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Deadline approaches to apply for secondary school place

24 Oct 2022

If your child was born between 1 September 2011 and 31 August 2012 you need to apply now for a place in a secondary school starting in September 2023. You should already have received information about making an application from your child’s ...

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Bradford local area SEND Inspection Update

21 Oct 2022

Dear parent/carer, We want to update you on the inspection of the district’s Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities (SEND) services that was carried out by Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in March this year. Following that ...

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FREE training for secondary schools

18 Oct 2022

  FREE Training on 28th November 2022, 9am to 12.30pm at The Pamela Sunter Centre, Bingley For those working with children in secondary schools: TOPICS Expectations matter – how do we see people with Down syndrome? What is it? Health ...

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Down Syndrome Act - Consultaion deadline approaches

14 Oct 2022

  The call for evidence continues and the deadline is 8th November. There are questionnaires on health, education and social care and links can be found below. Your responses will go direct to the civil servants who will be writing the ...

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Is your child electively home educated?

11 Oct 2022

Bradford Council is launching a review into elective home education. Elective home education is a term used to describe a choice by parents to provide education for their children at home or in some other way they desire, instead of sending them ...

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Down Syndrome Training & Support October 2022 Newsletter

11 Oct 2022

  Down Syndrome Training & Support October 2022 Newsletter and a poster promoting dance taster days this month. Its our AGM this Saturday 15th October – see newsletter for details and …. Tickets are also available for our youth Christmas ...

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The Bradford SEND Local Offer is a free and impartial service provided by Bradford Council. The information contained within the website is available for the purposes of identifying services and provision that are available to children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities. This information does not represent a recommendation or an endorsement of a Service or Provider and neither does the Bradford Council or its partners make any representations or warranties as to the accuracy of the information.

Anyone seeking to use or access a service or provision is responsible for undertaking their own checks to determine the suitability and fitness for purpose of that service and provision. Some providers will be registered and inspected by external agencies, such as Ofsted or the Care Quality Commission. Anyone working with children and young people will be required to have appropriate Disclosure and Barring Service Check (the replacement for the Criminal Record Check), safeguarding policies and insurance in place, which they should make available to you on request.