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Post 16 specialist college- help!

(4 Posts)
Hebbi3 Thu 18-Jun-15 19:16:32

Does anyone have any experience of applying to their LEA for a specialist post 16 place? We started our application a year ago, and are still battling. This is partly due to a change in legislation from LDA, To EHCP, but mostly due to the delay tactics of the LEA.
We are all angry and frustrated, any advice welcome.

KeepBadgering Fri 19-Jun-15 16:21:42

I'm sorry, I wish I could help, but we are following in your foot stepsand its already over run 20 week limit by a month with no end in sight.

Hoping someone else can advice, for both our sakes.

Samcro Fri 19-Jun-15 16:25:01

can't give advice as seems to differ depending where you live. but just to give you hope, it took a while to be agreed but my dd did 16 plus and is now in a specialist college (out of area) for post 19

Anomia10 Sat 04-Jul-15 22:20:15

Seek advice from Maxwell Gillot! Assuming your daughter has no money other than benefits, she can apply for Legal Help - then their advice is free for her! They can write some letters to your LA to get them moving!

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