Category Archive for: ‘Parents’

Victoria Plumb

Help I CAN to become Victoria Plum’s next charity partner!

Victoria Plum, an online bathroom retailer, is seeking a new charity partner and has chosen I CAN as a one of the three possible charities. To make the final choice, Victoria Plum will be asking people on their Facebook page to vote for their favourite charity out of the three. You can vote by clicking here. Victoria Plumb wants to …

Read More
Virginia Beardshaw I CAN CEO Eds

London Education and Inclusion Project (LEIP) wins Project Oracle’s Annual Evidence Awards

A blog from I CAN CEO, Virginia Beardshaw. Congratulations to our partners Catch 22 for being one of the winners in the Project Oracle 2014 Annual Evidence Awards. The London Education and Inclusion Project (LEIP) is a shorter version of Catch 22’s Engage in Education (EiE) programme, which offers schools and academies a specialist service designed to increase the attendance …

Read More

A blog from Archie Drummond (22), former pupil at I CAN’s John Horniman School.

Archie Drummond was a pupil at I CAN’s John Horniman school, Worthing, which closed in 2003. Archie, now 22, talks below about his experience at the specialist school, and how the support he received there helped him become the person he is today. Archie is still supporting I CAN as he recently raised £695 for I CAN’s Meath School by …

Read More

Join I CAN and our partners to support families to find, receive and request the services they need by I CAN CEO Virginia Beardshaw.

I am proud to announce the launch of a pilot website SENDirect will enable parents, professionals and young people across England to search for and compare services for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).  The services cover a very wide range of activities – from  play schemes to schools and cinemas.  SENDirect’s explicit aim is to give children, young people …

Read More
Boogie Mites 3

Boogie Mites supporting Chatterbox Challenge 2015!

We are delighted to announce that Boogie Mites will be continuing their support for Chatterbox  Challenge 2015. Take a look at their guest blog below! Hooray it’s time for Chatterbox Challenge again – our opportunity to shine a spotlight on the issue of children’s communication and introduce some fun tools that you can use to boost children’s speech and language …

Read More