Support in Early Years discussion

Following engagement events in November and early December 2021, an independent report has been prepared.  The report outlines the feedback from parents and early years settings on provision from the Early Years Area SENCO and Portage services.  

The report recognises the value of both services while acknowledging the capacity issues being experienced. The report evidences the value of these service while highlighting areas of improvement that be made. 

“We do not learn from experience… we learn from reflecting on experience”. John Dewey 

This report reflects on the experiences that were shared with the aim of learning from them to shape ongoing service improvement.  You can read the full report here.

We would like to thank everyone who gave their time and shared their experiences and views with us.