Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.
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ADHD Matters - Printable Resourceshttps://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/ADHD Matters - Printable Resources.aspxADHD Matters - Printable ResourcesA selection of downloadable PDF leaflets produced by ADHD Matters, covering subjects such as behaviour, diagnosis, medication, computer gaming, and Christmas.
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.
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.
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 - 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 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.
Billing Brook School Provision Specifications (PDF 138KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Billing Brook School Provision Specifications (PDF 138KB).pdfBilling Brook School Provision Specifications (PDF 138KB)This PDF describes the SEND facilities available at the school.
NCC Early Years - 30 Hours Funded Childcare (PDF 178KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/30 Hours funded childcare FAQ.pdfNCC Early Years - 30 Hours Funded Childcare (PDF 178KB)A 2017 document that answers some frequently asked questions about 30 hours funded child care implemented in September 2017.
Transition Service - Easy Read Guide to the Transitions Service (PDF 720KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Transition Service - Easy Read Guide to the Transition Service.pdfTransition Service - Easy Read Guide to the Transitions Service (PDF 720KB)This is an easy read guide to the Local Authority's Transition Team.
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.
NCC EHC Team - Northamptonshire Special Schools Provision Specifications Portfolio (PDF 3.6MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NCC EHC Team - Northamptonshire Special Schools Provision Specifications Portfolio (PDF 3.6MB).pdfNCC EHC Team - Northamptonshire Special Schools Provision Specifications Portfolio (PDF 3.6MB)This PDF outlines the facilities available in the special schools across Northamptonshire.
NCC EHC Team - Personal Budgets Policy For Children With SEND (PDF 403KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Personal Budgets Policy for Children with SEND Jan 19.pdfNCC EHC Team - Personal Budgets Policy For Children With SEND (PDF 403KB)This policy statement is about personal budgets for children with SEND.
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.
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/NCC EHC Team - Northamptonshire SEN Unit and Resourced Provision Specifications Portfolio (PDF 1.7MB).pdfNCC EHC Team - Northamptonshire SEN Unit and Resourced Provision Specifications Portfolio (PDF 1.7MB)This PDF outlines the facilities available in the SEN Units and Resourced Provision Units across Northamptonshire.
NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Quick Guide To Part-Time Education (PDF 31KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Local Offer - Quick Guide To Part Time Education.pdfNCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Quick Guide To Part-Time Education (PDF 31KB)An explanation about part time education at school for parents
NCC EHC Team - One Page Profiles and EHC Planshttps://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/EHC Team - guide to the use of one page profiles.pdfNCC EHC Team - One Page Profiles and EHC PlansThis document contains guidance on one page profiles and Education, Health and Care Plans.
Equalities and Human Rights Commission - Ours to Own: Your Human Rights (PDF 620KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Equalities and Human Rights Commission - Ours to Own, Your Human Rights (PDF 620KB).pdfEqualities and Human Rights Commission - Ours to Own: Your Human Rights (PDF 620KB)Produced by the Equalities and Human Rights Commission, this 11-page Easy-Read PDF explains what Human Rights are (and why they're important), and also has examples of how they can be used.
NHS Children's Physiotherapy - Gross Motor Skills Developmental Checklist for Schools (PDF 121KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NHS Children's Physiotherapy - Gross Motor Skills Developmental Checklist for Schools (PDF 121KB).pdfNHS Children's Physiotherapy - Gross Motor Skills Developmental Checklist for Schools (PDF 121KB)Produced by the Children's Physiotherapy team at St Mary’s Hospital, this 3-page PDF checklist can be used alongside their Exercise Programme for Schools.
Northamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - Care and Treatment Review (CTR) Consent Easy Read (PDF 219KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/G part 2 new ctr consent 2017.pdfNorthamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - Care and Treatment Review (CTR) Consent Easy Read (PDF 219KB)This Easy Read style document is a consent form 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. CTRs 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.