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Newly diagnosed or new to Wandsworth?

Just found out you or your child has or may have special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND)?  Or have you recently moved to Wandsworth with a child or young person with SEND? Want to know where to go next, who can help, what services and support are available?…

Ofsted's plans for area SEND inspections

From Ofsted - 17 July 2020 - Update for Directors of Children's Services (DCS)    Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) are going to be visiting local areas in the autumn term to help strengthen special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) services following COVID-19 disruption. These…

The Participation Project

Wandsworth Children’s Services is committed to listening to, and hearing the voices of the borough’s children. We have been on an improvement journey over recent years and are determined to keep improving our services, both those we provide, and those we commission. But we can’t…

SEND reforms Key Working e-Learning from the Council for Disabled Children (CDC)

These free online modules from the Council for Disabled Children (CDC) are designed for a multi-agency group of professionals from across health, education and care and will empower professionals to implement these key working functions when working in partnership with young people and their families as…

Single Pathway

The Single Pathway is a way of ensuring that children with complex and significant needs can access appropriate services in order to receive suitable support. A team of experienced professionals from Wandsworth education and Early Years and Intervention Support Services (EYISS), therapies, community paediatric service…

Wandsworth Carers Guide 2017

A carer is someone who without payment provides help and support to a relative or friend who could not manage without their help due to frailty, illness, disability, a mental health condition or substance misuse. For more information download the Wandsworth Carers Guide. Carers Support…

Wandsworth's SEND Local Offer of Support during the Coronavirus Outbreak

Local SEND support services are mainly still suspending face-to-face meetings and are asking people to phone, email or use other digital routes to keep in contact.   This is how your local services are doing this- THRIVE Wandsworth's Activity and Wellbeing page has lots of ideas…

Wandsworth's SEND Local Offer Resources during the Coronavirus Outbreak

To help you get through this difficult time, we have gathered on this webpage some of the fantastic resources and techniques created by our expert professional colleagues. You can find some national SEND resources on the GOV.UK website. These include educational apps and games, and will…

Wandsworth's SEND Local Offer: National Resources during the Coronavirus Outbreak

To help you get through this difficult time, we have gathered on this webpage some of the resources created by expert professional colleagues across the UK. There is a Signposting Tool - How to Get Help on the GOV.UK website. It covers a range of circumstances including…

What is Safeguarding? Leaflet

This is a leaflet about safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people. This leaflet is for anyone interested in finding out more about safeguarding children and young people. The leaflet explains: what safeguarding is and what it includes the ways in which…