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CEPC Voice Steering Group Minutes Tuesday 17th April 2012 10.00am-12.00pm New Life Church, West Street, Congleton CW12 4EW subject notes action Jane Woodsford (Chair) JW Jeanette Jenkins (Treasurer) JJ Nicola Bartzis (Secretary) NB Jo Dutton, Parent JD Liz Fickling, Parent LF Lisa Foster,Parent LFo Anne Sadler,Parent AS Present Claire Skinner,Parent CS Sukita Taylor,Parent ST Nasar Riaz, CE Leisure Development Services NR Lisa Tydd, Disabled Childrens Database LT Liz Warham,Parent Partnership LW Jane Wyatt,ChAPS JWy Vicki Booth, Parent Derek Amson, Parent Apologies Monica McCabe, Parent Partnership Rose Heesom, Cheshire Dyslexia Assn Lorraine Standring, Parent Agreed and accepted by those present. Last minutes Proposed by LW, seconded by CS No matters arising The offer from Chris Williams to meet with JJ and JW to look into setting up a meeting Transport parents about school transport still stands And survey of current use ? ask Lorraine Butcher to sign up to EDCM All schools should publish a Public Service Charter SEND Equality Duty Document ? find out how to get pieces into the LA Schools Bulletin th To be held 28 May at Chimney House Hotel Sandbach. Speakers Joe Whittaker from Alliance for Inclusive Education, Richard Copson from Pannone solicitors Inclusion conference To be discussed at next working party meeting and Kathryn Runswick-Cole from MMU and Geraldine Hills from Inclusive Choice Consultancy. Pannone have also offered to do 3 or 4 free clinics a year st Monday 1 October, theme will be transition and implementing recommendations from the SEN Green Paper Autumn Conference JW, AS subgroup to meet to discuss Speakers Pam Davies from CECouncil and Rosa Monkton, SN campaigner Venue Chimney House hotel Action Plan Not discussed Fundraising and Not discussed auditing of accounts Newsletter Not discussed Twitter Account Not discussed Parent Partnership are looking to have a NR to suggest activity for sponsorship family info day and invite input from Voice. It will be on a weekday 10-2 for parent/carers AOB NR informed us that CE Leisure will be running a Paralympics themed fun day on th July 7 2012 at Congleton Leisure centre and asked Voice to have a stall there. JW suggested we sponsor an activity and NR agreed this would be a good idea Support and Share website is in the process of being handed to Voice to run, th including the transfer of funds to run it JW and NB to attend training 18 May amounting to approx. £4,500 LT told the meeting that Cheshire Carers th Centre’s next coffee morning is Mon 14 May, Brierely Centre Crewe JWy reported that ChAPS Fun Day is Sun th 24 June Cuddington and Sandiway Village Hall, CEPCVoice gazebo to be used th LW said Parent/carer forums are wed 17 May Municipal Buildings Crewe and wed rd 23 May Macclesfield Heritage centre, both 10-12.30 and the topic is getting early and timely help JW reported that we are members of CELink and they have a subgroup for JW, NB to attend th autism meeting 25 April AS reported that she had been shocked when school tried to reduce support via a first Annual Review and recommended that parents be made aware that they can submit their own notes and have them taken into account alongside the headteacher’s AR5 report. LW said that Parent Partnership are able to provide notetakers for this purpose. CS informed the group that she had been able to use a One Page Profile during a recent trip to A&E and it was very successful. These are from the Family Footprints training/website th Tuesday 8 May, 10-12noon, New Life Date of next meeting Church, Congleton
"Minutes th April Cheshire East Parents and Carers Voice"