published on: 14 October 2020 This report was written by Healthwatch Kingston and Richmond in collaboration with Youth Out Loud! (YOL!), a group of young people aged 13-17.
Cllr Zain Abbas provides a message for Kingston's young people, outlining the part we can all play in preventing the spread of coronavirus.
published on: 07 October 2020
published on: 12 August 2020 The Wild Mind Project is a not-for-profit organisation that offers early intervention for young people living with, or susceptible to, stress, depression and anxiety.
published on: 20 July 2020 Richmond Council is delighted by the announcement by the Department for Education (DfE) that the education provider, The Beckmead Trust, will run the borough’s new special free school for children ...
published on: 20 July 2020 Kingston Council is delighted by the announcement by the Department for Education (DfE), today, that the education provider Ambitious about Autism Schools Trust will run the borough’s new special s...
Developing a multiagency framework for supporting Children and Young People with SEND and their families in Kingston and Richmond.
published on: 26 June 2020 Summary notes from an event that took place on March 11th with support from the Council for Disabled Children (CDC).
published on: 22 June 2020 Please see below Achieving for Children's letter to parents and carers from Charis Penfold (Director for Education Services) and Ian Dodds (Director of Children's Services) regarding the current ...
published on: 24 April 2020 Over the past few months the Skylarks team have often thought, “Wouldn’t it be great to have some characters showcasing just how amazing each and every single one of our members are?”
COVID-19 - Support for parents and carers of children with special educational needs, disabilities and complex health conditions
published on: 19 March 2020 I know that many families are worried about the COVID-19 coronavirus and the impact it will have on their children with special educational needs, disabilities and complex health conditions.
published on: 18 March 2020 Achieving for Children is currently working with both Councils and partners to look at the impact of the current public health situation on local SEND services and will be providing updates on ...
published on: 18 March 2020 Young people in Richmond upon Thames are being asked to take part in an online survey to help identify the gaps in support for health and wellbeing services locally.
published on: 18 March 2020 UPDATE: DUE TO THE CURRENT SITUATION THE RICHMOND PCF HAS TAKEN THE DECISION TO POSTPONE THIS LAUNCH EVENT
published on: 18 March 2020 Click here for COVID 19: latest information and advice
KIDS SENDIASS Richmond and Kingston continues offering services to families during the current situation
published on: 17 March 2020 KIDS SENDIASS Richmond and Kingston continues offering services to families during the current situation.
published on: 04 March 2020 The new Parent Carer Forum (PCF) is preparing to launch in Kingston, for families of children and young people with special educational needs and/or disability (SEND).
published on: 21 February 2020 A new initiative has launched where all Year 6 and Secondary School students in the borough will receive Travel Card holders to raise awareness of the importance of staying safe when out and about.
published on: 18 February 2020 The People Can Project will be a ground-breaking project with a focus on disabled and/or autistic people in partnership with Kingston Council and the Public Health team.
published on: 18 February 2020 From 14 April 2020, the car theory test will include 3 multiple-choice questions based on a short video you'll watch.
published on: 13 February 2020 If you're aged between 14-17 and are looking for a fun, challenging, exciting way to gain new skills, meet the Fire Cadets.
published on: 11 February 2020 Safer Internet Day 2020 will be celebrated globally on 11th February with the theme: Together for a better internet.
published on: 30 January 2020 Healthwatch Kingston is currently gathering views on health and social care services in Kingston which will inform our work and help us identify our priorities for the future.
published on: 17 January 2020 The Kingston SEND Parent Carer Forum Steering Committee (PCF-SC), on behalf of the wider Kingston SEND Parent Carer Forum (PCF), is seeking an ‘umbrella’ organisation which can support the communic...
published on: 14 January 2020 Update February: AfC will be publishing further information and progress on the LGSO review on this website here.
published on: 27 December 2019 Have you experienced problems with the way the AfCinfo and the SEND Local Offer website displays? These can be fixed by clearing your browser cache. Follow this link: https://clear-my-cache.
published on: 29 November 2019 Our Adult Social Care Service has recently awarded a new contract to an organisation called Community Catalysts.
published on: 15 November 2019 Ian Dodds, our Managing Director, has been appointed as the new joint Director of Children’s Services (DCS) for Kingston and Richmond Councils.
published on: 06 November 2019 The Sports Development Team developed RISE (Richmond upon Thames Inclusive Sport and Exercise) in 2008.
published on: 29 October 2019 Dramatize, a Theatre Company for individuals with learning disabilities, has successfully gained funding to expand into Richmond.
published on: 23 October 2019 CirKT Next Gen is on the look-out for talented musicians aged 13-18 in the Kingston and nearby areas to submit their interest in performing at this year’s Youth Takeover Day on Sunday 17th Novembe...
published on: 23 October 2019 Challengers are looking to reach out to families with children and young people living in the Kingston and Richmond Boroughs, who would be interested in attending Challengers Play and Youth Schemes.