Northumberland SEND Information, Advice and Support Service (Previously known as Northumberland Parent Partnership Service)

The Northumberland Parent Partnership Service is a free and confidential service which provides impartial information, advice and support to parents and carers of children with special educational needs and disabilities.

The service helps parents and carers to work in partnership with others involved in their child’s education by:

  • offering practical advice and support in understanding the special educational needs and disabilities ‘system’
  • listening to parents and helping them to express their views
  • helping parents to prepare for meetings and attending meetings with them, if required
  • helping parents with the paperwork;
  • helping parents to explore the options open to them for their child’s education
  • putting parents in touch with other organisations and groups that can support them .

The service can be contacted on 01670 623555 or at parentpartnership@northumberland.gov.uk.  Link to website: http://parentpartnership.northumberland.gov.uk

Who to contact

Contact Name
Alison Bravey
Contact Position
Northumberland SEND Information, Advice and Support Service Officer
Telephone
01670 623555
E-mail
alison.bravey@northumberland.gov.uk
Website
parentpartnership.northumberland.gov.uk

Where to go

Address
County Hall
Morpeth
Postcode
NE61 2EF

Local Offer

Local Offer Description

The Northumberland SEND Information, Advice and Support Service is a free and confidential service which provides impartial information, advice and support to parents and carers of children with SEND (special educational needs and disabilities) and children and young people with SEND.

The service helps parents and carers to work in partnership with others involved in their child’s education by:

  • offering practical advice and support in understanding the special educational needs and disabilities ‘system’
  • listening to parents and helping them to express their views
  • helping parents to prepare for meetings and attending meetings with them, if required
  • helping parents with the paperwork;
  • helping parents to explore the options open to them for their child’s education
  • putting parents in touch with other organisations and groups that can support them .

The service can be contacted on 01670 623555 or at parentpartnership@northumberland.gov.uk.  Link to website: http://parentpartnership.northumberland.gov.uk

Contact Name
Alison bravey
Contact Telephone
01670 623555
Contact Email
alison.bravey@northumberland.gov.uk
Local Offer Age Bands
Primary (4-10 years)
Secondary (11-16 years)
Transitions to Adulthood (16+)
Early Years (0-4 years)
Needs Level
Medium
SEN Provision Type
Universal

Last updated on: 29/03/2016

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