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A parent's guide to autism

Parents often feel relieved when they finally receive a diagnosis of autism, because they have an explanation for their child's behaviour. Receiving a diagnosis may come as a shock, and it can take a while to accept what you're being told.  It can sometimes be…

People with learning disabilities and autism

The Suffolk Learning Disability Partnership works to achieve the vision of people with learning disabilities living good ordinary lives as part of their community, with the right support, at the right time, from the right people. The Suffolk Learning Disability Partnership is an independent partnership of self-advocates,…

Person centred planning

Person-centred planning is a process of learning and listening, taking into account the needs, thoughts, concerns and opinions on what is important now, and for the future. This approach aims to help children and young people to: Be at the heart of the process Identify…

Plans to create more places for specialist education in Suffolk - January 2019

The Cabinet will review recommendations put forward by a cross-party Policy Development Panel on Tuesday 29 January 2019. Working together with parents/carers, education providers, partners and children to establish what support they need, Suffolk County Council wants to create more specialist education places in the…

Policies, procedures and statutory guidance

Please use the links below to find copies of Suffolk County Council policies and procedures as well as statutory guidance relating to SEND. If you cannot find the policy you are looking for, please email localoffer@suffolk.gov.uk.

Preparing for Adulthood and Employment

The Local Offer supports young people aged 16-25 to have positive experiences and should help them to progress towards gaining employment and contributing to their local communities. It can be an exciting time of new opportunities, choices and increased independence but, it can also be…

Primary Mental Health Workers for Schools in Suffolk

What are Primary Mental Health Workers (PMHWs)? Primary Mental Health Workers (PMHWs) offer consultation, support and guidance to school staff working with children and young people who are showing mild to moderate mental health concerns. School staff can contact their Primary Mental Health Worker if they…

Proposed new model for Children, Young People and Families Mental Health services in East and West Suffolk

There are new proposed plans for mental health services for children and young people in East and West Suffolk. The plans are being made together with East and West Suffolk Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG), Norfolk and Suffolk Foundation Trust (NSFT) and partner orgainsations who work with…

Psychology and Therapeutic Services and the Specialist Education Services

The Psychology & Therapeutic Service (P&TS) and the Specialist Education Services (SES) work together to support schools and children with SEND across the whole of Suffolk, in a variety of different ways. Click the links to the individual teams at the bottom of the page…

Q and A Response to the SPCN Annual Survey

The annual Parent Carer Satisfaction Survey, in relation to education, health and care services for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, showed that families are still finding it difficult to get the information that they need. As a direct result of…