Supporting Early Years Settings in supporting children with Special Educational Needs
During covid-19 you can contact the Early Years SEND Advisors, they have also produced an "Early Years Updated COVID-19 Outreach SEND" leaflet which has their contact details and fun activities to try. Please see attached document in Downloads.
- Meetings with settings and parents about children with additional needs.
- Training Courses for professionals
- Network Meetings for Early Years SENCOS
- Advice to families & professionals
- Observations of children in the setting and advice.
- Advice on applying for additional funding and EHCP
The Family Information Service provides information on the SEND Local Offer on behalf of Brighter Futures for Children, which is contracted to deliver the SEND/Local Offer service. Brighter Futures For Children - Website
Where to go
- The Avenue Centre
- RG30 4BZ
- Is there a charge for
using this service?
- Charges for Training Courses
- Referral required
- Referral Details
Referral for observations of children in the setting require parents permission
Please see parents permission form attached.
- Other notes
Please note I have a hearing impairment and may not be able to answer the phone straight away due to background noise. Please leave a message and I will get back to you as soon as possible, Thank you in advance.
This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.