Parent Advice Centre, 30 Greatorex Street .
The first meeting of SEND Parents Network took place on Thursday 11th October. The aim of the network is to bring together parents of children and young people with range of SEN and disabilities to improve parent participation across Tower Hamlets and City ensuring parent voice is heard. 22 parents attended the first session and following presentation on we discussed how best to be represented at strategic level across Education Health Social Care and Leisure and how to develop confidence in working in partnership with professionals. The next meeting of the network is Friday 9th November when we will be looking further at how best to influence decision makers and participate in planning and design of services. Husna - “ It was great to come today and meet other parents with similar issues” Chris - “I think together we can work to bring change for all our children in the services families use”