Created by POINT on behalf of the NW SEND Regional Network 2016

November 29, 2019

The attached updated from the North West Action Learning Sets is well worth a look! It covers updates on key themes across the National SEND Agenda.

To access click the document link below.

Click Here for the NW ALS - National Updates presentation

November 18, 2019

The government has announced the launch of a crosscutting review of SEND. Five years on from the Children and Families Act, the review will look at the how the system has evolved since then, how it can be made to work best for all families and ensure quality of provisi...

November 18, 2019

This is an online, one-stop resource providing detailed guidance for educational settings on identifying and supporting children and young people (0 – 25 years) with different types and levels of need.

The toolkit forms an important part of the...

November 4, 2019

This document was created for and with partners from Local Authorities across the LWY, including members of the ADCS (Health and SEND) subgroup, by the NASEN and Whole School SEND Leader for Lancashire and West Yorkshire.

This is a Good Practice and Self-Assessment...

October 17, 2019

The Local Government Association (LGA) held a workshop recently in Manchester seeking to strengthen partnership working between Education, Health and Care services within their local SEND systems.

A copy of the slides and the templates that were used during th...

September 22, 2019

The September edition of the North West SEND Network newsletter is now available on the newsletter page of the website.

Click below to access the newsletter packed with information, consultations and events across the North West Region. You can also find all our past ed...

August 7, 2019

Mott McDonald have undertaken a review of all local offers in order to analyse key areas of compliance. 

The North West reviews have been published on the North West Network website so that you can access these easily.

The link below will give you access to each area's l...

August 2, 2019

Huge thanks to our NW colleagues in Lancashire for sharing the following example of practice.


The Lancashire SEND partnership

The Lancashire SEND Partnership was formed following the Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC)...

August 2, 2019

Huge thanks to our NW colleagues in Warrington and Knowsley for sharing the following example of practice.


Warrington, Knowsley and the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health worked together over five months to develop th...