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Guidance on statutory visits to children with special educational needs and disabilities or health conditions in long-term residential settings

Please view the Statutory Guidance on visiting children with special educational needs and disabilities or health conditions in long term residential care .(November 2017)

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/visiting-children-in-residential-special-schools-and-colleges.

The guidance is aimed primarily at local authorities, health bodies and health or educational establishments.

Based on The Visits to Children in Long-Term Residential Care Regulations 2011, the guidance covers safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people placed in residential schools, hospitals, and other residential establishments for consecutive periods of three months or more.