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We would like to invite you to support PODS at our AGM as below:


To be held at 11.00am on Monday 3rd July At Admaston House , Admaston, Telford, TF5 0BN.

Free parking available on site. Refreshments will be provided.

The AGM this year is part of our monthly family group at Admaston House. We expect the AGM part to take up only 30 minutes or less of the family group time.

This is your opportunity to hear directly about the work of PODS/ Face2Face and meet the Committee/ Trustees/ Staff who run this charity on your behalf.

If you would like to be nominated as a trustee, please email, prior to 3rd July 2017. Further information about our work can be found on PODS website.

If you would like to raise any questions relating to PODS at the AGM please email us prior to the 3rd July. Please email your questions to

A guest speaker from the local authority has been invited.

You can either turn up as normal or book a place via this link:

CAMHS Review - your experiences needed 

An independent reviewer of CAMHS will be phoning me on Tuesday morning to ask about the early implmentation of the new service and how it is working. I'd welcome your views on how this has affected you - have you been offered or accessed Healios service, or had any contact with Kooth? Have you seen a new Doctor or been offered any alternative appointments?  Have you atttended the Childrens Society workshop that we've advertised.

Please send me an email or inbox PODS via facebook with any comments.

Family Group

Hollinswood Family Group meets at the Parish Offices on Wednesday 21st June 9.30-11.30am.  Please join us to find out about local services, have your voice heard, access information about Face 2 Face scheme and enjoy a cuppa and a cake in a relaxed non-judgmental group.  

Thursday 29th June 9.30-11.30am will be our next Dawley Family group at the Christian Centre.

Survey on Autism and Education 

The All Party Parliamentary Group on Autism (APPGA), supported by The National Autistic Society, is carrying out a parliamentary inquiry into education and support for children and young people on the autism spectrum in England.

This survey covers questions regarding all types of education including home ed, asking about SEN Support and EHCPs and acccess to services including the Local Offer and your experiences of education and school staff. All inforfmation will feed into the Parliamentary enquiry at National level.

Reminder: Annual Survey

Our Annual survey helps us to develop our priorities for the coming year and also ensures that we are meeting the needs of our families locally.  The survey covers the full remit of our charity's work including the PODS Parent Carer Forum and the Face 2 Face Scheme.  Please let us know your thoughts on our work and also your thoughts about local services so that we know where to focus in the coming months. Thank you.Completion of the survey you will automatically be entered into a prize draw to win a £50 gift voucher/card of your choice in time for the Summer Holidays.​

Thank your reading our latest bulletin.

Jayne Stevens

Participation Co-ordinator on behalf of PODS Parent Carer Forum.

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