A call for the government to put children at the heart of their spending
19 November 2019 - 10:00am
We are joining 140+ organisations in a call to all political parties to put children and young people at the heart of this general election.
There are almost 14 million children in the UK but their voices are missing from the national conversation and far too little attention has been paid to their needs, particularly those of the most vulnerable. Instead, the debate on Brexit means the issues affecting children are being crowded out of the national debate.
Gone but not forgotten – the Together Trust remembers its First World War veterans
7 November 2019 - 9:00am
In the run-up to Armistice Day, the Together Trust is honouring the 400 former pupils, residents and members of staff who served in the First World War by using social media to publish some of their individual stories.
Our response to the special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) report
23 October 2019 - 9:00am
Today the education select committee published its report on special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). The committee's inquiry reviewed the government's changes to the SEND system in 2014 and the impact on families and young people with special education needs and disabilities.
How we're working with Brunel to create diverse workplaces
17 October 2019 - 9:00am
We want to see a society where people thrive because they are valued within their communities. But for many of the people we support entering the world of work can be a real barrier to achieving those ambitions.
Every day is different when you work in social care
14 March 2019 - 11:00am
When Mandy started at the Together Trust, she thought she'd only be here for six months. Read her blog below about her journey working in social care and why she’s so happy to still be part of the Together Trust team.
Difference between education and clinical psychologists
31 January 2019 - 4:15pm
We have a team of dedicated, skilled and experienced therapists and practitioners who support people across our services. Fleur-Michelle Hope, one of our clinical psychologists, explains in her blog below the difference between clinical and educational psychologists.
A good night’s sleep can make a huge difference to our daily life. Sleep can help us stay healthy, improve our mood and is super important when it comes to learning. To help you or your child get a good night’s sleep, here are six easy steps to follow.