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Short Breaks Consultation – Summary of Questions raised

Published on: 15th March 2017 by Terri Walsh

Short Breaks Consultation with WBC @ REACH Wokingham AGM on 8th March 2017 Present for WBC Paul Feven (Interim Head of strategic commissioning) Nicky Hale (Interim Service Manager, Corporate Parenting & Learning Disabilities & Difficulties) Vanessa Pugh (Interim Strategic Review Lead) Charlotte Haitham-Taylor (Executive Member for Children’s Services)   At the REACH AGM last Wednesday 8th […]
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Further resources on Transition from Children’s to Adult Services

Published on: 27th February 2017 by Terri Walsh

Following our Transition from Children’s to Adult Services event on Saturday 25th February 2o17 here are the copies of the presentations: Lynn Lee, Wokingham Borough Council SEN Senior Officer Post 16 Lead: Transition process Josh Hancock, Optalis, Transition Team Leader: Transition Sue Gunn, St Piers College: Points to consider when choosing a school/college (copy available […]
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Dingley Children’s Centre & Hydrotherapy Pool Survey Results

Published on: 10th February 2017 by Terri Walsh

REACH Wokingham, Reading Families Forum and West Berkshire Parent Carer Forum have presented the results of the Dingley Children’s Centre & Hydrotherapy Pool Survey to the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust. The survey results can be found here: Dingley & Hydrotherapy Survey Results We have received the following message from Mary Sherry, the RBFT Deputy […]
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Wokingham Borough Council Proposal to Short Breaks

Published on: 8th February 2017 by Terri Walsh

Wokingham Borough Council are proposing some changes to the way that Short Breaks are managed and funded. They are inviting parents to take part in a consultation about this on Wednesday 8th March, 10 am – 12.00 noon at the Crescent Centre Earley. It is important that as many parents as possible attend to give their views, either if you […]
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Changes at the Royal Berkshire Hospital for children with disabilities – What do you think?

Published on: 17th January 2017 by Terri Walsh

There are 2 things happening at the Royal Berkshire Hospital which affect children with disabilities: The hospital hydrotherapy pool is due to close on 31st March  Dingley Children’s Centre in Craven Road has to move out by June this year because the Berkshire Health Foundation Trust has sold the site. What do you think? The […]
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