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Devon’s local area SEND inspection report

The Local Area SEND inspection report has been published – February 2018.


SEND Strategic Review 2018-19

SEND Strategic Review Surveys for parent carers, children and young people, and professionals/practitioners. Please respond to the survey by Friday 15th February.


SEND Funding – letter from Secretary of State

The Secretary of State’s announcement of measures to address high needs pressures (December 2018).


SEND Local Area Inspection – December 2018

Information about Devon’s SEND inspection from the Care Quality Commission and Ofsted.


#ListenHearUnderstand

Information about the Champions for Change (young people’s group) film.


Improving Access to Communication Services and Support

A report about the Creative Conversation event on 17 October and what will happen next.


Alternative and Augmentive Communication (AAC) Information Session

A summary of a recent information event for parent carers of children and young people who use alternative communication methods alongside or instead of speech or writing.


Different Conversations Training – November 2018

Upcoming Different Conversations training dates – 28th and 29th November 2018.


Small Grants Scheme 2018-19

The DCC Small Grants fund is now open for applications for the final round of this financial year. The application form and guidance notes are available here – closing date 19th November.


SEND Local Offer- updated documents

The SEN 0-25 Team has responded to feedback from families and professionals and worked with them to create new documents about SEND.