Council promises EHC plan overhaul after ombudsman criticism


A council is to overhaul its policy for education, health and care (EHC) plans issued to children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) after an investigation raised “significant concerns” about its review process.

Local government and social care ombudsman Michael King found Luton Borough Council had not been reviewed or amended a child's EHC plan. Picture: LGA
Local government and social care ombudsman Michael King found Luton Borough Council had not been reviewed or amended a child's EHC plan. Picture: LGA

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