SEN support and EHC plans

The education, health and care plan documents have been reviewed and we've produced some more guidance to help everyone involved in the process.

To ensure you are using the latest versions, please download and use the documentation below and not any versions you have previously saved.

One page profile 

The one page profile has replaced the 'all about me' profile.  Please refer to the guidance document and examples for further information.

EHC assessment request 

Please use the relevant form and guidance below to ask the local authority to carry out an education, health and care (EHC) needs assessment.  

Form Guidance
Early years EHC assessment request form (DOCX 182 KB) Early years EHC assessment request guidance (PDF 194 KB) 
Parent EHC assessment request form (DOCX 178 KB) Parent EHC assessment request guidance (PDF 163 KB)
Post 16 EHC assessment request form (DOCX 187 KB) Post 16 EHC assessment request guidance (PDF 184 KB)
Primary and secondary EHC assessment request form (DOCX 185 KB) Primary and secondary EHC assessment request guidance (PDF 184 KB)
Young person EHC assessment request form (DOCX 179 KB) Young person's EHC assessment request guidance (PDF 93 KB)

EHC assessment advice forms

Please send the accompanying guidance document with the relevant form when requesting advice for the EHC needs assessment process.

Form Guidance
Early years EHC assessment advice form (DOCX 182 KB) Early years EHC assessment advice guidance (PDF 194 KB)
Primary and secondary EHC assessment advice form (DOCX 183 KB) Primary and secondary EHC assessment advice guidance (PDF 191 KB)
Post 16 EHC assessment advice form (DOCX 186 KB) Post 16 EHC assessment advice guidance (PDF 189 KB)
Parental EHC assessment advice form (DOCX 179 KB) Parental EHC assessment advice guidance (PDF 158 KB)
Young person EHC assessment advice form (DOCX 179 KB) Young person EHC assessment advice guidance (PDF 95 KB)
Social care EHC assessment advice form (DOCX 178 KB) Social care EHC assessment advice guidance (PDF 148 KB)
Other professional EHC assessment advice form (DOCX 180 KB) Other professionals EHC assessment advice guidance (PDF 180 KB)
Educational Psychologist EHC assessment advice form (PDF 49 KB) For reference only
Medical EHC assessment advice form (DOCX 101 KB)   

EHC plan

  • EHC Plan Template.pdf (PDF 199 KB)
  • SEN support

  • SEN Support Plan (DOCX 191 KB)
  • Annual reviews