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Family Fund - providing grants to low-income families raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people

19 May 2020

Children with special educational needs and disabilities in England will benefit from £37.3 million of direct support in 2020-21, which is expected to help more than 75,000 families in England. Families with children that have complex needs and ...

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Mental Health Awareness Week

18 May 2020

The focus on this year's Mental Health Awareness Week is Kindness. The theme of kindness was chosen because of its ability to unlock our shared humanity. Kindness strengthens relationships, develops communities, and deepens solidarity. Kindness ...

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COVID-19 - Opening schools and educational settings to more pupils from 1 June: Government guidance for parents and carers

15 May 2020

This document is from the UK Government website: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers/reopening-schools-and-other-educational-settings-from-1-june  These are very ...

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COVID-19 - EHCP temporary legislative changes

14 May 2020

Education, health and care needs assessments and plans: Key points on temporary legislative changes relating to coronavirus (COVID-19) Securing provision The duty on early years providers, schools and colleges to co-operate with the local ...

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Logo Launch

13 May 2020

Some of the most recent developments within Bradford's SEN services are the new logos for the: Local Offer and SEND Ambassadors, SEND: No Limits! Please click here to see them, find out how they were developed and some comments ...

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New Local Offer Logo

7 May 2020

We are delighted to reveal our new Local Offer logo which has been coproduced with children, young people, and families over the past few months. This is as part of the feedback we've had to help make the Local Offer more accessible and identifiable ...

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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.