Special Educational Needs & Disabilities
Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Information, Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS)

SENDIASS offers impartial, confidential information, advice and support for parents and carers of children and young people (aged 0-25) with special educational needs or disabilities and children (16 years and under) with special educational needs or disabilities. 

Access to this service is via the FISH helpline: 

Tel: (01482) 396469

SENDIASS will respond to your enquiry within two working days. 


National helpline for parents and carers in any part of the UK with a disabled child aged from birth to 25. Your child can have any kind of disability or additional need, and you do not need to have a diagnosis.

Freephone - 0808 808 3555

Click HERE to access the website

KIDS Children and Young people SEND Information, Advice and Support Service

A young people's information, advice, support and advocacy service, including special educational needs, disabilities and health and social care matters across the county. The service aims to help young people take an active part in decision making about their future by giving impartial, confidential and accessible advice and information.

Telephone number - 01482 467540

Click HERE for the KIDS website