Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB) College

Type of service:
Post 16 Education Providers
Address:
RNIB College, Radmoor Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3BS
Telephone number:
01509 611 077
Email address:
Service description:
This college specialises in supporting young people with sight loss and other disabilities. Students have a wide range of disabilities, and most students have more than one, though not all have sight loss. The college offers courses at Pre-Entry level to Level 1, including developing independent living skills, work experience, Maths and English. They also offer support to access mainstream courses at Loughborough College.

Go to the additional link for more information about learning support.

If you have special educational needs (SEN) and think you may require transport to and from the college, contact the college directly for their transport information.

Any eligibility for transport for those with special educational needs will be in accordance with Northamptonshire County Council’s Post 16 Travel Policy.
Cost:
Contact provider for details
Age range:
16 years - 65 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
03/10/2017

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