Services to support children and young people with SEND
There are services locally that support children and young people with SEND, their families, their setting or school.
Parents and carers can access some of these services. There are other services that need a referral from the school, setting or a professional.
Find out more about these health services:
Select the service to find out more information or to contact the service:
See the table for independent services. Select the service to find more information or to contact the service:
|Independent services||What support the service provides||Who can access the service|
||Help in the home to young families who are dealing with difficulties like bereavement, illness or depression. Families must have at least one child under the age of 5.
||Parents or families.
|SEND Information, Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS)
||Helps children, young people and families by offering advice, information and support.
National charity that supports families of disabled children. Support includes:
- free information workshops
- local information
- information guides
- opportunities to meet other families
- resources for professionals
|Parents, carers, other family members and professionals.
|Parent Carers Together
The voice of parent carers of children and young people with SEND in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
|Anyone can become a member by joining online.
Global Mediation provide a disagreement resolution and mediation service for children with SEND.
|Parents and families.
Search for services
Search our Family Information Directory for more services locally to support your child.