Parent carer workshop on advice and tips on transferring from DLA to PIP

Advice and tips on transferring from DLA to PIP

27 April 2022

Join us for a two hour online workshop just for parent carers in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough on advice and tips for when its time to transfer to PIP We will be joined by Anjela Jones from Cambridgeshire County Council Welfare Benefits to get advice and tips on completing the forms when its time to transfer […]

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Post 16 – the 5 day offer and social care transition

28 April 2022

Does your child have SEN? What happens post 16? Find out about Peterborough City Councils 5 Day Offer Join us to hear from Elizabeth Sullivan, SEN Lead Post 16/Preparation for Adulthood at Peterborough City Council and Liz Jones, Lead Practitioner, 0-25 Transitions Team. Find out about the councils 5 day offer and how you can […]

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Online carer workshop on welfare benefits

Welfare benefits overview

6 May 2022

Join us for an online talk from Anjela Jones, Welfare Benefits Advice Team Manager, Cambridgeshire County Council. She will be giving an overview of benefits for carers and the people they support with the chance to ask individual questions. Click here to book your place Or call 0345 241 0954 or email [email protected] For more […]

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Parent Carer Workshop on travel training

Parent carer online workshop

16 May 2022

Travel Training for young people aged 16 plus with SEN and their carers, to gain confidence and independence into adulthood. National star provide a free, 1-1 personalised travel training service to promote independent access to school or college. Travel training builds confidence and teaches other life long, transferrable skills such as road safety, personal safety […]

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Improving support for young carers at key points of transition

17 May 2022

Do you want to improve the support available for young carers, young adults carers and their families? You can join an Young Carers Alliance research, policy and practice forum on ‘Improving support for young carers at key points of transition’. The Young Carers Alliance is a growing network of organisations and individuals committed to changing the negative […]

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Parent carers workshop on Universal Credit

Parent carer online workshop

27 May 2022

Join Anjela Jones from Cambridgeshire County Council’s welfare benefits team to find out: – how Universal Credit is claimed – which young people with SEN can claim Universal Credit – what people have to do to keep getting Universal Credit. There will be an opportunity for Q&A with Anjela after the presentation. Click here for […]

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Parent Carer Hub at Arthur Rank Hospice cafe

Parent carer hub

28 June 2022

Are you caring for a teenager or young adult with complex needs? Come along to our face-to-face hub for parent carers and young people who are approaching adult service, advice, support and peer support for parent carers.  We will be meeting in the Arthur Rank Hospice cafe. Click here to book your place. Or contact […]

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World Mental Health Day 2022 – Young carers and parental mental illness

8 August 2022

Come and join the Young Carers Alliance, Caring Together and Our Time for a young carers research, practice and policy forum looking at the specific challenges faced by children who support parents with a mental health difficulty. Presentations will look at the individual impact of supporting a parent with a mental health difficulty as well […]

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Young carers research, policy and practice forum – young carers and health

30 August 2022

Join the Young Carers Alliance for a young carers research, policy and practice forum to discuss issues for young/young adult carers around their own health and wellbeing and improving identification by health settings. The forum will be examining what needs to be done to improve identification of young carers by health organisations. This forum gives […]

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Young carers research, policy and practice forum – Improving the health and wellbeing of young carers through sport

30 August 2022

Join the Young Carers Alliance and the Carers UK Carers Active project to hear about how sport and keeping active are helping to improve the health and wellbeing of young carers and young adult carers. This forum will give you the opportunity to: Learn about the impacts that caring has on the physical and mental […]

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