Education for children with MS in Scotland (factsheet)

Publish date: 
Mar 2013

Attending school or college can, at times, be difficult for pupils with a long-term condition such as MS. This factsheet is intended as a guide to the services and support that are available in Scotland to pupils, teachers, parents, schools and colleges. It covers:

  • MS and education in Scotland
  • How can the local authority help?
  • How can schools help?
  • How can teachers help?
  • How can parents help?
  • What are a pupil's rights in the education system?
  • Managing absence from school
  • Taking medication at school
  • Equality Act 2012
  • Useful organisations

For information covering England, Wales and Northern Ireland, see our other Education factsheet

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