As part of the SEND Reforms in the Children and Families Act 2014 statements of special educational needs are being replaced by Education, Health and Care Plans over a four year period finishing in April 2018.
This page aims to help those parents and carer whose child or young person who is transferring from a statement to an EHC Plan and those who are applying for an EHCP assessment.
HPCI will be running EHC workshops for parents on a regular basis. If you would like to attend one then check our HPCI events page http://www.hertsparentcarers.org.uk/events/
Or contact our Co-ordinator Carol Kelsey http://www.hertsparentcarers.org.uk/contact-us/
If you join our parent network then will receive notification directly about all HPCI events and more. Join online here
Outcomes. These are new and did not occur in statements. To help you understand what they are and how you write them, this useful video has been developed. It is being used by the Department for Education in it’s training sessions for professionals. The presenter is a parent of a child with SEND.
Click here for the video
For more information on all Hertfordshire documents and related guidance please visit the Hertfordshire Grid for Learning website
Application for assessment for an Education, Health and Care Plan
The following documents come from various different sources. They are intended to be of assistance to those who are about to make an application for an assessment for an Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP).