Special Education Needs Post 16 Transport Consultation February 2nd, 2015 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: bbc The Council is working closely with a range of stakeholders on delivering the Government’s Special Educational Needs and/or disability (SEND) reform and one of the key themes coming out of that work from young people is the need to promote and encourage independence as they move into adulthood. We believe one of the key ways of doing this is to support young people with SEND to use public transport safely. The Local Authority also needs to review its policies and practices from time to time and linking these two things together we are consulting on changes to the Council’s Transport policy for Post 16 students with a view to promoting independent travel for young people with SEND who attend Further Education schools and colleges. We are seeking your views and you can complete a questionnaire by visiting the Sefton Consultation Finder. If you are School or SEN staff please visit http://tinyurl.com/odhf8jm Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 or 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Instagram www.instagram.com/otsnews Related Comments comments!