FREE online training delivered by Luke Rodgers, the Care Leaders.Read more: Understanding the lived experiences of children who have been supported by social services.
Facilitated by Lived Experience Leader, Karylle Phillips on 23 Feb at 3.30pm. This session will focus on the factors surrounding educational outcomes and will explore some of the strategies that can increase engagement in education and support in narrowing the attainment gap.Read more: How to increase the educational outcomes of children with a social worker
Understanding the emotional and behavioural needs of CiC is important so that the relevant support can be put in place and children are given the opportunity to achieve their full potential.Read more: Strengths and difficulties questionnaire completion for 2022/23
I am adopted, I keep asking - why me?
I feel different but nothing you will see,
I have two parents to call my own,
I now have a safe loving home.
Kent County Council’s (KCC) children’s services have been rated “outstanding” by Ofsted following an inspection in May, making Kent one of the best-performing councils in the country.Read more: Kent’s children’s services judged as ‘outstanding’
Two foster carers recently moved from North Kent to East Sussex and here they tell us how they have been supported by our out of county team….Read more: VSKs Out of County Team Supports children in Care Living out of Kent
Chyngton School in East Sussex took part in VSK’s Nurture UK training offer last Academic Year and Gemma Southerden, Inclusion Leader tells us how this has helped their students.Read more: This Nurture Room Is Helping Children Get Back Into The Classroom
VSK are pleased to announce the new subscription service to Family Action, available to all guardians as well as professionals supporting children with a Special Guardianship Order in Kent.Read more: Supporting families with children on a SGO
Your foster children or pupils may have questions or be seeking reassurance following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Here is some guidance that might help you.Read more: How to talk to young people about Russia's invasion of the Ukraine