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Practitioner Newsletters

As Practitioners supporting children, young people and their families within Gloucestershire, we want to make sure that you are kept up to date with the latest news, changes and developments, not just from Gloucestershire County Council but from a whole range of services and organisations.  One way…

Preparing For Adulthood

Growing up and becoming an adult is known as Preparing for Adulthood or PfA for short.  There are 4 areas of PfA which are improtant for everyone growing up.  These are: Education, training and employment  Independent living Having friends and being part of your community…

Primary schools - access to early help and advice

Schools can be a good starting point if parents, carers or families are concerned about their child.  The information below has been composed by Gloucestershire primary schools for you. Most primary schools and their partners would be able to offer you direct support, advice or information on where…

Priority Service Register

Many people don't realise that each utility provider has a Priority Service Register. If you are a vulnerable person, perhaps due to illness, disability or age, or if you care for a vulnerable person, you can sign up for free to the Priority Service Registers…

Pupil Premium

Pupil Premium is an extra sum of money paid directly to schools to help disadvantaged children fulfill their potential.  Pupil Premium also supports children whose parents are in the regular armed forces. To find out more about pupil premium click here

Ready, Steady Go Programme

In healthcare, we use the word transition to describe the process of preparing, planning and moving from children's to adult services. We understand that moving away from a team of professionals that you have been with for many years can be scary but hopefully, by getting…

Registering Plans and Assessments

The local authority, together with partners such as Education, Health and the voluntary and community sectors, must work together to provide a cohesive Early Help offer to support children, young people and their families.  This relies on agencies communicating regularly with one another as we cannot know the extent to which…

Registration Instructions for Practitioners

Registering as user of the Glosfamilies Directory website will enable you to manage your own record/s on the website whenever it is convenient for you, and keep your information up to date.  You will also be able to access confidential or sensitive information that is…

Requesting a EHC Needs Assessment

The Local Authority recommends that anyone wishing to mae a request for an EHC needs assessment for a child/young person, follows the graduated pathway process.  An Education, Health and Care Plan is a statutory plan that has replaced a Statement of SEN.  An EHC Plan…
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