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Neurodiversity (741A/23)


  1. Do you have any generic policy documents for supporting officers with Neurodiversity conditions?
  2. If yes to Q1 can I have a copy of the document / documents?
  3. Do you have any specific policy documents for offering support for the following conditions: Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dyscalculia, attention deficit hyperactive disorder and autistic spectrum disorder?
  4. If yes to Q3 can I have copies of any of the policies?
  5. Does your force have any specific support organisations or groups for officers with neuro diversity conditions?
  6. Does you force have any routine screening for new recruits in terms of identifying any neurodiversity conditions to assist in supporting them through training?
  7. Under the police constable degree apprenticeship what additional support is provided to police officers in terms of balancing:  Managing a degree while still being expected to undertake the role of a police constable for officers with neurodiversity conditions.
  8. Does your force have a specific portfolio holder or named individual overseeing support for officers with neurodiversity conditions as part of their job role.


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