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12 January 2022

Important information about direct payments (SEND)

The current direct payments policy enables some flexibility when a child’s short break provision availability is affected.

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14 December 2021

Restorative Practice job opportunities

As part of Devon Children’s Services Restorative Approach, we are recruiting to a number of roles to support practitioners with expertise in relational and restorative practice.

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7 December 2021

Holiday Activity and Food programme this Christmas

Children who receive benefits-related free school meals and their families can take part in our HAF scheme for free over the Christmas break

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7 December 2021

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Want to know more about Special Educational Needs and Disabilities services in Devon? Sign up for our roundup of important news and updates

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25 November 2021

Devon’s Children’s Service announces name of new SEND model, chosen by you!

The new model aims to ensure that every child or young person gets the support they and their families need and achieve their best in life.

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24 November 2021

New partnership brings new free school a step closer

The innovative partnership will deliver a special school providing 120 places for children aged from 5 to 16

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16 September 2021

Small Grants scheme

We are pleased to announce that the small grants scheme is now open and inviting applications.

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15 September 2021

Help pick the name for our new SEND model

Devon County Council need your help to pick a name for the new multi-agency SEND model. 

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7 September 2021

Devon’s Short Breaks project relaunches

Work to improve future short breaks for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities has started again – and the team want to know your thoughts!