Call our free helpline0808 808 3555
Call our free helpline
0808 808 3555
Some children or young people with more complex educational
needs receive support through an Education, Health and Care (EHC)
In this section:
What is an EHC plan?
needs assessments - the first step to getting an EHC
Getting an EHC draft
plan - this happens only if the local authority
decides to issue your child a plan
Annual reviews - your child's
EHC plan will be reviewed once a year
circumstances - when an EHC plan might change or
Tribunal appeals - appealing
a local authority decision
If you live in Wales, read our information about the
We also support Northern Ireland and Scotland. Give our helpline
a call on 0808 808 3555 and we can provide information or signpost
you to alternative sources of advice in those nations where
appropriate. Find out our local office details in the In your area
Any questions about support at school? How to get an EHC plan?
What kind of school is best for my child? Call our freephone helpline on 0808 808 3555 and talk
to one of our education advisers.