How to complain about a SEND issue

If you’re unhappy with the support your child gets, or a service you've received, learn about your options, including how to make a complaint.

Get help for children and young people who have social communication difficulties

If a child or young person does not attend school, or finds it very difficult to attend school full time because they have social communication difficulties, they could get support. We call this support our social communication resource.

Get help as a young person

Find information, advice and support for young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).

Get help as a parent carer

Groups and courses can be great ways to meet other parents and swap tips, and share resources. Find advice and information on our Local Offer.

Get help for a child with SEND

What's on offer locally for children and young people with special educational needs (SEND) .

Get help with special educational needs or disabilities outside Brighton & Hove

Find support in East Sussex and West Sussex for children and young people with special educational needs or disabilities.

How health professionals support children and young people with SEND

Who’s involved in providing support and care, and how health professionals can help you and your child.

Help with transport for children and young people with SEND

You may be able to get free transport to school, bus passes and discounts, free parking and taxi vouchers to help you get around.

Get social care support with special educational needs and disabilities

How to get support provided by our council, called social care, for children and young people 0 to 25 years old.

Get support with health

Find GPs, dentists, pharmacies, mental health support, charities and centres for children with special educational needs and disabilities.