Important documents, guidance and information for professionals and service users
On this page you will find SEND specific information around government guidance, additional information for parent/ carers and information published to support the work of educators, health and care professionals.
Statutory Guidance for all
SEND code of practice
This report, from September 2014, details GOV.UK: Statutory guidance SEND code of practice: 0 to 25 years.
DfE SEND Guide for parents and carers
This report is a guide on the GOV.UK: SEND: guide for parents and carers.
Children and Families Act 2014
Full details of the Act can be found on GOV.UK, Children and Families Act 2014.
Additional resources for Parents and Carers
If you think a child or young person is at immediate risk of significant harm, or is injured, contact the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) on 0300 4560108 (out of hours emergency duty: 0845 6070 888) or if there is immediate danger phone 999.