There are about 9000 children and young people in Bristol with special educational needs or a disability (SEND).

Organisations across Bristol’s Children and Families Partnership are currently working together to help ensure these children and young people achieve the outcomes set out in the Children, Young People and Families Strategy.

Date/Time: 
Thursday, 20 July, 2017 -
10:00 to 12:00
Social Metrics Commission poverty report
5 August, 2019

 

The Social Metrics Commission has launched its latest report highlighting the scale of tackling poverty across the UK.

The report reveals that 4.5 million people are more than 50% below the poverty line, and 7 million people are living in persistent poverty.

One Bristol Curriculum
31 July, 2019

 

A new city-wide curriculum for schools, the One Bristol Curriculum, will be created to highlight Bristol’s BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic) history and the achievements of local people from BAME backgrounds. It will also tie into the One City Plan.

16-24-year-olds volunteering survey
29 July, 2019

 

A new survey from the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) has revealed that those aged 16-24 are more likely to do something for charity than to watch Love Island or other major television programmes.

Funding for Children and Young People projects
18 July, 2019

 

Bristol has a large network of people and organisations working in the children and young people (CYP) sector, but applying for funding can present challenges for everyone.

 

Summer Arts 'Creative Flow Camp' for children

We have designed an Art & Nature Summer Camp for children at the Helios Medical Centre.

Our classes will explore different creative mediums such as:

- Wet on wet water-colour paintings

- Make nature inspired sketch books

- Insect craft making

- STEAM activities including LED's and wearable crafts

- Collage & mixed media

- Pastel nature drawing

Date/Time: 
Wednesday, 24 July, 2019 - 09:30 to Wednesday, 7 August, 2019 - 13:00
8 May, 2019

 

A new Youth Charter will be developed to set out a vision for young people over the next generation and beyond.

The announcement was made last month by Mims Davies, Minister for Sport and Civil Society.

It is hoped it will help address the recent decline in the number of people taking up youth work training and give youth workers the skills they need to best support young people.

30 April, 2019

 

Bristol Safeguarding Boards are changing the way that they are organised and operate, moving from four multi-agency boards to a single partnership board.

The four existing boards include Bristol Safeguarding Adults Board, Bristol Safeguarding Children Board and the Children and Families Partnership.

25 February, 2019

Bristol Safeguarding Children Board will be holding a CSG Masterclass for those nominated as CSG champions on 16 April. Nominations need to be received by 28 February.

Once the list of champions has been received, the board will finalise its list in order to ensure good representation across the service.

To submit your nomination, email Kerry Williams at: bscb@bristol.gcsx.gov.uk or call: 01173521761

This free event, with lunch provided, is part of the Youth Sector Support Fund (YSSF) work carried out by Voscur, Quartet Community Foundation and Bristol City Council. The YSSF helps youth-focused organisations from the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector reach more young people and be more sustainable.

Date/Time: 
Thursday, 21 March, 2019 -
10:00 to 16:00

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