Families with disabled children and young people aged 0-19 in Sheffield can now apply for the Short Break Grant – a one-off grant payment of up to £400 per family.
How will you keep the kids entertained for six long weeks? We’ve compiled a list of disability-friendly clubs and events that are taking place in Sheffield over the summer.
We met with Councillor Jackie Drayton to discuss parents’ concerns about the £540 charge for post-16 SEN transport, which is due to be brought in from September.
Sheffield City Council has decided to charge students using post-16 SEN transport an annual contribution of £540. We invited officers from the transport service to a parents’ meeting to discuss the charge.
We have just published two new guides for parents. One focuses on SEN Support in mainstream schools, the other guides parents through their child’s transition from children’s to adult services.