Ombudsman calls for fair treatment of children with SEN
Fair treatment for children with Special Educational Needs (SEN) is being called for by the Local Government Ombudsman (LGO) in a new report.
Pensioner denied chance to die at home beside his brother
A retired South Yorkshire miner was prevented from going home to die beside the brother he had lived with his whole life, because of a string of errors by the five organisations tasked with looking after him, an investigation has found.
Somerset authorities urged to review training following man’s death
A report by the Local Government Ombudsman (LGO) and Parliamentary and Health Services Ombudsman (PHSO) has found two Somerset authorities should have done more to safeguard a vulnerable man’s health.