The Independent Support Service provides free advice and support for parents of children or young people with special educational needs and disability, through the statutory assessment education, health and care (EHC) plan processes.
Support for parents and/or carers
Parents and carers of children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities sometimes need additional support and advice. This might be for themselves, or to help them to get the best support they can for their children and young people.
- SEND guide for parents and carers
- SEND guide for parents and carers - Easy Read
- SEND guide for children and young people - Easy Read
Support for military families
Parents serving in HM Armed Forces can also access the Children's Education Advisory Service, an information, advice and support service established specifically for Service parents. It covers any issue relating to their children’s education, including special educational needs.
Have your say
We want to make sure that Peterborough's Local Offer continues to develop to meet the needs of children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities, and their families. To let us know your views please fill in our online feedback form.