The world of SEND can be confusing but help is at hand! There are a number of services and people in Gateshead that can help you to understand the different SEND processes and support you through them and also help get your voice heard.
Careers Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG)
The Careers IAG Team has an extensive history of working within Special Educational Needs & Disability (SEND)- assisting the local authority...
SEND Information, Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS)
A one stop shop for parents, carers and young people with SEND offering independent advice, information and support on SEND provision and processes....
Independent Advice and Support Services Network
The Independent Advice and Support Services Network explains how and where children and young people (under 25 years old) can get independent advice...