Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.
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NCC EHC Team- Year 9 Transition Plan (Word 102KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/EHC Team - Transition Plan Form.docNCC EHC Team- Year 9 Transition Plan (Word 102KB)Template to be used at a Year 9 annual review meeting to help consider plans for the future.
Short Breaks Statementhttps://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Action for Children - Short Breaks Referral Form (116 KB).docxShort Breaks StatementPlease use this form to make intial contact with Action for Children.
NCC Hospital and Outreach - Antecedent Behaviour Consequence Toileting Chart (Word 45KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Antecedent behaviour toileting chart.docNCC Hospital and Outreach - Antecedent Behaviour Consequence Toileting Chart (Word 45KB)Produced by Hospital and Outreach, this toileting chart can be used to record toileting behaviour.
NHS Children's Occupational Therapy - Sensory Toolkit for Schools (PDF 670KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NHS Children's Occupational Therapy - Sensory Toolkit for Schools (PDF 670KB).pdfNHS Children's Occupational Therapy - Sensory Toolkit for Schools (PDF 670KB)Produced by the Children's Occupational Therapy team at St Mary’s Hospital and aimed at professionals, this 23-page PDF helps identify any difficulties a child might be having, and provides ideas on how to support and develop their skills.
NCC EHC Team - Northamptonshire SEN Unit and Resourced Provision Specifications Portfolio (PDF 1.7MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Unit and RP Provision Specifications 2018.pdfNCC EHC Team - Northamptonshire SEN Unit and Resourced Provision Specifications Portfolio (PDF 1.7MB)This document outlines the provision available in the SEN Units and Resourced Provision Units across Northamptonshire
Childminder SEN Policy - Smiling Stars Childcare (Emma Oakman)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Childminder SEN Policy - Smiling Stars Childcare (Emma Oakman).pdfChildminder SEN Policy - Smiling Stars Childcare (Emma Oakman)This document describes the special educational needs provision in a setting and the specialist skills the provider can offer.
Fairfields School - Provision Specifications (PDF 208KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Special School Fairfields School.pdfFairfields School - Provision Specifications (PDF 208KB)This document details the Provision Specifications of the school.
NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to ADHD (PDF 2.4MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to ADHD.pdfNCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to ADHD (PDF 2.4MB)This is an easy read guide to ADHD produced by the Local OFfer team explains what ADHD is and what might happen if you are diagnosed with it.
NCC - Northamptonshire SEND Strategy 2017 (PDF 760KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire SEND Strategy 2017 (002).pdfNCC - Northamptonshire SEND Strategy 2017 (PDF 760KB)Produced by NCC alongside partners, parents and young people; the Northamptonshire strategy for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities was created 2017 following the 2020 events and the Local Area Inspection by Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission.
NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to the Local Offer (PDF 1.39MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Template_Easy Read Guide to Local Offer.pdfNCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to the Local Offer (PDF 1.39MB)This easy read guide explains what the Local Offer is and how to use it.
Ofsted and CQC - Local Area Inspection Report May 2017 (PDF 143KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire LA inspection report May 2017.pdfOfsted and CQC - Local Area Inspection Report May 2017 (PDF 143KB)The Local Area inspection report for Northamptonshire following the inspection undertaken by the Care Quality Commission and Ofsted during May 2017. The purpose of the inspection was to assess how the local area has implemented the reforms of 2014.
NCC EHC Team - Terms of Reference for RSA and EHC Decision Panels (PDF 272KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/EHC Team - Terms of Reference for NCCs EHC SEN Panels.pdfNCC EHC Team - Terms of Reference for RSA and EHC Decision Panels (PDF 272KB)This document explains RSA and EHC panel membership and the panel's agendas.
NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - EHC Process Chart (PDF 1.08MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - EHC Process Chart (PDF 1.08MB).pdfNCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - EHC Process Chart (PDF 1.08MB)This 1-page PDF features a flow-chart to explain the EHC plan process in Northamptonshire.
Northamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - Care and Treatment Review (CTR) Best Interest Information Easy Read (PDF 223KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/G part 3 new ctr best interest form 2017.pdfNorthamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - Care and Treatment Review (CTR) Best Interest Information Easy Read (PDF 223KB)This Easy Read style document is a consent form for relatives to sign when deciding it is in the best interest of their family member to be placed on the Care and Treament Review (CTR) register. CTRs are part of NHS England’s commitment to transforming services for people with learning disabilities, autism or both. They are for people whose behaviour is seen as challenging and/or for people with a mental health condition. They are used by commissioners for people living in the community and in learning disability and mental health hospitals.
Northamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - Policy (PDF 492KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/1.Northamptonshire's local CTR ratified policy (1).pdfNorthamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - Policy (PDF 492KB)Care and Treatment Review Northamptonshire policy.
NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Autism Fact Sheet (PDF 643KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Autism_Factsheet_171113_Final.pdfNCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Autism Fact Sheet (PDF 643KB)A fact sheet produced by the Local Offer with some pf the support available in Northamptonshire for children and young people with Autism.
NHS Children's Physiotherapy - Gross Motor Skills Exercise Programme for Schools (PDF 367KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NHS Children's Physiotherapy - Gross Motor Skills Exercise Programme for Schools (PDF 367KB).pdfNHS Children's Physiotherapy - Gross Motor Skills Exercise Programme for Schools (PDF 367KB)Produced by the Children's Physiotherapy team at St Mary’s Hospital, this 3-page PDF features exercises can be used alongside their Developmental Checklist for Schools.
NCC Hospital and Outreach - Social Story about Using the Toilet (PDF 445KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Hospital and Outreach - Social Story about Using the Toilet.pdfNCC Hospital and Outreach - Social Story about Using the Toilet (PDF 445KB)Produced by Hospital and Outreach, this social story can be used to teach children and young people about using the toilet.
NHS Children's Occupational Therapy - Sensory Toolkit for Home (PDF 789KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NHS Children's Occupational Therapy - Sensory Toolkit for Home (PDF 789KB).pdfNHS Children's Occupational Therapy - Sensory Toolkit for Home (PDF 789KB)Produced by the Children's Occupational Therapy team at St Mary’s Hospital and aimed at parents/carers, this 24-page PDF helps identify any difficulties a child might be having, and provides ideas on how to support and develop their skills.
NCC EHC Team - Easy Read Guide to Completing the All About Me Section for Young Peoplehttps://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Easyread guide for Young People - all about me EHCP.pdfNCC EHC Team - Easy Read Guide to Completing the All About Me Section for Young PeopleThis is an easy read guide for young people about how to complete the "All About Me" section of the EHC Plan.