Advice and Support

Groups you can meet up with, online support and information. There's lots of help available for you and your family

Local Organisations

If you want help that's close to home we have some excellent local support organisations that can give you independent information

Independent Supporters

Help for children that are being assessed for an Education Health and Care Plan or switching from a Statement of Special Educational Needs

Helpful Leaflets

Leaflets about SEND and related issues that you can download and print or read online

Factsheets & Resources

Factsheets and resources about special educational needs and disabilities related topics

Who's Who

People that you might work with, or be referred to while your child is at nursery, school or college

Educational Psychology Service

We work with children and young people, their education providers, parents and carers to give the advice and support they need


Our Parent Partnership can help parents and carers of children with special education needs or disabilities.

Dorset Combined Youth Offending Service

Dorset Combined Youth Offending Service