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Ordinarily Available Provision Launch Sessions

Published 07 January 2020

Ordinarily Available Provision launch sessions are being held in Aylesbury, Amersham and Wycombe for schools and their staff. Parent champions will also be there to help launch the event. These free sessions are open to all Buckinghamshire schools focusing on the identification and supporting children with special educational…

Festive warning: Don’t get involved with a loan shark – yule regret it!

Published 13 December 2019

The England Illegal Money Lending Team (IMLT) are warning people not to turn to loan sharks to cover the cost of Christmas. These unlicensed lenders charge extortionate amounts of interest and have been known to use threatening language, intimidation and even violence when demanding payments…

Childminding | A rewarding and flexible career choice

Published 13 December 2019

If you love children and want to give them the best start, would like to have a rewarding career, then being a registered childminder might be the profession for you. What training do I need? Ofsted requires that you complete training which helps you to…

Get your free flu jab

Published 12 December 2019

Did you know that all pregnant women are entitled to a free flu vaccine? Even normally fit and healthy people can be struck down with the flu so it’s always worth taking action to protect yourself if you can. Symptoms of the flu include a…

Protect your family from Flu this winter

Published 12 December 2019

All primary school-aged children are offered free flu immunisation and it’s the best way to protect your whole family from illness this winter. Children from Reception all the way up to Year 6 are offered a simple nasal spray at school as part of a…

Whole School SEND CPD events by NASEN (London and the South East)

Published 19 November 2019

Free whole School SEND CPD (Continuing Professional Development) events taking place across the region for schools and staff. Run by NASEN (The National Association for Special Educational Needs). Distributive Leadership A whole School SEND CPD Event for SENCOs, Head Teachers, Governors and Senior Leaders. This conference…

Advisory Sessions for ASD, Language and Cognition and Learning

Published 15 November 2019

The Integrated SEND Service has opened up access for schools to receive early help, advice, support and strategies for meeting the needs of pupils with SEND from the STS ASD team, Language team and Cognition and Learning team. This service is offered free to all…

Have your say on the future Buckinghamshire Council

Published 04 November 2019

Your council, your services, your views - have your say on the future Buckinghamshire Council. As the launch of the new Buckinghamshire Council approaches, people are being asked for their views on the priorities and budget for the new council for its first financial year.…

The New Family Support Service has launched

Published 02 September 2019

A new Family Support Service offering wide-ranging advice, help and information to Buckinghamshire families has been launched today by the County Council. The new Buckinghamshire Family Support Service will offer support, services and activities for local families from a network of 16 new family centres, spread…