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Deaf children's services

Published Monday, September 10, 2018

On 13 September 2018, there will be a Westminster Hall debate on Deaf children's services, sponsored by Jim Fitzpatrick MP, and starting at 1:30pm.

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The House of Commons Digital Outreach Team, in conjunction with Jim Fitzpatrick MP, are running a corresponding Facebook page and webpage to gather public opinion on this topic.

This debate pack will outline the support provided for children with special educational needs (SEN) in England. This is the framework under which children with hearing impairments will usually receive assistance. This pack also collates some recent news articles, press releases, parliamentary material and research that considers the provision of services for deaf children across the UK.

Commons Debate packs CDP-2018-0192

Authors: Robert Long; Alexander Bellis

Topic: Special educational needs

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