SEND: 19- to 25-year-olds’ entitlement to EHC plans, Published 21 February 2017
The Guidance issued on 21st February 2017 includes: Managing 19- to 25-year-olds’ EHC plans Education, training and benefits Funding Considering health and social care needs Including young people in decision-making Access the guidance here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/send-19-to-25-year-olds-entitlement-to-ehc-plans/send-19-to-25-year-olds-entitlement-to-ehc-plans
Consultations Opportunities not to be missed!
Residential special schools and colleges: a call for evidence Dame Christine Lenehan invites evidence about: the characteristics of children and young people in residential special schools and colleges how and why they come to be placed in this provision how they’re supported both pre- and post-placement how we can improve experiences and outcomes for them and their families Closing date: 17th March 2017 https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/residential-special-schools-
Advance Notice: Rapid Response Survey Coming Soon...
Local Authorities and Parent Carer Forums across the NW Region will shortly be recieving this years Rapid Response Survey from the NW SEND Regional Network Steering Group. This is a really important way for YOU to shape the delivery plan and work of the NW SEND Regional Network in 2017/18. Look out for the survey landing soon... and PLEASE complete and return so that YOUR areas voice is represented.