Welcome to the Southend-on Sea Local Offer - this is where you can find support or information aimed at helping you as a parent or carer of a child or young person with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities (SEND).
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
You can contact the Local Offer team
As a result of Covid 19, SEND services are not currently operating business as usual. The Civic Centre is closed and the SEN team are working remotely with safeguarding the vulnerable as our highest priority. Any work outside of this area may take longer to respond…
For regularly updated reliable information on the coronavirus situation, please keep an eye on www.southend.gov.uk/coronavirus. It includes: Symptoms and what you should do How to keep active and busy when staying at home Helping our neighbours School information Support for businesses
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