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There's a lot of help available in the early years, including from health visitors and family centres.
If SEN support isn't enough, then an Education, Health and Care Plan might be the next step. Here's the full process.
Find courses, clubs and events for you and your family, and short breaks and childcare too.
Learn about the education support your child is entitled to, the different types of education available and how to get help to access learning if your child can't go into school.
Learn about the financial support you can apply for yourself, and what funding is available to education providers too.
Thinking about your child's future early can help to relieve some of the worries you might have. We've got advice for how you and your child can prepare.
Find services who can help children and young people with SEND, and learn more about how you can access specialist support.
There are a lot of organisations who can support the parents, carers and families of children and young people with SEND in Hertfordshire.
Tell us what you think of a service or our website, and find out about complaints processes for schools, the council and the NHS.
This webinar explores in depth some of the possible underlying reasons behind the anxiety that is likely to be causing any demand avoidance, and what a parent can do to minimise this anxiety by addressing the root cause.
"After watching your webinar, I feel I understand my son better and feel better able to listen to him and hear what he is trying to communicate. I feel I better understand the role I can play as his parent in supporting him and feel I have gained an armoury of ideas to help him and our family. You have injected our family with new energy and hope. Thank you."
(Parent September 2020)
More information and booking on Yvonne Newbold's website
Tuesday 19 January in the evening, 8pm - 10pm
Cost £2.50 - free places are available for those facing financial hardship
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