This page has a range of information on Special Needs and Disability (SEND) which we hope you find useful.
Other sources of useful information:
In It Together is the parent participation network for Northumberland for parents and carers of children/young people with special educational needs and disabilities.
- Tel: 0772 919 2909
- Website: www.in-it-together.org.uk
Contact a Family is a national charity providing information, advice and support for families of disabled children.
- Tel: 0808 808 3555
- Website: www.cafamily.org.uk
Coram Children’s Legal Centre is the UK’s leading children’s legal charity. They provide free information, advice and representation to children, young people and their families.
- Tel: 0808 802 0008
- Website: www.childrenslegalcentre.com
IPSEA (Independent Parental Special Education Advice) is a registered charity offering free and independent legally-based information, advice and support to help get the right education for children and young people with all kinds of special educational needs and disabilities.
- Tel: 0800 018 4016
- Website: www.ipsea.org.uk
Learning Disability Matters for Families gives parents, carers and families straightforward, pragmatic, realistic information that is aimed to help them day to day, know where to go for further help and understand what they are entitled to. Find information on; rights, advice and guidance; health related issues; support services and useful resources.
- Website: www.learningdisabilitymatters.co.uk