Check out the latest information and advice on coronavirus (COVID-19).
Welcome to Derby’s Local Offer - a hub of information and advice for children and young people from 0 to 25 with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and their families. To understand more, please see What is the Local Offer.
In response to the Government’s announced regarding temporary changes to some of the legal duties and timescales, here is the Joint statement from Pauline Anderson and Parent Carers Together on behalf of Local Area SEND in Derby
To minimise disruption to services at this challenging time, the best way to contact the Local Offer Team is by email: Local.Offer@derby.gov.uk The Council also has webpages dedicated to the Coronavirus or COVID-19.
The Department fro Education's Coronavirus helpline is available between 8.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday. Tel: 0800 046 8687 or Email: DfE.firstname.lastname@example.org
What is SEND?
Children and young people with SEND all have learning difficulties or disabilities that make it harder for them to learn than most children and young people of the same age. These children and young people may need extra or different help from that given to others.
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