Publication - Consultation paper

Learning provision for children and young people with complex additional support needs: 10-year strategy 2017-2026

Published: 5 Jun 2017
Directorate:
Learning Directorate
Part of:
Children and families, Education, Health and social care
ISBN:
9781786529961

Scottish Government's long-term strategy for providing 'the right help at the right time in the right place'.

Learning provision for children and young people with complex additional support needs: 10-year strategy 2017-2026
Scope of Services to be commissioned

Scope of Services to be commissioned

The Strategic Commissioning Project Board ( SCPB), informed by the work of the Doran Workstreams and Needs Analysis [6] , have identified that the following services are all within scope to be commissioned.

Direct education, care and health services for children and young people with complex additional support needs;

Research related to children and young people with complex additional support needs that provides a sound evidence base, alongside other sources of evidence to support national policy development and service provision to improve educational outcomes for children and young people with complex additional support needs;

Sustainable, child and young person focused learning and development for those supporting children and young people with complex additional support needs aligned to a mechanism for sharing practice; and,

Broader services which support the education of children and young people with complex additional support needs including services provided across a number of authority areas, provided by local authorities or voluntary organisations which taken across Scotland may constitute a national need.


Contact

Email: Deborah Walker

Phone: 0300 244 4000 – Central Enquiry Unit

The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House
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Edinburgh
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