Children and Young People’s Service (CYPS)
This team is based at Benton House and offer a specialised service for young people up to the age of 18 on emotional and behavioural problems. Your child will need to be referred to this service by a health professional, Social Care or your child’s school.
Provides support for carers of someone who lives in Newcastle. They offer free and confidential information and advice.
Newcastle Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Information, Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS)
This service provides information specialising in education matters and includes information and signposting on social care and health issues.
Contact: Judith Lane
Tel: 0191 284 0480
The Local Offer describes the services available for children/young people with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) aged 0-25 and their families.
Contact (was Contact a Family) are a national charity that help families who care for disabled children, giving information and advice.