SEND: Resources for Parents & Carers

Please click on one of the links below to find out useful information regarding a variety SEND related topics.


ADHD: Information for Parents Carers and Children

What is ADHD? A Guide

All About Autistic Spectrum Disorder for Parents and Carers

Derby SEND Information and Advice Support Service (SENDIASS)

SENDIASS: The Local Offer

SENDIASS: Education Health and Care Needs Assessment for Children in Early Years Settings or at School

SENDIASS: Education Health and Care Plans

SEND Parent Workshops: Spring 2017

DfE: SEND Guide for Parents and Carers

DfE: Reforms Guide for Parents

DfE: Reforms Guide for Children and Young People

NHS: Speech and Language - Encouraging Communication

NHS: Speech And Language - Supporting Children who Stammer

NHS: Speech And Language - What Do You Need To Do If You Don't Understand What Your Child Says

NHS: Speech And Langugage - Advice On Language Development

Umbrella Independent Support Group

Understanding Dyslexia: A Guide for Families

The National Autistic Society: What is Autism?


Special Educational Needs and Disabilities - Local Offer:

Derby SEND Information, Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS):

British Dyslexia Association:

Young Minds - Young People's Mental Health and Wellbeing:

The National Autistic Society:

Speech and Language Therapy Service (Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS FT):

Umbrella Independent Support Group: