The Holway Centre, Byron Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 2JD
Somerset SENDIAS (Special Educational Needs and Disability Information, Advice and Support) can give children, young people and their parent carers information, advice and support about SEND. This can include information on Education, Health and Care (EHC) Needs Assessments and Plans.
The service is free, confidential and impartial.
Somerset SENDIAS offers:
SENDIAS aims to encourage children, young people and their parent carers to be part of decision making to improve education, health and care outcomes.
All schools, childcare and SEND providers must make their policy and provision for children with
Special Educational Needs (SEN) available on their website. This is usually published in the
provider's SEN information report. This link takes you to where you can find this provider's
SEN information report.
If you cannot find what you are looking for or you have questions about the provider's SEN
provision, you should contact the provider directly.
We usually hold some information about a provider's policy and provision and you can find what
we do hold here.
Somerset SENDIAS is for:
parent carers of children and young people (aged 0 to 25) with SEND
children and young people (aged 0 to 25) with SEND
Phone or email for information, advice and support.
The phone line is open between 10am and 3pm during term time and operates a reduced service during holiday periods.