IPSEA – Independent Parental Special Education Advice
They offer free and independent legally based information, advice and support to help get the right education for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
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.
Select SEND Local Offer
(New name for Contact a Family)
Helping families who care for disabled children.
Tel: 0808 808 3555
Look for advice in your area – select North East