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22nd Children’s Programme Residential ‘Raising Expectations’ set for March  - Created : 13 January 2014

'Raising Expectations' is In Control's 22nd Residential as part of its Children's Programme, focusing this year on helping those taking forward work on Personal Health Budgets with In Control as part of the NHS England funded project.

Four CCGs and children’s service partners selected for NHSE and In Control programme  - Created : 13 January 2014

In Control is pleased to announce that four clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and their local authority partners have now been selected to take part in an in-depth support programme to implement personal health budgets for children with continu...

ICE 2014 – let’s start the conversation!  - Created : 13 January 2014

This year's Inclusive Community Experience (ICE) conference is already starting quite a bit of conversation among the social care community on Twitter with the hashtag #iceicebaby starting a small but growing trend.

Vidhya Alakeson discusses how personal health budgets will transform care for people with long-term needs  - Created : 10 January 2014

Vidhya Alakeson, In Control associate, discusses the issue of individual budgets and the how the NHS will have to adapt in a recent article in The Guardian.

Let’s make our New Year Resolution be to feel good and be ‘in control’  - Created : 09 January 2014

After our Christmas campaign, #BeInControlXmas it would be easy to stop and simply reflect on the great stories that were shared.

In Control works with Council for Disabled Children and NHS to provide free events on personal health budgets for children  - Created : 09 January 2014

In Control is working in partnership with the Council for Disabled Children (CDC), to deliver a programme of support for NHS England and other health partners about the implications of the Children and Families Bill and associated NHS Mandate comm...

Minister announces funding for Independent Supporters  - Created : 09 January 2014

The Minister for Children and Families has just announced a £30million fund to provide 1,800 independent supporters to help parents navigate the new special educational needs (SEN) process.

The Family and Childcare Trust and KIDS work on national personal budgets survey  - Created : 09 January 2014

In Control has been working with the Family and Childcare Trust and KIDs on a project to provide support and advice to parents and carers about personal budgets. Making it Personal is funded by the Department for Education and as part of the work,...

This was a Christmas for celebrating being ‘in control’  - Created : 31 December 2013

This Christmas we have been pleasantly surprised and very heartened by the number of stories shared in our first #BeInControlXmas campaign.

Clenton Farquharson on being ‘in control’ this Christmas  - Created : 23 December 2013

As part of our Be In Control Xmas campaign, Clenton shares his views. If I had a Christmas wish it would be to see us reclaim 'independent living' from a term that seems to mean 'living alone' back to what it should be - being able to live the ...

Last Updated : 22 May 2013. Page Author: Pam Schreier.