Content

Freedom of Information Request

SEN direct payments

Received: 8 May 2022

I'm doing a report for ITV News on the amount of money being given in direct payments to the families of children with special educational needs (SEN). Please could you provide me with the following information.

1a) In 2016, How many children with SENs were supported by the council providing 'direct payments' to their parents/guardians?

1b) In 2021, How many children with SENs were supported by the council providing 'direct payments' to their parents/guardians?

2a) In 2016, What was the total amount paid out by the council in 'direct payments' for children with SENs?

2b) In 2021, What was the total amount paid out by the council in 'direct payments' for children with SENs?

2a) In 2016, What was the council's full budget for SEN provision?

2b) In 2021, What was the council's full budget for SEN provision?

Outcome / Documents

  • Response (some exempt) - application/pdf - Download