This area will include:

  •  DFE guidance and policies
  • Guidance for health services
  • Examples of school specific policies

Resources and Links

 

DFE Guidance

 

For local authorities

 

Ensuring a good education for children who cannot attend school because of health needs Statutory guidance for local authorities January 2013

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/269469/health_needs_guidance__-_revised_may_2013_final.pdf

For schools

 Supporting pupils with medical conditions at school

Statutory guidance about the support that pupils with medical conditions should receive at school.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/supporting-pupils-at-school-with-medical-conditions–3

 

For parents

 

Help for children with a long-term illness or disability

Illness and your child’s education, your rights and support if you have a disabled child.

https://www.gov.uk/childcare-parenting/help-for-children-with-a-long-term-illness-or-disability

 

Guidance for Health Services

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/hospital-education-a-guide-for-health-services/hospital-education-a-guide-for-health-services

 

School Specific

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Examples of specific hospital education policies