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FISH and SENDIASS bulletin

You can view the latest bulletin below:

FISH and SENDIASS Bulletin 14 September 2018 (pdf 216kb opens in new window)

LOOK AHEAD Newsletter

You can view the latest newsletter below:

LOOK AHEAD newsletter June 2018 (pdf 3,829kb opens in new window)

For information about LOOK AHEAD and to register with the service, please visit the LOOK AHEAD page or contact the SENDIASS team via the FISH helpline:


Tel: (01482) 396469


View information about SENDIASS

Autism Jigsaw news

 Autism Awareness Courses 

Seminars are open to all parents and professional/practitioners.
Courses are for those parents whose child has a diagnosis. Please note that it is expected that parents attend the first course - Exploring Autism Course.

For information on the Autism courses/seminars:

 Contact Technical Support Officers Sally-Ann Pindar or Mike Peterson on:

Tel: (01482) 392254


Booking form for ASC seminars (word 75 kb, opens in new window)

Understanding Autism Seminar

The seminar is open to families and practitioners who would like to know more about Autism Spectrum Conditions, including;
    What is Autism?
    How Autism affects social communication
    How sensory differences can affect a person with Autism
    Strategies to support people with Autism.

Dates: Thursday 4 October 2018
Times: 10 am to 2.30pm
Tea and coffee will be available but please bring a packed lunch.
Cost: Free
Venue: Marshlands Children’s Centre, Hall Road, Goole, DN14 5UE

East Yorkshire Parent Carer Forum Logo EYPCF

East Yorkshire Parent Carer Forum (EYPCF)

Tel: (01262) 678283
Tel: 078183676941

View information about EYPCF

Please contact EYPCF to book your place on the workshops or coffee mornings.

Disability Living Allowance (DLA) and Personal Independence Payment (PIP) workshop delivered by Karen Askham from SEND Karma!
Venue: Marshlands Children’s Centre, Hall Road , Goole, DN14 5UE
Date: Thursday 20 September 2018
Time: 10am to 2pm.

Coffee Morning - Jonathan Connell from EHaSH has kindly agreed to come along to talk through the role of the Early Help and Safeguarding Hub (EHaSH) and respond to your questions.
Date: Tuesday 16 October 2018
Time: 10am to 12pm and will be followed with the EYPCF annual general meeting.
Venue: Lairgate Hotel, Lairgate, Beverley, HU17 8EP

Coffee morning - Prevention and Education Team, Youth and Family Support
Date: Thursday 11 October 2018
Time:  10am to 12pm
Venue: Market Weighton - to be confirmed

In response to feedback from parents and carers, EYPCF will be putting on a workshop early in the autumn term to look at how information, evidence and assessments are gathered to help determine a child or young person’s special educational need and/or disability. The workshop will be very practical and interactive. 

SEND information workshops
·    Tuesday 6 November 2018 – Bell Hotel, Driffield, YO25 6AN
·    Tuesday 15 January 2019 – Tickton Grange, Tickton, HU17 9SH
·    Wednesday 13 March 2019 – Grange Park Hotel, Willerby, HU10 6EA
·    Thursday 25 April 2019 – Lowther Hotel, Goole, DN14 5QW
·    Wednesday 15 May 2019 – Guys Café, Patrington Haven HU12 0PT
·    Tuesday 13 June 2019 – KP Resort, Kilnwick Percy, Pocklington, YO42 1UF

All workshops:
Time: 10am to 2pm
Cost:  FREE
Please contact EYPCF to book your place on the workshops or coffee mornings.

Tel: (01262) 678283
Tel: 078183676941

Single Route of Redress – National Trial - Extending Powers of the First-tier Tribunal ( SEND) - From 3 April 2018

The Government are extending the powers of the First-tier Tribunal (SEND), sometimes referred to as the ‘SEND Tribunal’, to make non-binding recommendations about the health and social care aspects of Education, Health and Care (EHC) plans as part of a two-year trial. The trial will apply to decisions made or EHC plans issued/amended from 3 April 2018

For more information visit the Education, Health and Care Plan page of the Local Offer under the question 'What can I do if I disagree with the decisions made about any aspect of the Education, Health and/or Social Care provision?'

Page last updated: Friday, 14 September 2018