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Children with Additional Learning Needs - Independent Mediation

Mediation support services are available to families with children who have additional learning needs.

Mediation Services

Mediation Service for Families with Children who have Additional Learning Needs

Good communication among parents/carers, school and West Lothian Council Education Services is the key to positive relationships and partnerships.

The Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004 includes a requirement for education authorities to have in place arrangements for mediation, involving independent mediators, to aim to resolve disputes between parents and the authority and/or school regarding a child who has additional support needs.

Common Ground Mediation is an independent mediation organisation for families in West Lothian.

This a free service for all families with children who have additional learning needs.

If you would like further information on what the mediation service can do for you please contact:

Common Ground Mediation
PO Box 24093
Edinburgh
EH7 9EG
Tel: 0131 553 5200 or 07507 511 502
e-mail: info@commongroundmediation.co.uk or Web: www.commongroundmediation.co.uk