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Additional Information for Parents and Carers of Children who have Additional Needs:

The Local Authority are responsible for ensuring that they provide details of how information, advice and support related to SEN and disabilities can be accessed and resourced.  This is identified in the Local Offer published on the kent.gov.uk website. The Local Authority are required to provide information to parents regarding:

'the provision they expect to be available across education, health and social care for children and young people in their area who have SEN or are disabled including these who do not have an Education, Health Care Plan (EHCP)'

http://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/special-educational-needs/about-the-local-offer

Are there any other support services that could help?

National Network of Parent Carer Forums http://www.nnpcf.org.uk/

Infomation, Advice and Support Kent for Parents  http://www.kent.gov.uk/iask

Family Information Services http://www.daycaretrust.org.uk/nafis

Autism Education Trust www.autismeducationtrust.org.uk

Dyslexia SpLD Trust www.thedyslexia-spldtrust.org.uk

I CAN - the children's communications charity http://www.ican.org.ukMental Health 

MindEd www.minded.org.uk

Please contact the school if you need any further information and we will be happy to signpost you to the appropriate Outside Agency/Charity or Organisation that would best help you.

The Federation of The Downs and Northbourne is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all Governors, staff, volunteers, parents and carers to share this commitment.