Over the past eight years, In Control has been working closely
with a growing number of children's services, families, children,
young people and partners in the health services and in the
voluntary and community sector. With the publication of 'Support and Aspiration', a new approach to
SEN and disabilities' in 2011, the government signalled the
development of personal budgets as a central strand to their plans
to transform the SEN and disabilities support offer for families,
children and young people.
In Control is well poised to support these system wide
changes and to respond to the Children and Families Bill now going
You can find out more about the areas of our work by
using the links to the left.
Our Children's Community of Change Programme is a membership programme
which local authorities and providers join annually. Our strength
is in our members; more than a third of all English local
authorities are members. All demonstrate a consistent willingness
to share and build on their experiences in order to speed up change
and develop best practice.
Members receive bespoke support days alongside a programme of
national residential workshops. Support is delivered locally,
sub-regionally or regionally. For more information about future and
past events, see our events pages.
Please explore our web pages, impact evidence and links to work
of our partners. If you have any queries, please contact our
support centre at firstname.lastname@example.org
In Control Scotland
In Control Scotland also run a Children's Programme. This is
separate to the work happening in England but is being done in
partnership with the team here. To find out more about what's
happening in Scotland, visit this page.