ESPCF Newsletters

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Published on 31 March 2023

Have a read of our bumper spring 2023 edition, which includes:

  • a summary of our parent carer sessions with CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services)
  • our report on the new upcoming NHS keyworker service for children with complex mental health needs
  • what to expect and how families can share their views during an Ofsted & CQC area SEND inspection
  • a statement from the local authority about diagnosing dyslexia
  • news about our new drop-in sessions
  • and more…
Published on 24 November 2022
Loads of updates and information to share in our autumn winter newsletter, including:
  • our statement on the new East Sussex SEND strategy for 2022-25
  • parent carer feedback on short breaks and respite
  • how to attend our focus group on adult social care
  • all the work happening to support families with children and young people with neurodevelopmental conditions such as ADHD, autism, foetal alcohol spectrum disorder, learning disabilities, tics and Tourette Syndrome, and others
  • new guidance on emotionally based school avoidance

We also share information on where to get help with the cost-of-living crisis, mental health support, feedback from our recent sleep sessions, and plenty more.

Do have a read – it’s the best way to keep in touch with our work.

Published on 17 July 2022
A packed edition, including important updates on:
  • what you told the local authority and NHS at our recent events about changes needed in special educational needs and disabilities services in East Sussex
  • positive news about home to school transport as a result of parent carer input
  • short breaks in East Sussex – help us find out what families need
  • June 2022 temperature check results
  • our visit to the new child development centre in Bexhill
  • initial findings from survey on what works/doesn’t work in terms of support for families with children on the neurodevelopmental pathway 

And more, so delve in!