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Suffolk SEND Strategic Steering Group

Following the results of the Suffolk Parent Carer Network’s (SPCN) survey, the Suffolk SEND Strategic Steering Group has issued a response on where and how we can work together to improve services and outcomes for families and children / young people with special educational needs and disabilities across…

Your feedback – what happens next?

The Local Offer website makes it easier for you to provide feedback and suggestions for improvements to the people who run services, activities or offer support to children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities, and their families. When you submit your feedback,…

ADHD

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a group of behavioural symptoms that include inattentiveness, hyperactivity and impulsiveness. Symptoms of ADHD tend to be noticed at an early age and may become more noticeable when a child's circumstances change, such as when they start school. Most…

SEND Programme Board Update - March 2018

March 2018 It is now over a year since SEND Services in Suffolk were inspected and while we have been working very hard across education, health and care services to make improvements for the long term, we realise that we have not been very good…

You said, we did 2015-2016

A collection of feedback we have received in previous years and our responses.  View the latest developments here.

SEND Programme Board Update - April 2018

Following the April meeting of the Suffolk SEND Programme Board, which is the group that oversees the implementation of the Suffolk SEND Strategy and Statement of Action, we are providing a progress update on the first two sections of the action plans.  These are about…

Social clubs and befriending groups

Clubs and activities There are many friendship clubs and befriending services, and groups specifically for men and women where you can meet new people and join in social activities. Many ethnic community groups in Suffolk organise cultural and educational activities, and offer advice, friendship and support. Telephone…

Independent advice and support

The new system aims to empower families and give them more choice and control. This can be daunting for some so we want you to have as much support as possible so you can be informed and confident. The Special Educational Needs and Disability Information,…

Early years and childcare

"We believe that all children are entitled to go to any early years and childcare provision and to have their needs identified and met." Christina Lewis, Strategic Lead - Early Years and Childcare At Suffolk County Council we promote equality and inclusion, particularly for disadvantaged families, children…

Social Care and Early Help

Disabled children and young people have the same rights as other children and we want to make sure that we are able to offer the correct support, to ensure they have the same opportunities as other children. Suffolk County Council has a duty to assess…
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