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Caring for someone with autism

If you care for someone with autism, their wellbeing will be your main concern but don't ignore your own needs. Getting help and support and the occasional break will be good for you as well as the person under your care. Benefits and help for…

Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)

Article provided by The National Autistic Society website Pathological demand avoidance (PDA) is a profile that describes those whose main characteristic is to avoid everyday demands and expectations to an extreme extent. This section explains what a PDA profile is and the assessment process. It also links to some…

My Child's Special Educational Need/Disability

Below you will find links to information on specific conditions. Please note that this area of the website is still in the early stages of development.  We have started with providing information on the most commonly diagnosed conditions but if you think that we have missed some out or if there is a condition…

The Safe Places Network

Southampton Safe Places Network We are contacting services and businesses in the city, to ask them to join the Southampton Safe Places Network, part of the national network: Safe Places - Keep Safe with Safe Places  The Safe Places Network Any service or business that…

What does Special Educational Needs mean?

The term 'special educational needs' has a legal definition. Children with special educational needs have learning difficulties or disabilities that make it harder for them to learn than most children of the same age. Special educational needs fall under four broad areas: communication and interaction…

SEND Area Wide Offer

Support for Children, Young People & Young Adults with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities in Southampton. Schools and other educational settings are expected to help most children overcome the hurdles their difficulties present as part of meeting their educational needs, but a much smaller number…

Mediation and disagreement resolution

Mediation aims to help resolve disagreements for children and young people that are being assessed for or have an EHC Plan, whilst disagreement resolution arrangements are available for parents of and all children and young people with SEN, not just those who are being assessed…

EHCP Frequently Asked Questions

Please click on the questions below to find the answers to the most frequently asked questions about Education, Health and Care Plans.

Something is not as expected

All children are individual and will develop at different rates. However, to get a general idea ‘milestones’ are used to help track your child’s development and to give an indication as to whether they are progressing at a ‘typical’ rate. This page contains responses to the…

Talking to Children about what's happening in the News - Ukraine

Sometimes things that happen in the world can make us and our children, young people and adults feel sad, anxious or confused. We've put together some resources below that can help you talk to your children, young people and adults when they are feeling scared…
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