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SEND & Inclusion Partnership Group  actions and updates

The SEND & Inclusion Partnership Group locally delivers through co-production the Education & Skills, All Age Disability and SEND strategies.

The SEND and Inclusion Partnership Group is part of a wider strategic governance structure.  

The Strategic Governance Structure can be downloaded as a PDF here.

** Staffordshire Local Area Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Accelerated Progress Plan is available to view here.  **

Families Strategic Partnership Board

The SEND and Inclusion Partnership Group reports to the Families Strategic Partnership Board.  The goal of the Families Strategic Partnership Board is to create a new relationship between families living in Staffordshire and the organisations who support them.

This is a group of senior leaders from organisations across Staffordshire including:

  • the county council
  • district and borough councils
  • health organisations
  • police service
  • fire service
  • schools
  • the voluntary sector

Health and Wellbeing Board

The Family Strategic Partnership Board works on behalf of the Health and Wellbeing Board and closely with the Children's Safeguarding Board.  

The Health and Wellbeing Board brings together key partners across the NHS, public health, adult social care and children’s services, including elected representatives and Local Healthwatch to lead the agenda for health and wellbeing within Staffordshire.

SEND & Inclusion Partnership Group

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Purpose of the Group

  • Implement our shared vision and strategy for children and young people with SEND in Staffordshire.

  • Promote a culture of inclusion and partnership working.

  • Improve the equality of access to provision.

  • Improve outcomes for children and young people with SEND.


Bi-monthly.  Agreed notes and actions of the meeting can be found below.

SEND & Inclusion Partnership Group Notes and Action of Meetings





Terms of Reference

Terms of Reference of the SEND Partnership Group

Staffordshire Parent Carer Forum

For more information about Staffordshire's Parent Carer Forum, including how to become a member please visit their website.

Other themes

Sub Groups around other themes to be set up as appropriate.