RNIB has given evidence to an Education Select Committee inquiry on the effect of the coronavirus crisis on children with vision impairment and additional needs.
New report shows significant cuts to funding for specialist education services supporting children and young people with vision impairment since 2017.
On 26 July the Education Committee published a report on school and college funding, clearly stating that SEND funding is inadequate.
Hampshire County Council cuts funding for children with special education needs. We are urgently calling on the Education Secretary Damian Hinds to challenge this decision.
Parents are calling on the government to increase funding for education support services for children and young people with vision impairment.