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SEND Strategy 2019 - 2024 (Local Offer)

What is the SEND strategy?  The SEND Strategy 'SEND is everybody's business' sets out what Peterborough and Cambridgeshire wants to achieve over the next five years for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). It will be supported by an action plan that sets out in more…

Hate Crime (Adults and Local Offer)

Hate Crimes Hate crimes are crimes against a person or property. The victim views that the crime is motivated by prejudice towards a part of their identity. This could be: Disability Race or ethnicity Religion or belief Sexual Orientation Gender Identity A victim does not…

Local Offer Parent Carer Participation

Parent Carer Participation Parents have asked to have their own page on the SEND Information Hub. You have asked for information on a range of areas and somewhere you can interact. We are unable to make this page interactive at the moment, so this is…

Support, Advice and Information for Parent Carers and Carers (Local Offer)

As parents and carers, we tend to focus on meeting the needs of our children, young people and family members.  This section of the SEND Information hub (Local Offer) is all about support and information that may be of use to you as carers. You…

Domestic violence and abuse

Domestic violence or abuse can happen to anyone. Find out how to recognise the signs and where to get help.  Domestic violence, also called domestic abuse, includes physical, emotional, economic and sexual abuse in couple relationships or between family members.   It call also include coercive…

Staying Safe (Local Offer)

Staying Safe Parents of young children know all too well the importance of thoroughly childproofing the home. However, for parents of children with learning, social and behavioral issues, safety is a particularly pressing concern regardless of the child's age. Parents must modify their children's environment…

Preparing for Adulthood - Employment (Local Offer)

Preparing for adulthood - Employment Employment is a very important part of life. When people have a job, they feel part of society, they have a purpose, make new friends plus have money in their pockets to buy the things they want. There are a…

Sensory Impairment (Local Offer)

What is sensory impairment? The term sensory impairment means a diagnosis of: Vision impairment Deafness or hearing loss Multi sensory impairment (which means having a diagnosed vision and deafness or hearing loss with at least a mild loss in each sense.  This is also called Dual Sensory…

Learning Disabilities and Autism Programme (Local Offer)

What is the Learning Disabilities and Autism Programme? The Learning Disabilities and Autism Programme (formally Transforming Care), can improve the lives of children, young people or children and adults with autism and/or learning disability with behaviour that challenges and/or mental health issues.  It is about improved support…

Are you hoping to go to college (Local Offer)

Hoping to go to college? This page includes helpful information if you are planning to go to college. What help is available? Ask your school or college SENCO and careers advisers about how they can help you decide on: Which course Which college How to get help…