EDUCATION HEALTH CARE PLAN
Some children and young people with a learning disability need more support than their setting can provide with the resources they have.
For example, some schools need some extra help from specialists like speech and language therapists and educational psychologists.
Some of this extra support may be provided through an Education, Health and Care (EHC) plan and funded by the local authority. This plan used to be called a SEND statement.
Better understand what a EHC plan is, what the assessment process is like and how the support is delivered: