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A Parent's Guide to Education, Health and Care needs assessments and EHC Plans (England)


A Parent's Guide to Education, Health and Care needs assessments and EHC Plans (England)
Primary target audience: Parents and carers
Format: Factsheet (un-designed)
Date live: 08/01/2018

This factsheet is for parents explaining Education, Health and Care needs assessments and EHC Plans. It will be relevant to parents if:

• your child already has a statement of special educational needs or an EHC plan
• the local authority is carrying out an EHC needs assessment of your child
• your child does not have a statement or EHC plan, but you believe that the local authority needs to carry out a needs assessment.
• you have a very young child who has not yet started nursery or school but you believe they are going to need additional support