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Early Years - children 0 to 8 years old

If your child has special educational needs or disabilities (SENDs), lots of help and support is available to you with their development, learning and behaviour and with finding childcare for them.  This section of the Local Offer website is about these services and how to find them.

Wandsworth’s Children’s Centres support all families with children aged 0 to 5.  If your family is facing particular challenges, the Enhanced Children’s Centre offers a range of support for families with children 0 to 5 with SENDs.

Portage’s home visitors provide support service to families of children aged up to 3 and a half  with SEND in their own home.  This is just one of the services available from the Early Years Inclusion Advisory Service.

The Supporting Disabled Children's Service is a social care team that works with children who have substantial and permanent disabilities.

Emerging Needs pathways to identify and support children with emerging social and communication needs.

Visit the Education section of the Local Offer website for more information about schools for children of school age with SENDs.

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