Education, Health and Care

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Early help

Early help describes the range of support that can be offered in response to the emerging needs of children, young people and families

Education, health and care (EHC) plans

The statutory process explained, including transfers and reviews


SEN support in early years, schools and college – includes Transport


Specialist clinics, support and advice for children and young people with medical needs


How to access support, short breaks and direct payments

Personal budgets

Giving individuals and families greater choice about the services that best meet the assessed needs

Financial support

The financial support available for families supporting a child with SEND