Sherann Hillman MBE is head of family services Seashell Trust and chair of the PIPStockport Parent Carer Forum. Sherann is the parent of 3 young people with SEN, and has over 20 years of experience of supporting families with children and young people with SEND. Sherann was previously co-chair and NW representative of NNPCF and instrumental in the Children & Families Act and relevant legislation embedding participation of parent carers. She is also a representative of parent carers on several local, regional, and national work streams including the Rochford Review and is passionate about ensuring co-production happens with children, young people, and their parent carers in all the services and support they receive.
Families Services Co-ordinator
Simon Robson is the Families Services Co-ordinator at Seashell Trust, previously the Local Authority Head of SEND transport working in SEND since 2005. Simon has extensive experience of working with families 0-25 years both within the Local Authority and Education/Care sector. Over these years Simon has been involved in embedding co-production firstly in SEND Transport and since then empowering families and professionals to work in this way in every aspect of education, health and care. A key specialism in supporting families who have children & young people in educational residential care homes.