Assessment and support

SEN support, education, health and care (EHC) plans and the Common Assessment Framework (CAF). Part of the SEND local offer.

Assessment and support

SEN support, education, health and care (EHC) plans and the Common Assessment Framework (CAF). Part of the SEND local offer.

What is SEND?

Definitions of special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).

SEN support

Help that your child will get at their nursery, school or college if they have special educational needs (SEN).

Education, health and care (EHC) plans

What an education, health and care (EHC) plan is, who can have one and how to request an assessment.

Education, health and care (EHC) plan annual review survey

A survey to tell us whether the support in a child or young person's education, health and care plan makes a difference to their progress and development.

The Common Assessment Framework

Information for parents and carers about the Common Assessment Framework (CAF) Team around the family (TAF) meetings and lead professionals.

Carer's assessments

How to get help in your caring role.

Personal budgets

Money to buy specialist provision set out in an education, health and care plan.

Information for professionals

Forms and guidance for EHC plans and templates for your establishment's SEND local offer.

Your feedback

If you have comments or feedback you want to give us on the SEND local offer then please get in touch.