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  • Updated information for the latest lockdown

    • January 13, 2021
    • Posted in:News

    Many children are being asked to carry on their learning at home again this term, so we have reviewed and updated our web information to support you. It’s based on…

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  • DiAS has two new Children and Young People’s Workers!

    • November 16, 2020
    • Posted in:News

    We recently welcomed Anna and Maria to the DiAS team where they’ll be taking on a new role as Children and Young People’s workers. Between them they have lots of…

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  • Demystifying SEND information sessions

    • November 5, 2020
    • Posted in:News

    FREE information sessions for parents and carers of children with SEND about how to find clear information and support. Some people know from birth that their child has a disability…

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  • Got a school meeting coming up? We can help!

    • November 3, 2020
    • Posted in:News

    DiAS has a new range of information and support materials to help you get the most out of meetings – including top tips, questions to ask, helpful advice from parents…

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  • Getting the most from your relationships with professionals

    • November 3, 2020
    • Posted in:News

    If you have a child with special educational needs or a disability (SEND), one thing is certain – you’ll be meeting and working with lots of professionals over the years….

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  • New top tips guide to virtual meetings

    • July 20, 2020
    • Posted in:News

    One of the many changes that’s happened over lockdown has been the rise of the virtual meeting! Many parents and professionals have dipped their toes in the water of the…

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  • DiAS support for young people

    • May 5, 2020
    • Posted in:News

    Are you a young person in Devon struggling a bit with what is happening at the moment? Did you know that DiAS direct supports young people as well as parents…

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  • Council for Disabled Children FAQs about coronavirus

    • March 31, 2020
    • Posted in:News

    The Council for Disabled Children (CDC) has launched two new email inboxes aimed to answer questions, collect resources and share information on Coronavirus and the impact on children and young…

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  • Open letter from Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Children and Families

    • March 25, 2020
    • Posted in:News

    We have been asked to share this open letter to parents, carers, children and young people with SEND from Vicky Ford, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Children and Families…

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  • New DiAS factsheet about exam support

    • March 13, 2020
    • Posted in:News

    If your child has SEND, they may be able to have extra support when sitting tests and exams. This includes SATS, GCSEs and A Levels. This extra support is sometimes…

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