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"Signposting and Information Event"

Date / Time
Tuesday 22nd January 2019 10:30-14:30

Venue  Stanhope Hall, 1 Boston Road, Horncastle LN9 6EY

Cost £ FREE (includes Tea / Biscuits)

Learn More Link

No Booking Required - Just Turn Up

15 Stands already confirmed including - For the first time Healthy Minds and CAHMS are attending

All attendees who sign up to our membership or renew their details will receive the offer of a FREE max card.

 

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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

 

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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 with Lincs PCF.

 

We are actively recruiting during October 2018 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

Poster of Recruitment Event dates / venues


Volunteers Information

 

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

 

REMEMBER LPCF has been run for 12 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.

 

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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

Workshop 1 (Booking Required) Workshop 2 (Booking Required)
Tuesday 26th February
10.30am-2pm
Wednesday 20th March
10.30am –2pm

Venue - Boston West Golf Club,
Hubbert's Bridge, Boston, PE20 3QX.

Venue-The Showroom,
Tritton Road, Lincoln. LN6 7Q

  

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An introductory guide.
Guiding parents through
the maze of SEND legislation 
(For parents of Children without an EHC plan)

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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)

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


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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 an 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 Trustee 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 !

 

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Sign up a Friend and WIN WIN WIN


 

For a chance to win a £20 prize in each month for June July and August:-

 

Get a friend or someone from school who has a SEND child to sign up with LPCF.

All they have to do is tick "Friend" whilst registering and add your name to the "details" to get you in the draw. SIMPLE !

 

Each new member gives you another chance to win during that month.

 

 

(Offer not available to Trustees and Volunteers of LPCF)

 

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Carers Week 11-17 June 2018  



Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK. 

The campaign is brought to life by the individuals and organisations who come together to organise activities and events throughout the UK, drawing attention to just how important caring is. For 2017 over 1300 events or activities were planned over Carers Week

Workshops -"Talking to children with Disabilities/SEN about Puberty, Relationships & Sexual Health"
(For parents of children with Disabilities/SEN.)


Learn More LinkDate / Time
Tuesday 22nd January 2019

Workshop 1
10:30-12:00 (90 min)
Workshop 2 13:00-14:30 (90 min)

Venue  Stanhope Hall, 1 Boston Road, Horncastle LN9 6EY

Cost
£ 5.00 per workshop - Pre-Booking required

 

All attendees who sign up to our membership or renew their details will receive the offer of a FREE max card.

 

 

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.


















































  

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So Ofsted and CQC have been and gone from Lincolnshire.

We await their assessment report with interest.
Due Early Nov 2018 !


Have you updated your
Contact Details recently???
Do it NOW !

 

 

 




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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