Author Archives: MCT Durham

Local Area Ofsted and CQC SEND inspection.

Earlier this week we were informed of Durhams impending Ofsted local area inspection. Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) are visiting to inspect the local arrangements for children and young people with special education needs and disabilities (SEND). The Inspectors want to know about the help and support that children and young people with […]

Putting carers on the map – Carers week 2024

What is in your area for carers OR children / young people with SEND –  7/6/24 At our carers week 2024 afternoon event we asked attendees to mark on a map where they lived then write on back what is available in that area. Below are the results. The result will also be shared with […]

Celebrating volunteers week – 3/6/24-9/6/24


Link to book HERE

MCT Carers week afternoon tea event.

Booking details coming soon.  

Links for conference presentations- May 2024

Valuing Neurodiversity project Family hubs Cheesy waffles The Needs Assessment Recovery Plan Learning abilities Think autism strategy SENDIASS Team Training MCT-Have-Your-Say Needs Led Neurodevelopmental Assessment Waiting Well Update Preparing for adulthood Waves support group SENDEIC – Short breaks    

Sleep Action workshops

  Durham Local Authority Sleep Action workshops give you information and techniques to help you support your child to get a great night’s sleep. Sleep is important. If you don’t get enough it can have a big effect on your energy levels, how you feel and behave and even what you eat. For children and […]

MCT Durham PCF Easter prize draw survey

  Survey now closed- results will be shared soon! Are you a parent or carer of a child or young person with SEND and / or disability and living in the County Durham local authority area?  Please answer all 10 quick questions on our survey so we can map the following areas –  where in […]

NEW TEWV parent support group!

NEW TEWV parent support group – WAVES If you care for a child or young person (0-25yrs) with emotional or mental health difficulties, pop in to their support groups once a month in Durham, Newton Aycliffe, Peterlee & Darlington. Please see below the flyer for the new support group (Formerly ran as Rollercoaster) . Note- […]

MCT Parent Carer Conferences 1st May 2024 Booking now open!

      NOW SOLD OUT! Any questions please email