Special Educational Needs & Disabilities


Think Autism Strategy - webpage

At the most recent LD and MH provider forums we said that we would forward a link to the Autism strategy after it had been approved by Cabinet.

Would you please be able to forward the link to both forums please?


Help with training…

We are looking for specialist provider(s) that could help in the development and delivery of a bespoke package of non-accredited training for parents in County Durham who have children/young people with SEND. We are looking for fresh ideas with long term results that are meaningful.

The modules that need to be covered are …
Module 1 EHCP SEN Support- ** already in place
Module 2 Health and Well being
Module 3 Personal Development, Independence and Independent Living
Module 4 Friends, Relationships and Community Inclusion
Module 5 Education/Employment and Other Enrichment Activities
Module 6 Keeping Safe ( PREVENT, Safeguarding, Bullying & Harassment etc.)

Ms Sam Scotchbrook Network Development Officer - Advice in County Durham Direct line: 0191 3726704 / Mobile: 07967344447

The Local Offer . - Sign up to promote your activities 

We are looking at improving the information that we hold on the Local Offer. If you know of a group or venue for families with SEND please encourage them to sign up and add their information!

It's easy to do and it's FREE! Register at www.countydurhamfamiles.info

Kind regards Claire Claire Alexander Multimedia Officer - Campaigns and Publications Durham County Council Room 5/123, County hall, County Durham, DH1 5UG Tel - 03000 268 929

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