University of Edinburgh

Know Your Rights: Update on current legislation and benefits for children and young people with sensory impairments and Networking event

Presented on Tuesday, 20th November 2018 at Hazelwood School, Glasgow


This session provided up to date information on current legislation on the rights of the child and young person with sensory impairments (deaf/visually impaired). Catriona Thomson from Enquire presented information about current legislation.

After the presentation there was time for networking, representatives from NDCS were also available during this time to answer questions.

Participants said

"Useful update to legislation."

"Where to find resources and direct parents."

Target Audience

Teachers of the deaf, teachers of visual impairment, mainstream teachers, support staff, educational psychologists, habilitation and rehabilitation workers, parents and carers.


Catriona Thomson, Information and Development Officer, Enquire