The SEND Code of Practice 0-25 specifies both who can make a request for an EHC assessment and also gives guidance about how EHC assessments should be carried out.

Oldham Local Authority have produced a guide to Education, Health and Care Plans. You can access this guide using the following link:

Oldham Guidance - Education, Health and Care Plans 

Oldham SEND IAS Service can provide support to Parents, Carers and Young People throughout the EHC Assessment process, including making a parental request for an assessment of need. Please contact Oldham SENDIAS Service for further Information, Advice or Support about Education, Health and Care Plans.