This part of the Local Offer outlines the education, health and care services available for children from when they are born to just before they start school and the support and advice available.
For advice about your child’s individual needs, please speak to your health visitor, your GP, or child’s nursery.
If your child is not in nursery or if you have additional questions, you can contact the Education and Early Years’ Service on 020 7332 1002.
Local authorities have a legal duty to make arrangements to provide information and advice to parents and carers of children with special educational needs and/or disabilities.
The following organisations can also give you advice about special educational needs:
Independent supporters are trained to help families and young people through the new Education, Health and Care (EHC) needs assessment process.