EHC assessment process – guidance and forms for parents, carers, children and young people

Our Story (Appendix K1)
My Views (Appendix K2)

Guidelines and examples of formats for schools and others for completing a child's/young person's contribution to an Education, Health and Care (EHC) needs assessment (Appendix K2).

My Views guidelines

There are various formats for you to use or you may choose to use a format which you have developed with the child/young person. Please select the format most appropriate to the age and understanding of the child/young person.


Support4SEND was formerly Parent Partnership Service.

A free, confidential, impartial information advice and support service in Hampshire for all parent carers of children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and for children and young people with SEND.

Education, Health and Care (EHC) needs assessment procedures

This document explains the EHC needs assessment procedure in full:

EHC needs assessment procedures - a guide for parents and carers
Hampshire's SEN funding in mainstream schools

This document describes SEN funding arrangements in mainstream schools.

Hampshire's SEN funding in mainstream schools

Draft Education, Health and Care (EHC)
Provision in Hampshire

The Post-16 provision in Hampshire is for young people with SEN attending post-16 provision in 2016/17 and young people transferring to post-16 provision in 2017/18.

Provision in Hampshire 2016/17 summarises the wide range of services, specialist advice and provision available for children and young people with Education, Health and Care Plans in Hampshire.

Checklist for visiting colleges
Checklist for visiting schools

Details when Hampshire County Council can provide assistance with transport; how travel assistance will be provided; privilege travel.

Transport to school or a resourced provision for children and young people with EHC plans
Questionnaire for parents, carers and young people

We constantly review the quality of the service we provide for children and young people with special educational needs and/or disability and their parents/carers so that we can assess our performance and identify areas where improvement may be made. We would be grateful if you could complete this questionnaire and will also welcome any additional comments you may wish to make.

Education, Health and Care needs questionnaire
Further information

Department for Education (DfE)

Government services and information