Working Together

September 2022

Sutton Local Offer visited Kingston and Richmond's Local Offer fair to learn more about what provision is made for young people with SEND in other boroughs. 

June 2022

Action Voices and Speak Up Sutton held a day of celebration at Salvation Army, Sutton. A young person gave a presentation on 'Hear my voice' and there was an open mic session to allow individuals to speak. It was a great opportunity to hear the views of SEND adults and young people in Sutton.

May 2022

Nickel Support have a new venue in Cheam. Sutton Local Offer met with Nickel Support to see how we can improve the information on the website.

Sutton Local Offer met with the Interim Designated Clinical Officer: Special Educational Needs Disability (Merton & Sutton), NHS Southwest London CCG to discuss the Health and Wellbeing pages of the Local Offer.

April 2022

Sutton Local Offer took part in a Peer Review with other Local Offers in order to improve our website. Thank you Torbay Local Offer for giving us feedback!

February 2022

Sutton Local Offer visited the All Aboard Club. The inclusive play sessions are for autistic, ADHD and SEND children. It was a great opportunity to discuss how to use social media to reach families.

December 2021

Girls win supported the Local Offer by producing a video below.

 

November 2021

The Local Offer attended the Transition Event held at Sutton Life Centre. It was a great opportunity to not only promote the Local Offer but for young people to share their ideas and views. The groups mentioned by the young people will be put on the Leisure pages of the Local Offer. 

Sutton Park Run welcomed the Local Offer to see their free, fun and friendly weekly run. The Park Run is an inclusive and welcoming event you can do at your own page. Visit Nonsuch Parkrun to learn more (external link).

BlindAid works to improve quality of life and promotes independence for Londoners with a visual impairment. They provide individualised practical and emotional support to reduce the social isolation that many people living with a visual impairment can experience. BlindAid kindly allowed the Local Offer Coordinator to take part in their sight guide training to increase understanding the impact visual impairments can have. Visit BlindAid to learn more about their work (external link). 

October 2021

Thanks you Go Wild Croydon for letting the Local Offer experience a taste of Forest School. It was great to see how much the young people got out of the experience and enjoyed reconnecting with nature. 

July 2021

Sutton Local Offer and KIDS charity were at Orchard Hill College. KIDS ran a workshop to ask young people how we can improve the Local Offer. We received many ideas such as having more pictures and having more information about relationships. Thank you to Orchard Hill and KIDS!

Read the KIDS report - Making Participation work

Download the Kids report - Making Participation work (PDF, 2.96MB).

 

Sutton Local Offer met Girls Win. As well as having lots of fun playing sports, the young people talked about what they would like to learn more about. The Local Offer is working towards making information about jobs and education clearer for young people.

 

Thank you to Club Soda for letting Sutton Local Offer visit your live event and see such great performances!

June 2021

Playwise staff and families welcomed the Local Offer. It was a great chance to find out what information families want on the Local Offer. Many of the families have joined our Facebook page and shared their stories. 

 

Sutton Family Information Service (SFIS) met with the Local Offer to explain what they do. SFIS provide free information, advice and guidance on childcare, early education, activities and services for children and young people aged between 0-19 (or 25 if the young person has an additional need) in the London Borough of Sutton. 

April 2021

It was fun meeting famlies at EcoLocal's inclusive cycling sessions. Families and young people provided feedback on the Local Offer, as well as making the most of the many bikes available. 

 

Please make your comments and suggestions in our feedback form (DOC).

Alternatively, please email localoffer@sutton.gov.uk