Support for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)

School transport, SEND inspections, guide for health professionals, reform funding for local authorities.

Services

  1. Children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)

    Children with special educational needs (SEN) can get the help they need to get an education - SEN support, education, health and care plans, SEN before September 2014

  2. Apply for school transport for a child with special educational needs and disabilities

    If your child can't walk to school because of their special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) your local council must provide transport

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Guidance and regulation

  1. SEND: guide for parents and carers
  2. Local area SEND inspection: framework
  3. Adoption support fund (ASF)
  4. Local area SEND inspections: information for families
  5. SEND: guide for early years settings
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News and communications

  1. £45m boost for young people with SEND
  2. Social care commentary: protecting disabled children
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Research and statistics

  1. Residential special schools and colleges: support for children
  2. Children’s services omnibus
  3. Children in need of help and protection: data and analysis
  4. Local area SEND inspections: one year on
  5. SEND disagreement resolution arrangements in England: review
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Children in need of help and protection: call for evidence
  2. Residential special schools and colleges: a call for evidence
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