Supporting Pupils with Additional Needs
Local Offer Leicestershire – How Can The Local Offer Help?
We can help you find services for children and young people with SEND up to the age of 25. You can start finding services by searching on this website.
In addition to helping you find services, the Local Offer:
- Helps you understand what schools and service providers are required to do for SEND children and young people.
- Helps the parents and carers of young people with SEND find support for themselves.
- Clarifies who is responsible for services for SEND children and young people.
- Gives you the information you need to ensure your SEND child can thrive.
For more information. please visit the Leicestershire County Council Website.
SEN Support Services
Here are just a few support services that many of our parents use. If you know of other agencies and support services that you find useful please do let us know and we can add them to the school website.
The Parent Partnership Service was created to support families whose children have or may have Special Educational Needs (SEN). In particular, the service aims to explain the processes and procedures associated with Special Educational Needs, and offers information and support to help families understand and navigate their way through the system. This is now known as SENDIASS.
The British Dyslexia Association offer advice and support for children and adults with dyslexia.
ADHD Solutions are an organisation set up to provide information, help and support for children, young people, and adults with ADHD – Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder – their families and anyone who supports them or works with them. They currently work across Leicestershire and Rutland. They are based at St Gabriel’s Community Centre, Kerrysdale Avenue, Rushey Mead, Leicester, LE4 7GH. Telephone: 0116 261 0711.