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Suffolk Parent Carer Network (SPCN) - Training and Events 2020 | Community Directory

Suffolk Parent Carer Network (SPCN) - Training and Events 2020

A series of Training, Events and Mental Health Conferences this year for parents, carers and professionals.

Please use the links on each flyer to register - hurry as places are booked fast!

Parent Representative Information & Training Days

We are holding an information and training session for parents and carers across Suffolk who would like to find out more about how they could be involved with SPCN and use their experiences and voices to improve services for children, young people and families in Suffolk.

Wednesday 25th March, Kesgrave
Thursday 14th May, Lowestoft
Wednesday 30th September, Elmswell

See the flyer for more information and to book.

SEN Support & EHCPs Training Days

SPCN are excited to welcome back Bren Prendergast (Sen-help.org.uk) to, once again, run our popular training days about Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Support including Education, Health and Care Plans.

Places are free for SPCN members who are parents/carers/guardians/other family members. We require a £10 deposit to secure your place which is refundable at the end of the day you attend.

Professionals are also welcome to attend our Training Days and tickets are £25.00 per person including lunch and refreshment.

Thursday 17th September, Kesgrave
Wednesday 21st October, Lowestoft
Tuesday 3rd November, Elmswell

See the flyer for more information and to book

Appealing EHC Needs Assessments, EHC Plans & Mediation Training Days

SPCN are very pleased to welcome back Bren Prendergast (Sen-help.org.uk) to run a new training day for us. This practical training day covers appeals for Education, Health and Care Plans, the mediation process and the national trial of appealing health and social care provision in EHCPs.

Monday 27th April, Lowestoft
Friday 12 June, Elmswell
Wednesday 2nd December, Kesgrave

See the flyer for more information and to book.

School Transport & Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Training Days

This practical training day covers the legislation for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities in relation to school transport. Places are free for SPCN members who are parents/carers/guardians/other family members and you get one free ticket per member. We require a £10 deposit to secure your place which is refundable at the end of the day you attend.

Tuesday 21st April, Elmswell
Wednesday 22nd April, Lowestoft

See the flyer for more information and to book.