed.
published on: 06 February 2018 Ambitious about Autism are searching for new Autistic young people to join their Youth Council.
published on: 06 February 2018 The aim of The Daily Mile is to improve the physical, social, emotional and mental health and wellbeing of our children – regardless of age, ability or personal circumstances.
published on: 05 February 2018 Nearly 100 children and adults with physical, sensory and learning disabilities will soon be able to take part in horse carriage driving in the local area, thanks to funding from Richmond Council’s...
published on: 05 February 2018 Some changes are being proposed to the format of EHCP guidance for children and young people in Year 9 and above, to improve Preparing for Adulthood.
published on: 29 January 2018 Notification of a change of person.
published on: 19 January 2018 Achieving for Children, on behalf of Richmond Council, is consulting on two proposals in respect of Barnes Primary School.
published on: 04 January 2018 The BBC has launched its own site for children called Own It. It is aimed at 9-12 year olds and is designed to help children get the most of their time online.
published on: 04 January 2018 Scope, Britain's leading pan-disability charity, are looking for disabled people and parents of disabled children living in England and Wales to take part in a new five year life opportunities study.
published on: 03 January 2018 Ofsted publish a blog which looks at the way Ofsted inspects education, from early years to schools and the further education and skills sector.
published on: 03 January 2018 To mark World Suicide Prevention Day PAPYRUS are launching a year-long campaign to Save The #ClassOf2018.
published on: 03 January 2018 The Children's Rights Alliance for England (CRAE), a national pressure group which makes sure the government is upholding their obligations to protect the rights of children and young people, has p...
published on: 20 December 2017 Read the December bulletin from Families Apart - a project run by Welcare supporting Kingston children, young people and parent/carers with a parent or close relative in prison.
published on: 13 December 2017 Scope, Britain's leading pan-disability organisation, have launched a campaign with Virgin Media to support more disabled people to get into and stay in work.
published on: 12 December 2017 The Children in Care Council (CiCC) is a group of young people who have all experienced care. They have launched a Crowdfunding project to help make a young person’s residence feel more like a home.
published on: 12 December 2017 Notes and comments from a public meeting to discuss the update on AfC's Review of Education Provision for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities in Kingston and Richmond.
published on: 06 December 2017 A consultation for children, young people, parents and families has been launched by the Government to gain feedback about their new proposals for improving children and young people's mental health.
published on: 05 December 2017 The Government has announced a package of support worth nearly £45 million to provide additional help for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)
published on: 04 December 2017 Local schools across Richmond and Kingston are looking for skilled communicators interested in becoming Governing Body Clerks.
published on: 30 November 2017 Are you struggling to find the means to take a holiday this year or to buy some disability-related equipment? KCIL funds two schemes that might be able to help.
published on: 21 November 2017 In 2017, Kingston Centre for Independent Living (KCIL) collaborated with disabled people and those working with the disability community to collect stories regarding disability rights in the borough.
published on: 21 November 2017 An information sheet for parents in the run-up to Christmas.
published on: 20 November 2017 The search is now on to inspire the UK’s next generation of cyber security specialists as the Government’s extracurricular training programme Cyber Discovery opens its doors.
published on: 14 November 2017 SEND Family Voices steering group members (Sam and Penny) met up with Ed Davey MP for Kingston and Surbiton and Martin Jackaman from the Changing Places Toilets campaign group at Portcullis House i...
published on: 31 October 2017 Robert Goodwill, Minister of State for Children and Families, has announced plans to launch the single route of redress national trial in March 2018.