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Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) feedback – February 2018

Bercow – Ten Years on…

In response to concerns about the support for children with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) and major changes in the education and health systems, I CAN, the children’s communication charity, and the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) have undertaken an independent review of provision for children with SLCN in England. Since

SEND Improvement Programme Newsletter – March 2018

Sensory event – 29th March 2018

SEND Strategic Review 2017-18

Review of Provision for Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND) Devon County Council carries out an annual review of education provision for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities. This started in 2017 and we plan to do it every year, in accordance with Devon’s SEND Strategy and implementation plan. In November 2017, Devon County Council

DIAS SEND Parent Information Events – spring term 2018

We are running a series of parent information events across Devon during the 2018 spring term. The events are information sessions for parents and carers, where you can find out more about how Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) support works in Devon. Our aim is to help you to understand the system in Devon. You

Portage Consultation

Have you used the portage service? Portage is one of a number of services for children with complex needs. The current service provider, Virgin Care, has a contract to deliver the service, which ceases on 31st March 2019. When we asked about Portage in summer 2017, you wanted us to ensure Portage services can link

SEND Improvement Programme Newsletter – December 2017

Speech, Language and Communication Needs – joint commissioning

Preparing for Adulthood page updates

The SEND Preparing for Adulthood pages have been updated. We have tried to make it easier to find important information and make the whole area of the website less confusing. We did this because website analytics and feedback from users told us that people couldn’t always find what they were looking for. The SEND Code