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This section will provide information on policies (both local and national) pathways and documents which parents, carers, young people and practitioners may find useful.

Local - Policies, Pathways & Documents

Reading Borough Council Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Strategy 2017 – 2022

The Reading Road to Success

Reading Borough Council Early Intervention and Prevention Partnership Strategy 2018 – 2021

DIRECT PAYMENTS START UP GUIDE

Statutory timescales for EHC needs assessment and EHC plan Development

A Guide to Requesting an Education, Health & Care Plan

YOUR CHILD’S ANNUAL REVIEW OF HIS/HER EDUCATION, HEALTH AND CARE PLAN OR STATEMENT OF SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS A GUIDE FOR PARENTS OF PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN

YOUR CHILD’S ANNUAL REVIEW OF HIS/HER EDUCATION, HEALTH AND CARE PLAN OR STATEMENT OF SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS A GUIDE FOR PARENTS/CARERS OF CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE FROM SCHOOL AGE TO 25 YEARS

Meeting Your Child’s Special Educational Needs and Disabilities - A Guide for Parents / Carers

SEN Support in mainstream schools - This information is about the support that mainstream schools should provide for children with special educational needs (SEN).

We want to tell you…. Collecting your Thoughts, Opinions & Views for your Child’s Needs Assessment

Statutory Education, Health & Care Plan - Template August 2017

TIMETABLE FOR ASSESSMENT

Information on the new EHC Plans June 2015

Reading’s Autism Strategy for Children, Young People and Adults 2015 - 2018

Short Breaks Services Statement for Families and Children/Young People with SEND 0-19 - Reading Borough Council 2017/2018

Reading Borough Council Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA)

SCHOOL TRANSPORT SERVICE GENERAL POLICY

ORDINARILY AVAILABLE statement - Provision the local authority expects to be made available by schools, early years and post-16 providers

Annual Review Guidance - RBC

Annual Review Report

RBC Conversion Plan January 2017

RBC Feedback Questionnaire

RBC Transfer Review at a glance

Complex Needs Plan (External) and Escalation Routeway 04/09/2018

Young People with SEND who are in Custody

Reading's Health & Wellbeing Strategy 2017 - 2020

Berkshire Sensory Consortium Services Presentation

National Trial – SEND Tribunal Single Route of Redress

Exclusion from school – a guide for parents 

16+ ACCOMMODATION AND SUPPORT PROVISION MINIMUM SERVICE STANDARDS AND EXPECTATIONS - March 2018

Graduated Approach Document for children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities aged 0-5 years - August 2018

Graduated Response Documents for Schools - May 2018

Berkshire West - CHILDREN AND YOUNG PERSON’S CONTINUING CARE COMPLAINTS AND APPEALS PROCESS

Early Years Transition to School Your guide to Deferring, Offsetting and Summer Born Children - August 2018

Berkshire Transforming Care Programme - Full version and easy read available.

Local Transformation Plan for Children and Young People’s Mental Health and Wellbeing-REFRESH OCTOBER 2018 - Berkshire West CCG area with Reading, West Berkshire and Wokingham Local Authorities

Young Person Friendly - Local Transformation Plan for Children and Young People’s Mental Health and Wellbeing-REFRESH SUMMARY DOCUMENT OCTOBER 2018 - Berkshire West CCG area with Reading, West Berkshire and Wokingham Local Authorities

Berkshire Health Foundation Trust (BHFT) - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder pathway Referral criteria

Berkshire Health Foundation Trust (BHFT) - Autism Assessment Referral criteria

National - Policies, Pathways & Documents

Policies, Pathways & Documents for Parent Carers & Young People

LOCAL

DIRECT PAYMENTS START UP GUIDE

Statutory timescales for EHC needs assessment and EHC plan Development

A Guide to Requesting an Education, Health & Care Plan

YOUR CHILD’S ANNUAL REVIEW OF HIS/HER EDUCATION, HEALTH AND CARE PLAN OR STATEMENT OF SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS A GUIDE FOR PARENTS OF PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN

YOUR CHILD’S ANNUAL REVIEW OF HIS/HER EDUCATION, HEALTH AND CARE PLAN OR STATEMENT OF SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS A GUIDE FOR PARENTS/CARERS OF CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE FROM SCHOOL AGE TO 25 YEARS

Meeting Your Child’s Special Educational Needs and Disabilities - A Guide for Parents / Carers

SEN Support in mainstream schools - This information is about the support that mainstream schools should provide for children with special educational needs (SEN).

We want to tell you…. Collecting your Thoughts, Opinions & Views for your Child’s Needs Assessment

Statutory Education, Health & Care Plan - Template August 2017

TIMETABLE FOR ASSESSMENT

Information on the new EHC Plans June 2015

Short Breaks Services Statement for Families and Children/Young People with SEND 0-19 - Reading Borough Council 2017/2018

SCHOOL TRANSPORT SERVICE GENERAL POLICY

ORDINARILY AVAILABLE statement - Provision the local authority expects to be made available by schools, early years and post-16 providers

Annual Review Guidance - RBC

Annual Review Report

RBC Conversion Plan January 2017

RBC Feedback Questionnaire

RBC Transfer Review at a glance

Complex Needs Plan (External) and Escalation Routeway 04/09/2018

Young People with SEND who are in Custody

National Trial – SEND Tribunal Single Route of Redress

Exclusion from school – a guide for parents 

16+ ACCOMMODATION AND SUPPORT PROVISION MINIMUM SERVICE STANDARDS AND EXPECTATIONS - March 2018

Berkshire West - CHILDREN AND YOUNG PERSON’S CONTINUING CARE COMPLAINTS AND APPEALS PROCESS

Early Years Transition to School Your guide to Deferring, Offsetting and Summer Born Children - August 2018

Berkshire Transforming Care Programme - Full version and easy read available.

NATIONAL

Special educational needs and disability A guide for parents and carers August 2014

SEND Support: easy-read guide for children & young people

The young person’s guide to the Children and Families Act 2014 September 2014

National Framework for Children and Young People’s Continuing Care 2016

Single Route of Redress National Trial - Guidance and Toolkit

Care, Education and Treatment Reviews for children and young people Code and Toolkit

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