Afasic and the SEND systemEdward Timpson, the Education Minister responsible for SEN, and Jane Ellison his counterpart at the Department of Health, recently sent a written response to issues raised by the Co-Chairs of the National Network of Parent Carer Forum. Among other things, they pledge to

  • Do more about SEND Support
  • Explore ways of boosting CCGs’ (Clinical Commissioning Groups) engagement with Parents and Carers
  • Consider ways of building on the, currently quite weak, data on the health needs of children with SEND

You can read the letter below.

The Ministers have also jointly written a blog for Special Needs Jungle outlining the work they have been doing to improve the SEND system.

Edward Timpson and Jane Ellison letter (230.4 KiB, 899 hits)

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