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Education health and care needs assessment in the early years

This guidance has been written for parents and professionals working with children in the Early Years Foundation Stage (up to and including their Reception Year). It outlines the criteria which will be used by the Local Authority in deciding whether to agree to an Education Health and Care (EHC) Needs Assessment for children with Special Educational Needs. The document should be read in conjunction with our documents on Education Health and Care Needs Assessment in North Somerset.

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