Amaze offer a chance to find out more about Education, Health and Care Plans (EHCPs) in 2 sessions around East Sussex. Getting the best from your Education, Health and Care Plan. We’ll make sure you understand how it works and give lots of tips to help you get the right EHCP for your child. Suitable for anyone who wants to know more about EHCPs. There will be plenty of time for questions, and an opportunity to talk to the Independent Supporters about the way their free service can help families with all aspects of EHCPs. Remember that all statements must be transferred to an Education, Health, and Care, Plan (EHCP) by March 31st 2018. Two sessions will be held in The Hosting Hub, Bexhill on 8 February The Hive at St John's School, Seaford on 1 March
Primary Care and Learning Disability Health events
Do you have a young person with learning disabilities? Do you know what help you are entitled to from your GP and 'what happens next' when that young person leaves education? Did you know:
To be on the GP’s learning disability register so that reasonable adjustments can be made when attending the surgery and so that they will be invited for an Annual Health Check.
Annual Health Checks and Health Action Plans – the background to them and the rationale for them
Medication reviews including the campaign called STOMP – Stop Over Medicating People with learning disabilities
This FREE event presented by Erica Pope, Primary Care Learning Disability Health Liaison of the NHS Hastings and Rother CCG will inform parents and carers about this and more. Teresa Andrews from HARC will also give a talk about benefits. Refreshments and a light lunch will be provided.
This event will be run twice in February 2018 Hastings event at the Horntye Park Sports Complex on 6 February Eastbourne event at the Kings Centre on 13 February Please click the links for more details and booking on our eventbrite pages
If you are a parent or carer of a child or young person who may not be able to make decisions about their welfare and finances now or in the future, you will need to consider the best ways to protect them as they move to adulthood. Philip Warford, Lawyer and specialist in planning for the future of disabled & vulnerable people, will talk through who can make decisions on behalf of another person, the key principles of the Mental Capacity Act 2005, Powers of Attorney and how the Court of Protection might help.
This is second part of the event on Wills and Trusts hosted by ESPaCC in September 2017. To book a place please visit our Eventbrite page
Events coming this year!
Keep watching for details on the following events! • The Care Act • PA recruitment • Health • SEND law
Children and Families Act 2014 (click on the link above) Each of the sections in this short course will open up in a new window. Please click on the box to open it, and then on any links or materials you see. Materials will normally open in a new window. If you are having trouble accessing these, please ensure that you turn off pop-up blockers in your browser, or that you add this site to your 'Trusted' sites so that the content can be displayed correctly.
East Sussex Parenting Partnership (ESPP), a multi-agency group of professionals and community partners which coordinates the offer of parenting programmes across East Sussex. Parenting programmes are available for parents and carers of children and young people aged 0 to 19, who are resident in East Sussex.
PLEASE NOTE THAT ESPaCC COURSES AND EVENTS ARE FOR ALL PARENTS AND CARERS OF CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE AGED 0-25, WHO ARE RESIDENT IN, OR ATTEND A SCHOOL OR COLLEGE IN, EAST SUSSEX.