published on: 24 October 2018 My name is Catherine Ratcliffe and I am an Associate working for Contact (formerly Contact a Family).
published on: 07 December 2018 We are pleased to announce the launch of our Section 10 Consultation. The consultation is a required part of the process of opening a new school (set out under section 10 of the Academies Act 2010).
published on: 01 March 2018 Achieving for Children is consulting on behalf of the two councils on proposals to create some additional school places within the two boroughs.
published on: 14 August 2018 At a recent meeting SEND Family Voices highlighted that Richmond children and young people with SEND did not have many opportunities to access groups this summer.
published on: 10 December 2018 Contact are running a survey which aims to gather feedback and interest in a new Parent Carer Forum for Richmond and Kingston.
published on: 23 June 2018 Achieving for Children Short Breaks Service has commissioned a new Aiming High holiday playscheme.
published on: 10 September 2018 Inspection of Kingston upon Thames local area’s effectiveness in identifying and meeting the needs of, and improving outcomes for, children and young people who have special educational needs and/o...
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.
published on: 16 March 2018 The Government are extending the powers of the First-tier Tribunal (SEND), sometimes referred to as the ‘SEND Tribunal’, to make non-binding recommendations about the health and social care aspects...
published on: 11 September 2017 Achieving for Children communication regarding the transfer of Statements of Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) to Education, Health and Care Plans (EHCP)