Educational Psychology Service

  • Type of SEND provision:


The Educational Psychology Service (EPS) provides a wide range of services to schools and other educational providers.

The EPS provides services to:

  • Children and young people in Somerset aged from 0 to 25 with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)
  • Early years settings, pre-schools, schools and colleges
  • Families of children with SEND

The aim of the EPS is to improve outcomes for children and young people with SEND by assessing:

  • Communication, language and interactional skills
  • Cognition and learning skills
  • Social, emotional and mental health needs
  • Sensory and physical and/or medical needs
  • Environmental factors

General info

Further information

  • Are you eligible
  • The EPS specifically provides a wide range of services to support the development and progress of Somerset’s vulnerable learners aged from 0 to 25.

  • How to access
  • If you would like to contact the Educational Psychology Service, please phone 01823 357000 or email

    Schools and settings – please phone 01823 357000 to seek immediate support in the event of a critical incident. Please see the guidance documents on our website for more information.

  • When is it available
  • Contact provider for details