Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) resources
Specialist services for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
- Personal budgets
- Special Schools
- All schools support
- Early years support for children with additional needs
- SEND Young People's Information Advice and Support Service
- Funding for SEN in mainstream schools
- SEN support
- Parental Request Form for Education Health and Care Needs Assessment
If you feel your child's needs are not being met at school support level you can request a full assessment of your child's needs.
- Guidelines for Education Health and Care Needs Assessments
For schools, colleges and other professionals supporting children and young people with SEND in Tower Hamlets.
- Tower Hamlets Support for Learning Service (SLS)
- Targeted support
- Accessibility Plan
- Travel assistance
- What if I don’t agree with decisions about SEN provision?
- SEND Strategy Early Engagement Summary 2017
- What information Tower Hamlets expects schools and settings to provide for children, young people with SEND and their families
- Evaluation of the Annual Person Centred Reviews
- SEND: 19- to 25-year-olds’ entitlement to Education Health and Care plans
- Bullying UK
Help for parents, children and schools.
- Contact a Family A national charity for families with disabled children that provides information, advice and support.
- Council for Disabled Children An umbrella body for the disabled children's sector bringing together professionals, practitioners and policy-makers.
- Independent Panel for Special Education Advice (IPSEA)
Free advice on appealing to the special educational needs tribunal.
- National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS)
Provides support, information and advice for deaf children, young people, their families and professionals working with them.
- Young Minds
Children's mental health charity.
- Talking Point
Information on children’s communication.
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TfA can help with general enquiries regarding accessible transport in London.
- Transport for London (TfL) Accessibility
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