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Social care and support for young people with SEND

Information about social care for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
Aids adaptations and equipment
Find information on equipment and adaptations for the homes of children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
Children with disabilities eligibility criteria
As defined in the Equality Act 2010 a disabled person is someone who has a physical or mental impairment, and that impairment has a long term adverse effect on the person’s ability to carry out normal day to day activities.
Financial support
See what benefits are available for families of children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
Get help completing forms for your child with SEND
You can get help completing forms for your child with SEND on Mondays Tuesdays and Fridays.
Health and social care for children and families
We provide services that protect, care for and support children, young people and their families in the borough.
Short breaks
Short breaks are a way of giving parents/ carers a break from their caring responsibilities. Short breaks can also benefit the disabled child or young person.
Support groups
If you care for a child or young person with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), you can find a support group to meet other parents.

Support for children and young people with SEND

This page is part of the 'local offer' for children and young people with special educational needs.

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