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School, education and learning

COVID-19 / Coronavirus We have created a page to provide service updates and useful resources relating to Family Information. Please click here to access the page We want our directory to be as helpful and easy-to-use as possible. All feedback from parents, professionals and young…

SEND

Information about Covid-19 / Coronavirus - can be found here. Concerns about a child Inclusion Funding EHC Needs Assessment EHC Plan Referrals Training Speech and language monitoring tool and videos Resources & guidance SEND Related Information Contact Us

SEND funding

Early years settings include nurseries, pre-schools and childminders providing early education for children up to the age of five. These settings are expected to meet the needs of most children from their core budget. However, if early years settings are unable to meet a child's…

SEND Local Offer

COVID-19 We have created a page to provide service updates and useful resources relating to SEND.  Please click here to access the page. We are continually reviewing and developing the Local Offer and would welcome your feedback. Please complete our short survey or contact us. Did you know…

SEND Referrals

Information about referral processes. Multi-agency assessment referral form Early Help Short Breaks training for providers Hearing Support Visual Impairment

SEND related information

SEN strategies and plans Supporting children with SEN Early Years funding - for children with SEND What you need to know about SENIF Early Years SEN Toolkit SEN Support Flowchart EY SEND Audit

SENIF

The enhanced SEN Inclusion Fund (SENIF) is available to ensure the inclusion of children with additional needs in early education.  The enhanced SENIF is for:  3-and 4-year olds (no matter where they live) who are taking up any number of hours of free entitlement who have lower level or emerging SEN and those who…

Setting up a home-based childcare business course

The Bi-borough Childcare and Early Education Service deliver free information sessions for Westminster and RBKC residents interested in becoming a registered childminder. These sessions are delivered by Glynis Mates who is the Bi-borough Early Years & inclusion Advisor for childminders.   The Bi-borough Home-based Childcare Course…

Setting up new Childcare provision

Setting up new provision If you are considering setting up new childcare provision such as a nursery, the following information may help. Before making an application your initial steps should be to: Read the information documents on the right hand side. Download and read the ‘Early Years…

Sexual Health

Sexual health is an important part of physical and mental health as well as your emotional and social wellbeing. It's important to take care of your sexual health and to talk about sex and relationships with your loved ones. More information on Sexual Health can…