Disability / Special Educational Needs

 
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National charity providing impartial advice, info and training on independent living including equipment

W: www.dlf.org.uk

T:  0300 999 0004

Diverse Abilities

Dorset's disability charity supporting children and adults with profound physical and learning disabilities across the county.

W: https://diverseabilities.org.uk/

T:  01202 718266

The Wessex Autistic Society

Voluntary organisation, which aims to ensure that people with Autism receive appropriate education, care, support and individual development services

W: www.wessexyouthtrust.org.uk

T:  01508 571 230

Support for Families & Carers

PoPPs - Poole Parent Partnership Service

Impartial and confidential help, information and support to those living in Poole who care for a child or young person with special educational needs. 

W: http://archive.poole.gov.uk/education-and-learning/parental-support/poole-send-information-advice-and-support-service

T:  01202 261933

Poole Parent Carer Forum

The Poole Parent Carer Forum are a group of parents with children and young people with special needs and/or disabilities aged 0-25. They support and train parent carers & support them to be involved in shaping future services in health, education, adult and social care.

W: www.poolepcf.org.uk

T:  07786 892 084

Support for Young People

The Children’s Learning Disability Service

The Children's Learning Disability Service works with children/young person aged 0-18 years and their family who have a learning disability and mental health problem - Consultants in Psychiatry of Learning Disabilities, Clinical Psychology and Occupational Therapy, Family Therapy, Art Therapy, Play Therapy, Nurses and Sleep Practitioners.

W: http://learningdisabilitiesdorset.uk/

T:  01202 584353

Support for All

Disabled Living Foundation

National charity providing impartial advice, info and training on independent living including equipment

W: www.dlf.org.uk

T:  0300 999 0004

Diverse Abilities

Dorset's disability charity supporting children and adults with profound physical and learning disabilities across the county.

W: https://diverseabilities.org.uk/

T:  01202 718266

The Wessex Autistic Society

Voluntary organisation, which aims to ensure that people with Autism receive appropriate education, care, support and individual development services

W: www.wessexyouthtrust.org.uk

T:  01508 571 230

Support for Families & Carers

PoPPs - Poole Parent Partnership Service

Impartial and confidential help, information and support to those living in Poole who care for a child or young person with special educational needs. 

W: http://archive.poole.gov.uk/education-and-learning/parental-support/poole-send-information-advice-and-support-service

T:  01202 261933

Poole Parent Carer Forum

The Poole Parent Carer Forum are a group of parents with children and young people with special needs and/or disabilities aged 0-25. They support and train parent carers & support them to be involved in shaping future services in health, education, adult and social care.

W: www.poolepcf.org.uk

T:  07786 892 084

Support for Young People

SEND Dorset Local Offer

Dorset's Local Offer for children and young people from 0-25 years with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND)

W:dorsetforyou.gov.uk/local-offer

Support for All

Disabled Living Foundation