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Education, Health and Care Plans

The process of support for children and young people who have special educational needs and disabilities.

Somerset SENDIAS (Special Educational Needs and Disability Information, Advice and Support) is a free, confidential and impartial service open to all children, young people and their families on matters relating to special educational needs and disability from birth to 25. SENDIAS can provide support by phone, email or through an arranged face-to-face appointment. You can find out more on the SENDIAS website 

Somerset Parent Carer Forum (SPCF) is open to any parent or carer of a child or young person from birth to 25 with additional needs. There is no need for a specific diagnosis of needs to get support, as SPCF believes help and support should be made available to all, no matter what stage of the journey. Find out more on the SPCF website

Last reviewed:September 30, 2022 byJennifer

Next review due:March 30, 2023

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