When your child first gets a statement of special
educational needs from the Local Authority (LA) it
can be a very stressful time. Your child may have
struggled at school for a while.
Parent Partnership is here to support you. We are
here to help you understand the paperwork and
processes and to support you to have your views
heard and we can do this together.
This leaflet tells you what a statement is
and what happens when you get your child’s
statement. We show you how the
statement is split into parts and how these parts
should be read together.
This information should help you to understand your