The Marion Centre works closely with the Local Authority Autism Support Team, hosting ASD awareness training for local authority school and non-school based staff and post diagnostic workshops for parents/carers.
The landscape of Special Educational Needs (SEN) is changing as Welsh Government unveil the new Additional Learning Needs and Education Tribunal (Wales) Act. In readiness for the full implementation of the ALNET (Wales) Act we hold Person Centred Annual Review meetings considering the following questions
- What we like and admire about...?
- What is working well?
- What is not working or could be better?
- What is important to... now?
- What is the best way to support... ?
To understand better how the new approach to ALNET (Wales) Act please click on the link to access a video which explains the proposals; https://beta.gov.wales/additional-learning-needs-transformation-programme-introduction. A Welsh Government factsheet can be found by clicking on the link https://beta.gov.wales/sites/default/files/publications/2018-06/aln-factsheet-how-will-the-act-affect-local-authorities.pdf
"Through the Marion Centre the school makes excellent provision for the specific needs of students with Autistic Spectrum Conditions" Section 50