A series of information leaflets on all stages of the Education, Health and Care Plan assessment process.
Tel: 023 9284 1238
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This section contains information, guidance and forms for Annual Reviews
Tel: 023 9282 2251
A list of all special schools in Portsmouth including a link to their websites.
Tel: 023 9284 1238
A list of colleges which feature on the Portsmouth Local Offer.
This Pathway should ensure that as young people move into adulthood their needs have been identified and support is in place where appropriate.
Tel: 023 9288 2438
Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
This section holds information on becoming an Apprentice and Finding an Apprenticeship
PETA Ltd delivers apprenticeships for young people aged 16-25 in the following areas:
• Business Administration
• Customer Service
• Warehouse and storage
• IT User and IT practitioner
All apprenticeships are employed, with PETA finding the employer for those that need it. All apprenticeships follow the framework requirements identified by the relevant Sector Skills Council.
Funding is drawn down from the Skills Funding Agency to deliver the apprenticeships. There is no cost to the individual.
Tel: 023 9253 8700
The Beneficial Foundation provides training and education in life and work skills, accredited training and supported work experience.
Tel: 02392 733822
Bridge2Work is a transitional employment programme with an aim to provide intensive one to one support from dedicated Personal Advisors.
Can Do is a volunteering programme for disabled people aged 16-35, offering support, information and training
Tel: 07710 385418
Catch22 Study Programme is a vocational learning and training programme for young people.
Tel: 023 9286 1228
The Provisions in the Children and Families Act setting out the new legal framework for children and young people with SEN in youth custody will commence on 1st April 2015.
Choices Advocacy are a local charity providing independent advocacy and person centred planning for people living in Hampshire, Southampton and Portsmouth. They work in
partnership with Solent Mind to support the delivery advocacy services in Portsmouth.
Tel: 023 8020 8955
A wide range of day services for people with learning disabilities
Tel: 02392 684654
Section 41 of the Children and Families Act 2014 allows the Secretary of State by order to publish a list of approved independent educational institutions, independent special schools and post-16 institutions for the purposes of satisfying Section 38 (Preparation of an Education, Health and Care (EHC) plan by local authorities) of the Act. Institutions can only be included on the list with their consent.
Tel: 0370 000 2288
Dynamites Young Inspectors visit services which feature on the Portsmouth Local Offer and provide a report on this service written from the perspective of young people with special educational needs and disabilities.
Dynamite is the voice for the young people of Portsmouth who have a disability, to increase awareness and influence issues which concern their lives.
Tel: 07905 682886
This information is intended to provide parents and carers with a guide as to the timescales involved in the Education, Health and Care Plan process.
Tel: 07825 185608
This section contains guidance and templates relating to Education, Health and Care Needs Assessments .