Bournemouth Council

Money

There are lots of different types of funding you can get if your child had special educational needs or disabilities to help them reach their potential

Benefits Guide for Young People With Disabilities

An outline of benefits for young people with disabilities or long term illnesses and their families

Personal Budgets

A personal budget is a set amount of money we set aside to pay for some, or all of the services we set out in an EHCP

Direct Payment

If you want to manage your personal budget yourself you can ask for a direct payment

Help Getting To & From School

Personal travel budgets give you freedom to make whatever arrangements you feel are best to get your child to and from school

How SEND Support is Funded in Schools

The cost of providing SEN support in mainstream schools is shared between us and the school

Disabled Students' Allowance

If you're in higher education and you've got extra costs because of your disability you may be able to claim Disabled Students' Allowance

Personal Budget Policy

We're currently re-writing our Personal Budgets Policy. In the meantime, here is an outline of what you can expect to be included in the policy

 

 

Contact Us

Telephone

General Enquiries

01202 451451

Address

Customer Services Centre

St Stephens Road
Bournemouth
BH2 6EB

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