All schools should have a clear approach to identifying and responding to SEN. The benefits of early identification are widely recognised – identifying need at the earliest point and then making effective provision improves long-term outcomes for the child or young person. (Reference Chapter 6 SEND Code of Practice 2015)
Advice on where to get help and support with childcare and early education.
This section provides information about the health and social care professionals and services that support children and young people with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND).
Read about the latest updates, find out how you can get involved and give us your honest feedback on the Local Offer.
Families Information Service provides information, advice and guidance for parents, carers, practitioners, children and young people on a wide range of services and activities/events available in Doncaster and beyond.
Information on schools, colleges, alternate provision and education support services for people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and their carers.
The Local Offer provides information for children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) and their parents or carers in a single place. It shows families what they can expect from a range of local agencies including education, health and social care.
Find out which organisations can give you independent help.
Doncaster SENDIAS provides information, advice and support (IAS) to parents, carers, children and young people in relation to Special Educational Needs (SEN) and Disability and related health and social care issues.
Preparing for adulthood is a process that all young people go through when they move on from being a teenager and become an adult.