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GCSE Exam Results | GOV.UK Update

Published 28 July 2020

GOV.UK has published updated guidance for students who will be receiving GCSE results this August.  Student guide to post-16 qualification results: summer 2020 A guide for those receiving qualification results in England this summer. The grades you receive this year will carry the same value…

Our Summer Holidays 2020 Guide launches

Published 21 July 2020

The end of the school year is usually a time when suitcases are filled, children are seen running from the school gates and parents getting ready for 6 week-long summer break. However, this year is slightly different from your normal summer holidays and to help…

Employability Day arrives in Buckinghamshire

Published 26 June 2020

Employability Day 2020 has arrived in Buckinghamshire today. #EMPDAY20 is a national campaign providing organisations an opportunity to celebrate all things employment support. The Bucks Family Information Service would like to celebrate that in Buckinghamshire, we have many organisations and charities supporting our Young people…

It's Carers Week - Virtual activities and resources

Published 08 June 2020

Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges unpaid carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK. Due to Coronavirus carers, parents, family and friends are facing even more challenges while supporting…

Helplines and Useful Numbers

Published 05 May 2020

Useful numbers and helplines are available to help families.   Children NSPCC 0808 800 5000 (Free 24 Hours) Childline 0800 1111 (Free 24 Hours)   Animals RSPCA 0300 1234 999   Domestic Violence National Domestic Abuse Helpline 0808 2000 247 (Free 24 Hours) Victim Support…

Calling all Young People, Parents and Professionals!

Published 08 April 2020

Our Youth Workers need your help  We want to make sure that any work we do with young people is relevant. To help our youth workers do you have a couple of minutes to complete a short questionnaire ? Your answers will help them develop and…

World Autism Awareness Week | 30 March to 5 April

Published 31 March 2020

It’s World Autism Awareness Week! 30 March to 5 April. Here are some resources to help widen the understanding of Autism and the support available. Don't forget to like the Local Offer on Facebook.   Information and Buckinghamshire Support The Autism Toolbox This "Toolbox" brings…

Report from The Shout Out for SEND (Young People's Conference)

Published 05 March 2020

A report taking a look at what happened and what was learned at the first Shout Out for SEND conference for young people. The conference took place on 7 November 2019 at Adams Park in High Wycombe. The Shout Out for SEND conference was aimed…