Children's Rights Service, Shooting Stars - NCC

Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Address:
Northamptonshire County Council, Russell House, Rickyard Road, Northampton, NN3 3QZ
Telephone number:
0300 126 1000
Service description:
Shooting Stars are a group of young people from Northamptonshire between the ages of 13 to 25 years who all have SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disabilities). They meet monthly and are supported by Children First Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire County Council.

What they do:
• Give views to make improvements to local services in the area for other young people with a SEN or disability
• Participate and support in consultations to allow other young people to have a voice about issues and services;
• Interview professionals for Children First Northamptonshire to help make sure the right adults are chosen for work and
• Learn new skills and training like recruitment and selection, how to inspect services and how to make a presentation.

If you would like to become involved and attend a Shooting Stars meeting then please get in contact with the Participation Worker:

Cost:
Free
Age range:
14 years - 25 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
29/11/2018
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