SEND Green Paper

The government has published a green paper (discussion document) on the future of the special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and alternative provision system.

You can read the proposals here (Over 100 pages long)

Here you can read shorter summaries:  


National PCF

DPCV are collating parent carers views via a short survey which includes 10 questions, focussing on themes relevant to parent carers

You can complete the survey HERE

Closing date: Sunday 10th July 2022

There are many other sources of information on the SEND Reforms

The Council for Disabled Children and the Department for Education are running a virtual consultation event on 23 May, 10am-3.30pm. Register here:

Steve Broach SEND Barrister (DPCV AGM 2021 Speaker)

Seashell charity have teamed up with Steve Broach (39 Essex Chambers) to offer a free webinar on the new SEND reforms on 24 May 10am – 12:30pm  Register here:

You can also complete the government consultation 22 questions here :