What’s New? - There is new legislation.
The new legislation for ALN will bring about several main changes including:
These changes mean that children and parent(s)/ carer(s) and young people will:
Children and young people who have additional learning needs will now get this support for longer. The new system does not give all young people with ALN an automatic right to continuous education up until the age of 25. Some young people may be able to get this support until the age of 25 if they have a reasonable need for education and/ or training.