SLCN Briefing for Health Audiences
To support all health audiences, and clinical commissioning
groups (CCGs) and Health and Wellbeing Boards specifically, to get
a better understanding of SLCN, its prevalence and impact for
children and young people, The Communication Council has produced a
short briefing paper. It also outlines some key ways health
professionals can help to improve outcomes for these children and
This briefing is available to download here.
The briefing has been referenced in guidance from The Department
of Health to Health and Wellbeing Boards on children and young
people with SEN and complex needs. You can find that paper here.