We’re keen to hear your views and opinions about our new special educational needs and disabilities strategy for children and young people in Kent.
Read the consultation and have your say.
Who to speak to first if you think your child has special educational needs and what will happen next.
Includes what to expect from your early years provider Portage - supporting pre-school children with SEND pre-school children with sensory impairments
Includes apply for and choose schools starting and changing schools transport options
The move towards adulthood can be challenging. You'll need to consider issues such as housing, education, work and adult social care.
Includes what EHC plans are for annual reviews phase transfers personal budgets
Health services that support children and young people with their physical, emotional and mental health needs.
Find out how we are taking on board your feedback and improving our service.
Contact numbers for our SEND teams and SEND support groups.
Information for families about SEND services during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Read the SEND strategy, dyslexia policy and the autism pathway documents.
There are many voluntary organisations, support groups and advice charities active in Kent that can help you, often for free.
Search for services and activities