Northamptonshire Disabled Children and Young People’s Delivery Group (DCYPDG) - NCC

Type of service:
Local Government Department
Address:
c/o Northamptonshire County Council, One Angel Square, Angel Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 1ED
Service description:

The Northamptonshire Disabled Children and Young People’s Delivery Group (DCYPDG) is made up of professionals from areas of education, health, and care. It includes parent/carer representatives from the Northants Parents Forum Group (NPFG) and young people from the Shooting Stars group. The DCYPDG meets every two months, ensuring a minimum of at least four meetings a year.

The DCYPDG:

  • Develops plans and proposals in line with the agreed strategic priorities of the Children’s Early Help Partnership
  • Horizon-scans for policies and research to inform strategy and delivery
  • Develops (and oversees) the implementation of the DCYPDG's strategy and action plan
  • Commissions services that support the delivery of the plan

The DCYPDG aims to:

  • Ensure effective coordination and implementation of services for disabled children within Northamptonshire provided at home and at school.
  • Ensure the integrated planning, development, and delivery of services for disabled children and young people in their families, schools, and settings across Northamptonshire.
  • Ensure that the views of children, young people, and their families are integral to the planning and implementation processes.
  • Monitor outcomes for disabled children and young people in Northamptonshire, and amends service-delivery according to the trends and needs identified through the monitoring process.

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Age range:
0 - 100 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Professionals/Staff
Referral route:
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
12/08/2020
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