Welcome to In Contact West Midlands, September 2018
(from Contact for Families with Disabled Children)
It’s that time of year when parents are getting ready for the new school year. Welcome to our September 2018 e bulletin which has a back to school focus. Are you having trouble with school or college transport? Read about a new school transport ruling which has fired a warning shot across the bows of local authorities, and come along to our free workshop to learn more about the rights of disabled children and young people to get transport.
We also look at the Ombudsman ruling which says excluding special needs children from school may be discriminatory. And we have a bumper listing of clubs and classes for special needs children.
Dear Friend, Update on Healthwatch Sandwell contract You may be aware that the Healthwatch Sandwell contract was coming up for renewal and the current contract expires on 31st March 2019. The present contract has been delivered by Healthwatch Sandwell CIC since its inception in April 2013...