SEND Teams - SENCO Guide
Within the Local offer, you will also find information for a number of SEND teams with the Council.
- 0 - 25 Statutory Assessment Team
The 0 to 25 SEND Statutory Assessment Team coordinate the statutory support for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
- The Communication Interaction Team
They work with children and young people who have speech, language and communication needs. This also includes children and young people on the autism spectrum.
- The Early Years Inclusion Service
They work with pre-school children aged 0-5 years with additional needs and/or disabilities.
- Educational Psychology Service
They support the educational progress, development, mental health and wellbeing of children and young people from 0-25 years with complex special educational needs and, or a disability.
- SEND Children's Occupational Therapy Service
They provide support and services to children and young people (up to age 18) and their families, with permanent, substantial and/or complex physical disabilities.
- Children's Disability Team
They provide support for disabled children and young people, their families and carers.
- Plymouth Advisory Team for Sensory Support (PATSS)
They help children and young people (CYP) with a sensory impairment by supporting and enabling independent learning and the development of appropriate life skills.
- The Gateway
Can be used for any general information, advice and support that relates to a child pre-birth through to 18 years of age (or 25 in relation to SEND matters).
- Virtual school
A service provided to promote and support the education of looked-after children (children in care) and care leavers.
- Plymouth Children's Safeguarding Board
Responsible for improving the wellbeing of children in the area
This page is part of Plymouth's Local Offer.
This page was last updated on 3 December 2020