This is the November 2020 edition of the Department for Education's o-25 SEND Newsletter. The links within the newsletter are live.
9th November 2020
An open letter from Vicky Ford, the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Children and Families, to children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), their families and carers and those who work to support them.
Joint letter from Viv Bennett, Chief Public Health Nurse at Public Health England, and Ruth May, Chief Nursing Officer for England to Directors of Nursing about winter planning to support children and families. The letter advises that professionals supporting children and families with SEND should not be redeployed to other services and should be supported to provide services to the most vulnerable families.
Joint open ministerial letter from Vicky Ford MP, Parliamentary-Under Secretary of State for Children and Families, and Helen Whately MP, Minister of State for Care, to children and young people, their families and those who support them: