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Coronavirus

Due to the rapidly changing COVID-19 situation, some of the organisations listed on here are still in the process of posting service updates. Many phone lines and websites are still available, but some contact details have changed. Try the organisation's own website if you're having difficulty getting through.

If you have any queries, please email us at dos@reading.gov.uk or fis@reading.gov.uk

Transition - Becoming an adult and preparing for the future

This section is designed to provide information for young people with Special Educational Needs and/or Disability (SEND) on support and services available to help them make informed choices about their futures. This sections includes information on a wide range of subjects, including the following:

  • Post-16 education setting and services including further education
  • preparing for and finding employment including careers advice, apprenticeships, traineeships and support available from employment agencies and other services
  • financial support
  • transition to adulthood
  • support for independent living including developing life skills, accommodation and housing options, eligibility for social care or health support
  • support for social opportunities
  • support for transition between social care and health services for children to those for adults

We are updating this section on a regular basis; if you would like a service listed under this section them please let us know by emailing us at localoffer@reading.gov.uk  or call us on 0118 9373777 (option 2)

Updated June 2019

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