Transformation

By William Eichler | October 23, 2017

Ombudsman finds ‘significant problems’ with support system for SEN children

Ombudsman finds ‘significant problems’ with support system for SEN children

Families of children with special educational needs are sometimes facing a ‘disproportionate burden’ to ensure they get the support they need, Ombudsman warns.

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