Planning for Great Lives For Young People with SEND Event
Preparing for Adulthood are hosting a free two-day event for the West Midlands at Carrs Lane Conference Centre, Carrs Lane, Birmingham, B4 7SX. Each day will start at 9.30 and finish at 16.30. The aims for each day are set out below. The content for day one and day two is linked so please attend both days, if possible.
PACC understands that it is often difficult for parent carers to travel out of area to events like these but as this event is open to parent carers we wanted to share this information for those of you who might be able to attend. PACC will also be attending both days and will share key information any resources made available.
Day one: Planning for positive life outcomes for young people with SEND
To increase understanding about planning for life outcomes and preparation for employment and how this can be reflected in Education Health and Care Plans
To develop awareness of the importance of writing positive, SMART outcomes (Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant and Time-bound)
To increase confidence in writing SMART outcomes
To raise awareness of the Mental Capacity Act and its importance from age 16
To introduce key concepts and dispel myths about employment and benefits
Day 2: Making Preparing for Adulthood reviews work for young people
To consider what a good person centred, Preparing for Adulthood review would look like
To identify activities that are needed to support the review process
To improve preparation and practice for, and in, reviews
To increase understanding of study programmes
To further improve outcome writing
To learn about the benefits of supported internships and inclusive apprenticeships from people involved in them.
For more information please call 01225 789135 or email Carol.firstname.lastname@example.org
Or to book onto the event register on Eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/planning-for-great-lives-with-young-people-with-send-tickets-50064211404< Back to News List