News and events

Press Release - Positive Activity Grant (PAG) 2018 - East Riding Voluntary Action Services ( ERVAS) update:

East Riding Voluntary Action ( ERVAS) is pleased to announce that it is continuing its work with East Riding of Yorkshire Council to support those voluntary and community groups applying for the Positive Activity Grant (PAG), helping them to develop and maintain robust safeguarding children policies and procedures.

It is a requirement of the PAG application process that all applicants are accredited with the ERVAS Fit For Purpose scheme and in regard to the next round of PAG for 2018/19, all applicants must have completed their accreditation by 31 October 2017 in order to be eligible to apply.

All future recipients of a PAG award must also ensure that any existing accreditation is still valid on 31 March 2018.

Positive Actitivies Grant 2018 - Application procedure ( word 52kb, opens in new window)

For further information or support with the ERVAS Fit for Purpose Accreditation contact:

Detty Tyler

Tel: (01482) 871077

email: detty@ervas.org.uk


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Tel: (01482) 396469

Email: sendiass@eastriding.gov.uk


Tel: (01262) 678283 or 078136769414

email: sjwervip@hotmail.com
email: allyervip@hotmail.com

Freedom Activity Support Payment (FASP) 2017-18

Applications for FASP for the year 2017-18 are no longer being accepted.


FISH and SENDIASS bulletin

You can view the latest bulletin below:

FISH and SENDIASS Bulletin 10 August 2017

LOOK AHEAD Newsletter

You can view the latest newsletter below:

LOOK AHEAD Newsletter June 2017 

For information about LOOK AHEAD and to register with the service, please visit the LOOK AHEAD page or contact the SENDIASS team via the FISH helpline:

Tel: (01482) 396469

Email: sendias@eastriding.gov.uk

Autism Jigsaw news

 Autism Awareness Courses 

Seminars are open to all parents and professional/practitioners.
Courses are for those parents whose child has a diagnosis. Please note that it is expected that parents attend the first course - Exploring Autism Course.

For information on the Autism courses/seminars listed below and to book your place:

 Contact Technical Support Officers Sally-Ann Pindar or Mike Peterson on:

Tel: (01482) 392254

Email: scdpanelenquiries@eastriding.gov.uk

There are no courses or seminars over the summer.

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T.Y.L.E.R - Making A Difference

The Young Leaders of East Riding

Hi we are Corey, Ellie, Hannah, Verity, Cara and Emilio.

We are the steering group of young people.

We want to make sure all children and young people who have health needs, learning difficulties or have a disability get their voices heard!!

We have been doing research so that we can gain the views of young people and build a bigger network that works well for all of us whatever our needs might be. We would like to thank everyone that has completed the questionnaire, the results have been analyzed and we now have new members!

T.Y.L.E.R are always welcoming new members, so if you would like to join us please go to our website below and click on the join us tab. The more people that join us the louder our voices will be!

For more T.Y.L.E.R information check out our website:

T.Y.L.E.R website (external website)

Alternatively please contact FISH on:

Tel: (01482) 396469

Email: fish@eastriding.gov.uk

ERVIP and FISH Parent Carer Event Resources

Future in Mind - promoting, protecting and improving our children and young people's mental health and wellbeing - East Riding of Transformation Plan (pdf 3mb, opens in new window)
Resources and ideas (pdf 41kb, opens in new window)

Education and Inclusion presentation (pdf 1006kb, opens in new window)
The Role of the behaviour Support Team Parent  leaflet ( pdf 166kb, opens in new window)

Page last updated: Tuesday, 15 August 2017