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Supported Internships

Supported internships are a structured study programme based primarily at an employer. They enable young people aged 16-24 with a statement of SEN, a Learning Difficulty Assessment or an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP),  to achieve sustainable paid employment by equipping them with the…

Travel Training, Taxi Cards, Freedom Passes and more

As young people grow up, they will want to and need to be more independent travellers.  This section has information about the support offered in Wandsworth to help young people with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) develop their skills and confidence.  This may start at different…

Update on proposed resource base at Riversdale School

On 15th February the Council published statutory proposals to open a resource base for up to 20 pupils aged 3 to 11 with an Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and / or Speech, Language and Communication Needs at Riversdale Primary School from 1st September 2018.  The…

Wandsworth Carers Guide 2017

A carer is someone who without payment provides help and support to a relative or friend who could not manage without their help due to frailty, illness, disability, a mental health condition or substance misuse. For more information download the Wandsworth Carers Guide. Carers Support…

The Wandsworth Clinical Commissioning Group

The Wandsworth Clinical Commissioning Group is a group of GP’s who are responsible for designing local health services. Wandsworth Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is responsible for planning, commissioning or ‘buying’ and monitoring health services for the people who live in the borough, including: Rehabilitation care…

Wandsworth Strategy for Children and Young People with SEND aged 0 – 25, 2020-2024

Wandsworth Children’s Services, NHS South-West London Clinical Commissioning Group (SWLCCG) and Positive Parent Action as the Local Area partners, offer a warm welcome to the readers of our SEND Strategy 2020 – 2024. This strategy marks a significant point along our improvement journey in the…

Wandsworth's SEND Local Offer Map

This new map shows many of the activities and support services that make up Wandsworth’s SEND local offer for 0-25 year olds with special educational needs or disabilities (SENDs) and their families.   Side one shows where you’ll find local leisure centres other sports activities, parks…

Wandsworth's Short Breaks Service Statement

The Wandsworth Short Breaks offer is designed to give families of children and young people with disabilities access to a range of different short breaks opportunities. Wherever possible families should to be able to access their breaks without the need for further assessment. Please read the  Short…

What if my child needs extra help at school or has Special Educational Needs (SEN)?

If you think your child or young person may have a special educational need that has not been identified by their school or nursery, you should talk to your child’s teacher first, or ask to see the Special Educational Needs Co-Ordinator (SENCO) or Headteacher.  The SENCO…

What is Safeguarding? Leaflet

This is a leaflet about safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people. This leaflet is for anyone interested in finding out more about safeguarding children and young people. The leaflet explains: what safeguarding is and what it includes the ways in which…