Children with SEN

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Together for Children provides services, activities and events for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, our staff are currently working from home, therefore, if you'd like to speak to someone in the SENDIASS team please email sendiass@sunderlandcarers.co.uk in the first instance.

Information and support for parents and carers

Our Facebook page - Sunderland SENDIASS - provides up to date information for parents and carers of children with special educational needs and disabilities. 

The Sunderland Information Point and Local Offer website offers information and support for children and young people aged 0 to 25 with special educational needs and disabilities and their families and carers.

Special Educational Needs (SEN) Team

Our Special Educational Needs (SEN) Team carries out statutory functions on behalf of Sunderland City Council in relation Education, Health and Care (EHC) needs assessments and Education Heath and Care Plans (EHCPs). 

Find out more about the SEN Team on the Local Offer website.

SEND Portal

Our SEND Portal contains a range of information and guidance documents around special education needs and disabilities. You can access the SEND Portal here.

Useful information

The Language and Learning Partnership (LLP) is a multi-agency partnership.

Behaviour Support Services in Sunderland.