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SEND in schools

This page has been created specifically for Early Years in schools. You will find information that will support you and your staff. Concerns about a child Early Years SEND 0-5 Pathway Inclusion Funding Supporting children to communicate Bi-Borough Autism Advisory Service EHC Needs Assessment EHC…

SEND inclusion passport and exemplar

SEND inclusion passport template SEND inclusion passport exemplar

SEND information and guidance for Early Years Practitioners

Concerns about a child Early Years SEND 0-5 Pathway Our vision for EY in the Bi-Borough SEND funding EY SEND audit SEND assessment in the EY EHC Needs Assessment EHC Plan Early Intervention Service team (formerly Short Breaks) Referrals Inclusion passport and exemplar Transition report…

SEND Local Offer

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 you can download the Local Offer as an icon on your phone? Visit the Local Offer Autism Zone SEND Children and Young People's…

SEND Referrals

0-5 referral pathway Multi-agency assessment and referral form (MARF) Child Development Service Educational Psychology (EP) Speech and Language (SALT) Occupational Therapy (OT) Autism EY Intervention Team Hearing support Visual impairment Children physiotherapy Should you have any queries, please contact the Early Years Advisory Team

SEND resources and guidance for practitioners

Range of different resources and advice for professionals can be found here. Community occupational therapy resources Speech and language therapy advice Sensory processing difficulties Autism spectrum condition Hearing impairment/Deafness Down's syndrome Additional support for professionals SEND pen portrait NASEN Resources

SEND Toolkit

The SEND Toolkit is a comprehensive document for Early years professionals and includes useful links, proformas and local Bi-borough information. Exemplar SENIF Exemplar EHCNA SEND toolkit

SEND training and support for schools and settings

This page brings together council-commissioned training options for schools and settings in Westminster relevant to supporting children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND).   View the sections below to find out more about the different training packages that are available. 

SEND Training for EY practitioners

  Early Years SEND Local Offer Federation of Westminster Special Schools Training and Outreach Service Speech and Language Therapy (SALT) Service Tri-Music Together – Music in the EYFS Contact us

SEND useful documents

SEND strategies and plans Supporting children with SEND EY funding for children with SEND What you need to know about SENIF SEND toolkit and exemplar forms SEN support flowchart Early years SEND audit