Help Needed Please

The WPCC Fundraising Team would like your support. Would you be able to help by: donating raffle prizes (unwanted Christmas gifts, bottles of wine, etc.); sourcing larger prizes from companies (do you regularly use a restaurant that might donate a meal for 2? do you work for a company which might donate a prize?); getting…

New Trustees

Welcome to our two new Trustees – Sally Keane and Sylvia Dyke – we look forward to working with you. If you are interested in becoming a WPCC Trustee, please contact Anne Duddington on


Our Fundraising events over the course of the year, including the Bellboat Regatta, coffee mornings, Pamper Evening and 100 Club have raised over £2000 for the WPCC.  Thanks to all members who have supported these events and a huge thank you to the Fundraising Committee for all of your hard work.

New look WPCC website

Welcome to the new WPCC website. This is still a work in progress and we are still updating information. Please feel free to comment or offer your suggestions on how we can improve it. Please be aware that the site has some out of date information, which we are in the process of updating, so please…

SEN Reforms

This year has seen some great changes for children with special needs with the introduction of the Children and Families Act 2014. Part 3 of this act is more commonly known as the SEN Reforms. The new law intends to improve the system by giving priority to the opinions and priorities of children, young people…

Personal Independence Payment Information

PIP information for those of you with children aged 16+ PIP is gradually replacing Disability Living Allowance (DLA), so those receiving DLA will be asked whether they want to claim PIP at some point by 2017. DLA won’t be affected for children under 16 or people who were 65 or over on 8 April 2013….