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Review of Essex SENDIASS – November 2020

October 30, 2020

Every local authority has a SEND Information, Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS).  This service provides confidential and impartial information, advice … Read more

Short Breaks for Children and Young People with SEND Survey

September 28, 2020

Essex County Council is putting together a new commissioning strategy for services for children and young people with disabilities. To … Read more

Multi Schools Council – NEW Podcast!

April 17, 2020

The Multi Schools Council was started to help break down perceptions towards SEND and mental health in schools and the … Read more

Essex’s Written Statement of Action

April 16, 2020

From 30 September to 4 October 2019, Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) visited Essex to inspect how effectively … Read more

Small Great Things – Shenfield St Mary’s C of E Primary School

January 29, 2020

Small Great Things (SGT) is a child-led initiative supported by adults in school settings. It encourages and celebrates small acts … Read more

Meaningful Lives Matter – for people with a learning disability and/or autism

January 15, 2020

Meaningful Lives Matter has been set up by Adult Social Care teams at Essex County Council to improve the lives … Read more

Ofsted/CQC SEND Inspection – Report

December 23, 2019

From 30 September to 4 October 2019, Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) visited Essex to inspect how effectively … Read more

Tesco – Help for Hidden Disabilities

December 9, 2019

Tesco customers with ‘hidden’ conditions such as autism, diabetes, hearing loss or multiple sclerosis often need a little extra help … Read more

Introducing the new Essex County Council SEND Teams

November 8, 2019

We know lots of people have been keen to hear about the new ways in which the Essex County Council … Read more

Small Great Things – St. George’s Primary School

June 18, 2019

We spent a lovely afternoon with the Small Great Things (SGT) champions at St. George’s Primary School in Colchester. The … Read more