Ask for a Child’s Needs Assessment

If you have special educational needs or a disability you can ask for an assessment to support you as you become an adult.

How personal education budgets work

Who can get an education personal budget, which is money we've identified to provide support listed in an education, health and care (EHC) plan, and how they work.

Independent financial advice

When you plan your care and support for now or the future, it may help to speak to a qualified Independent Financial Adviser.

Pay for residential or nursing home care

The cost of a care home depends on the care provider, the type of care you need and how much money you have.

Pay for your care and support at home

The cost of care and support depends on the care provider, the type of care you need and how much money you have.

How to get direct payments for care and support

A direct payment can give you more choice and control over the care and support you get.

How to get a personal budget

If you've had an assessment and we can help with your care and support, we'll tell you the amount of money you'll get towards this. We call this your personal budget.

Your support plan

After you've had an assessment, if we can help with your care and support we'll write a support plan.