Independent Support have produced new online training on the Annual Review process. The training is free to access and aimed at staff employed to deliver Independent Support locally, staff working in local Information, Advice and Support services, local authority SEND teams and others who might benefit from the learning.
To access the free training please click here.
If you have any queries regarding the training please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annual Review factsheets and guidance
To help parents and young people understand the process, Council for Disabled Children has produced an Annual Review Factsheet, timeline and guidance notes for experienced Independent Supporters who may be required to support a parent or young people with an Annual Review.
This factsheet aims to provide an overview of the key duties which apply to Local Authorities, schools and education providers as set out in the Children & Families Act 2014.
This guidance sets out the timetable for Annual Reviews in five steps.
Guidance for Independent Supporters who are supporting parents/young people with Annual Reviews of EHCPs.
Independent Supporters may be asked by a parent or a young person to attend a Person Centred Planning meeting.