published on: 04 January 2018 The BBC has launched its own site for children called Own It. It is aimed at 9-12 year olds and is designed to help children get the most of their time online.
published on: 04 January 2018 Scope, Britain's leading pan-disability charity, are looking for disabled people and parents of disabled children living in England and Wales to take part in a new five year life opportunities study.
published on: 03 January 2018 Ofsted publish a blog which looks at the way Ofsted inspects education, from early years to schools and the further education and skills sector.
published on: 03 January 2018 To mark World Suicide Prevention Day PAPYRUS are launching a year-long campaign to Save The #ClassOf2018.
published on: 03 January 2018 The Children's Rights Alliance for England (CRAE), a national pressure group which makes sure the government is upholding their obligations to protect the rights of children and young people, has p...
published on: 20 December 2017 Read the December bulletin from Families Apart - a project run by Welcare supporting Kingston children, young people and parent/carers with a parent or close relative in prison.
published on: 13 December 2017 Scope, Britain's leading pan-disability organisation, have launched a campaign with Virgin Media to support more disabled people to get into and stay in work.
published on: 12 December 2017 The Children in Care Council (CiCC) is a group of young people who have all experienced care. They have launched a Crowdfunding project to help make a young person’s residence feel more like a home.
published on: 12 December 2017 Notes and comments from a public meeting to discuss the update on AfC's Review of Education Provision for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities in Kingston and Richmond.
published on: 06 December 2017 A consultation for children, young people, parents and families has been launched by the Government to gain feedback about their new proposals for improving children and young people's mental health.
published on: 05 December 2017 The Government has announced a package of support worth nearly £45 million to provide additional help for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)
published on: 04 December 2017 Local schools across Richmond and Kingston are looking for skilled communicators interested in becoming Governing Body Clerks.
published on: 30 November 2017 Are you struggling to find the means to take a holiday this year or to buy some disability-related equipment? KCIL funds two schemes that might be able to help.
published on: 21 November 2017 In 2017, Kingston Centre for Independent Living (KCIL) collaborated with disabled people and those working with the disability community to collect stories regarding disability rights in the borough.
published on: 21 November 2017 An information sheet for parents in the run-up to Christmas.
published on: 20 November 2017 The search is now on to inspire the UK’s next generation of cyber security specialists as the Government’s extracurricular training programme Cyber Discovery opens its doors.
published on: 14 November 2017 SEND Family Voices steering group members (Sam and Penny) met up with Ed Davey MP for Kingston and Surbiton and Martin Jackaman from the Changing Places Toilets campaign group at Portcullis House i...
published on: 31 October 2017 Robert Goodwill, Minister of State for Children and Families, has announced plans to launch the single route of redress national trial in March 2018.
published on: 30 October 2017 The Civil Service 'Diversity and Inclusion Strategy' outlines a range of ambitious proposals to achieve this aim.
published on: 27 October 2017 Latest newsletter from the LSCB this edition highlights good practice in relation to one of the sporting facilities in Richmond, as an example of how an agency is putting safeguarding children into...
published on: 25 October 2017 Transport for London (TfL) have revised their guidance for drivers in relation to wheelchair users.
published on: 29 September 2017 Private Fostering is when a child under the age of 16 years (under 18 if they are disabled) is cared for by someone who is not their parent or a close relative, for 28 days or more.
published on: 21 September 2017 Kingston is reviewing its transition protocol.
published on: 19 September 2017 Express have launched a low-cost counselling service to parents and carers of children with autism and additional needs.
published on: 12 September 2017 The Secret Life of Us campaign brings to life the realities of the challenges disabled children, young people and their families face in living a life many of us take for granted.
published on: 09 August 2017 AfC’s community health services delivered at Moor Lane, Dysart School and Bedelsford School were recently inspected by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
published on: 09 August 2017 This exciting programme offers hands-on filmmaking courses, aimed at developing your knowledge and skills and encouraging your special interests.
published on: 06 July 2017 From Monday 17th July 2017, all referrals for the Social Care Occupational Therapist for Richmond and Kingston children of all ages will come through the same referral process.
published on: 04 July 2017 TAG Youth Club have released a great new video about their weekly youth clubs.
published on: 15 June 2017 Over the recent months we have undertaken a review of education provision for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities in RBK and LBR.