14 and over

All children have a right to full-time education up to the age of 19, and many children with special educational needs benefit enormously from these last few years, whether they stay on at school or move on to a college of further education or into training.

Planning for the future
Further education for young people with SEND
Tips for choosing further education
Involving young people in decisions


What happens after school? It’s a big worry. Christina’s very happy at the moment, and I’m pleased with the school she goes to. There’s no way she would be happy living at home.


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