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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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Appropriate Provision Education and Inclusion service (Local Offer)

This page is about the Appropriate Provision Education and Inclusion Service. The service works with students aged 5-16 who struggle. It aims to improve educational outcomes for these students. The service works with early years settings primary schools secondary schools appropriate provision providers The service…

Neuro Developmental Disorders (Local Offer)

Neuro Developmental Disorders Neurodevelopmental disorders are disabilities in the functioning of the brain. This can affect a child's behaviour, memory or ability to learn. The disorders include dyslexia, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism.   'Neurodiversity' is a term that refers to the natural differences between people. It can be…

Autism (Local Offer)

Autism This page is about Autism or Autism Spectrum Conditions (ASC). ASC can affect: how a person interacts with other people how they communicate patterns of restricted, stereotyped or repetitive behaviour Autism is a lifelong neurological condition. People are born with it, do not grow…