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"Signposting and Information Event"

 

Date / Time

Learn More Link

Wednesday 24th January 2018 10:30-14:30

 

Venue  The Stanhope Hall, Boston Road, Horncastle, Lincolnshire, LN9 6NF  Map

 

Cost £ FREE (includes Tea / Biscuits)

 

No Booking Required - Just Turn Up

Stands booked to date -
ADHD Support Group, Bid Services Lincolnshire, Buckles Solicitors,  Children with Disabilities (SEND) Occupational Therapy, Childrens Links, Community Lincs, Core Assets, County Care Independent Living Ltd, Family Fund, Focus Ability, Glasshouse Farm, Healthwatch, Home from Home Care, Home-Start, Imps in the Community, Independent Travel Trainers, Liaise, Lincolnshire County Council SEND Team, Lincolnshire County Council Working Together Team, Lincolnshire Sensory Services, Linkage, National Deaf Childrens Society, PAACT, Pelican Trust, Recovery College ( LPFT), Ringrose Law, South Lincolnshire CCG, Wellhead Centre, Young People's Learning Provision (YPLP), Your Day - Your Say

 

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"NEW LOTTERY GIFT CERTIFICATES"

 

An Ideal gift for a friend or family member

 

Why not surprise a friend for Xmas

whilst helping fund raise for LPCF

 

Subscriptions to monthly draws

 6 months - £26.00

12 months - £52.00

 

Learn More Link

At present your chance of winning the top prize each month is 32 : 1

 

which is much better than the National lottery at 14,000,000 : 1

 

See our Fundraising page to apply - or drop us an email with your details and your personal message to the recipient

 

 

And now for something completely different !!!!

 

Have you ever thought of giving something back, are you wanting to meet new people,

thinking about improving your skills???

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If so, now is your chance to become a volunteer or Trustee with Lincs PCF.

 

We are actively recruiting during July and August

for Parent Carers and others to join us and our team

 

Want to know more??

Drop us an email with your number and we will be back to you, or read more

 

Volunteers Information

Trustees Information

 

Just before you say - "I could never do that !!!"

 

REMEMBER LPCF has been run for 10 years successfully by parent carers like yourself

LPCF Award Nominations

 


Parents, we need you to nominate professionals or organisation / agencies

who have gone the extra mile for you and/or your family

5 Star Award Banner5 Star Award BannerWe would like you, as parents to nominate professionals

or teams of professionals who have gone above and beyond for you and/or your child. 

Who is your star person or organisation?
Have they given you extra support? 
Are they attentive with your child? 
Do they deserve recognition?
Do they think outside the box and come up with wonderful ideas? 
Learn More Link

It could be a SENCO, a teaching assistant, someone from the Local Authority, 

a team of Occupational Therapists, a social worker, a volunteer or voluntary organisation.

 

 

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"3rd County Coffee Event"

(Members Only)

 

 

Date / Time

Monday 5th June 2017 10:45-14:00

 

Venue  St Peters Hall, Broadway, Woodhall Spa, LN10 6ST Map

 

Cost - £5.00 per person (includes refreshments)

 

Booking Essential - for further information see our Events Page link

 

As well as helping LPCF gather important parents views and experiences

we have managed to have FOUR top LCC managers to come along

and meet parents for one to one person time with them.

 

Learn More Link

NEVER BEFORE HAVE SUCH TOP MANAGERS AGREE TO MEET PARENTS IN SUCH A WAY

To book a personal appointment please see our Events Page for further details Link

(NB only those booked for the event may book an appointment which will be allocated on the day)

 

ATTENTION - VERY HIGH IMPORTANCE

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On Monday 8th January 2018 a proposed strategy has been announced for consultation regarding Education of SEND children in Lincolnshire.

 

This is a VERY significant proposed strategy that all Parents and Carers of SEND children need to be aware of and contribute to the consultation whilst the opportunity exists.

 

 

LPCF are running dedicated pages to the strategy and we suggest you make sure you are fully aware of what is proposed and what may be happening. Link Icon

 

 

Learn More Link

READ the following on our website

Strategy Summary

Strategy Frequently Asked Question (FAQ)

 

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Attend the consultations offered for further information and clarification

 

 

  Lincolnshire Parent Carer Forum - Survey of Service Provision

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During Jan-Mar 2018 LPCF will be undertaking this valuable measure of how parent carers and school SENDCos view the services offered to SEND children and their parents.

 

The Department for Education has funded this survey and will be paying close attention to its findings along with the Local Authority and other service providers.

 

Learn More Link

 

Survey forms are being distributed through Schools, FE colleges, Pre-Schools, and other Education settings across Lincolnshire.

OR people can complete an online version E-Survey.

 

 

  GET INVOLVED - HAVE YOUR SAY - MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD !!!

 

  Lincolnshire Parent Carer Forum - Parents Workshop Days about SEND

 Day 1 Day 2
Date Friday 18th May Friday 15th June
Venue

The "Venue" Grantham Road,

Navenby, Lincoln LN5 0JJ Map

Tonic Health 5 Broadgate House,

Westlode Street, Spalding PE11 2AF Map

 
Worshop 1 Time

10:00 to 12:00 (Booking Required)

Workshop 1 Details

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An introductory guide.
Guiding parents through

the maze of SEND legislation 

 

(For parents of Children without an EHC plan)

Worshop 2 Tiime13:00 to 15:00 (Booking Required)
Workshop 1 Details

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An introductory guide.

Guiding parents through

the maze of the EHCP process 

 

(For parents of Children entering
, or in EHC process)

Learn More Link
For more information and E-Booking - please see detail on our Events Page


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Volunteers Week 1-7 June 2018


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LPCF would like to thank our Trustees and other Volunteers for their selfless dedication to our Charity.

 

During the past year they have covered and estimated 16,000 miles, attended over 300 meetings and given around 3,000 hours of their personal time to benefit parents and carers of SEND children.

 

If you would like to become a Volunteer or a Trustees please feel free to contact us to discuss what you can offer us and what we can offer yourself. You'd be part of a great team doing great work !

 

 

 

As a registered charity, our unique mission is to be instrumental in positive change that helps shape the future for individuals with disabilities and SEN. .

 



Who are we?

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Lincolnshire Parent Carer Forum is the official independent parent carer forum in Lincolnshire.



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We represent parents and carers of children with disabilities and Special Educational Needs (SEN).



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We are largely parents and carers of children (of all ages) who have a wide range of disabilities and SEN

What are we trying to achieve?


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We aim to improve the quality, range and accessibility of services for families with children that have disabilities and SEN.



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We are committed and determined to make sure parents and carers views are heard

What we do for you:

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We represent your needs and views with Lincolnshire County Council, Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Groups (NHS) and other service providers.



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Help service providers with their planning and development of services informed by feedback and experiences from parents and carers


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Promote best practice.




















 

 




Mission
LPCF mission is to be instrumental in change that helps shape the
future for families of children with disabilities and SEN.


Vision
LPCF vision is Uniting, supporting and empowering.

 

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