Round Table Discussion

Paul recently attended a HealthInvestor roundtable meeting with other healthcare professionals, the main topic for discussion being;¬† “Can the choice agenda put forward by the Coalition reshape the UK Healthcare as we know it”? With the introduction of the concept of choice to Healthcare policies, the Coalition are hoping that informed consumers will be able […]

Too early for transition?

Did you know? On your child’s 18th birthday, he/she will transfer directly to adult services and the services you access i.e. respite, may not continue over? ¬†Transition can be brutal, and it doesn’t just start from 16/17 years old… the processes can take time and, as we are sure you are aware, the fight for […]

Parent Prompt List

It is vitally important to look at as many options as possible when researching potential future options for your children after school has finished, whether this is moving on to a specialist college, supported living setting or residential placement. Being prepared is key! You must look at all available services in your local area first […]

Transition Options

What comes next after education? “Transition” can be such a daunting and fear-provoking concept, which all too often is a major challenge worry for parents. For children of 15-16 years old who are settled into a school routine, the idea of moving them onto further education elsewhere at 19 may seem too far away to […]

KITM – Fantastic Event!

Last Thursday we went to the Kidz in the Middle event at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry and was blown away by the amount of information & services that were on offer from a wide variety of sources. We had many, many conversations during the day, with just over 2,000 visitors who came through the […]