Young Peoples opportunities to have their voice heard and see positive change for the Wiltshire SEND community.
The following groups and organisations help to inform decisions about services based on the feedback they collect from service users.
The Wiltshire Parent Carer Council (WPCC) is an independent voluntary organisation representing parent carers of children and young people with SEND from 0-25 years.
It is managed and run by parent carers, for parent carers. They provide a consultation and participation service which enables parent carers to have a voice about the services and the support their children and family use.
The WPCC also provides the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Information Service, which provides a wealth of information as well as signposting to specialist services.
Read more at the Wiltshire Parent Carer Council website home page.
Unit 1 and 2 Pentagon House,
51/52 Castle Street,
Wiltshire BA14 8AU
Telephone: 01225 764 647
The Centre for Independent Living User Engagement Team works alongside people with lived experience of health and social care services to support, encourage, and enable them to have their say, ensuring that their voices are heard and that they are able to contribute and influence how services are shaped and developed in Wiltshire.
If you would like to get involved, or to find out more information about User Engagement, you can email them at email@example.com or call them on 0300 1233 442.
For more info check out the Wiltshire Centre for Independent Living (CIL): User Engagement web page.
Wiltshire Centre for Independent Living is an organisation managed by disabled people, for disabled people, and is committed to supporting them to achieve choice, control, and equal rights.
More information on the Wiltshire Centre For Independent Living website.
The aim of the local Healthwatch is to give citizens and communities in Wiltshire a stronger voice to influence and challenge how health and social care services are provided within their locality.
More information on the Healthwatch Wiltshire website.
Wiltshire Council is dedicated to using consultation and co-creation to produce a people-centered approach to make progress. To find out where Wiltshire SEND community members have been agents of change please read our continually updated summary.
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