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Livewell Southend / SEND Local Offer

I am a Young Person

Welcome to the Southend-on-Sea Local Offer - this is where you will find support and information aimed at helping you.

There are 3 ways to find what you are looking for:

  • You can use the search facility at the top of the page
  • You can search by topic
  • Or, you can read the answers to these questions by clicking on them (below)

What is an Education, Health and Care Plan and how do I get one?

What is a personal budget?

Who can help me with SEND processes and policies?

What housing options are available if I want to live independently?

How can I make friends and get involved in my community?

There are lots of clubs and activities you can take part in.

Some of these include:

You may also want to watch this Video to help you stay safe.

"Tricky Friends" is a short animation to help people to understand what good friendships are, when they might be harmful, and what they can do

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MJpzxS4Jbp0

What learning, training or employment options do I have now that I have left school?

Can I get help with transport to college or training?

How do I raise a concern or make a complaint?

Where can I get help with my mental health?

There are lots of organisations who can help you. You can find them all here

Get some help with your mental health

What things do I need to think about as I become an adult?

 Last updated: 26 Jan 2022

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