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The SEND Pathfinder Champion Programme 2014/15 has now ended. From 1st April 2015, there is a SEND Regional Network in each region, supported by the Delivering Better Outcomes Together consortium.


Delivering Better Outcomes Together - Programme Overview

The Delivering Better Outcomes Together consortium is a partnership between Mott MacDonald, the Council for Disabled Children (CDC) and the National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTi), with Mott MacDonald as the lead contractor. The consortium will provide a range of services to support Local Authorities and their partners with implementation of the SEND Reforms. 

Further information on the consortium and what each of the strands deliver can be found on the Council for Disabled Children website here.


Latest news

Departmental Advice on Transition Reviews

Minister Edward Timpson announced in his letter to local authorities that the maximum time period for a local authority starting a Transfer Review of a statement of SEN on or after 1 September 2015 would be extended by four weeks.

The legislation to make this change came into force on 1 September 2015 and can be accessed here. The DfE have also published a new edition of the Departmental Advice on Transition Reviews to accompany this legislation.





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Children & Families Act
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Richmond House in London


'Support and aspiration: A new approach to special educational needs and disability' sets out the Government’s vision of a radically different system which supports better life outcomes for young people, provides parents confidence by giving them more control, and transfers power to professionals on the front line as well as the local community.

Contact the Support Team:

If you have any queries, please direct these to or call the helpline on 0207 651 0308.