Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.
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NCC EHC Team Personal Budget Request Form (PDF 319KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/EHC Team Personal Budget Request Form (PDF 319KB).pdfNCC EHC Team Personal Budget Request Form (PDF 319KB)This is a personal budget request form for Education, Health and Care plans. (Dec 18)
Workbridge - 2017 Guide (PDF 2.6MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/WB13242_SAH_Workbridge Service Users Guide_AW_LRsingles.pdfWorkbridge - 2017 Guide (PDF 2.6MB)Workbridge's brochure (2017) explaining the Workbridge Centre at St Andrews' Hospital in Northampton.
Northamptonshire Local Offer - Quick Guide to Personal Assistants (PDF 433 KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Local Offer - Quick Guide to Personal Assistants (PDF 433 KB).pdfNorthamptonshire Local Offer - Quick Guide to Personal Assistants (PDF 433 KB)A guide to finding a personal assistant when using a personal budget.
Disabled Children's Service - Eligibility Criteria (PDF 244KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Disabled Children's Service Eligibility Criteria (PDF 244KB).pdfDisabled Children's Service - Eligibility Criteria (PDF 244KB)This document explains eligibility to access each of the levels of support (Universal Services, Targeted Services and Specialist Services). Last reviewed: August 2016.
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 Consequence Toileting Chart (Word 45KB.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.
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.
Ofsted and CQC - Local Area Inspection Report May 2017 (PDF 143KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Ofsted and CQC - Local Area Inspection Report May 2017 (PDF 143KB).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, to assess how the local area implemented the reforms of 2014.
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.
NHS Children's Speech and Language Therapy - Referrals Toolkit (PDF 860 KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/SALT Toolkit PDF 860KB.pdfNHS Children's Speech and Language Therapy - Referrals Toolkit (PDF 860 KB)This is the Speech and Language Therapy Referral Toolkit (SALT) for early years settings and schools.
Isebrook Cognition and Learning College - Provision Specifications (PDF 243KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Isebrook Cognition and Learning College - Provision Specifications (PDF 243KB).pdfIsebrook Cognition and Learning College - Provision Specifications (PDF 243KB)This PDF describes the SEND facilities available at the school.
Northamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - At Risk of Admission Register (AAR) Easy Read (PDF 4.9MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - At Risk of Admission Register (AAR) Easy Read (PDF 4.9MB).pdfNorthamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - At Risk of Admission Register (AAR) Easy Read (PDF 4.9MB)This is an Easy Read guide to the "At Risk of Admission Register" part of NHS England’s commitment to transforming services for people with learning disabilities, autism or both.
NCC EHC Team - Personal Budgets Policy (PDF 403KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Personal Budgets Policy (PDf 403 KB).pdfNCC EHC Team - Personal Budgets Policy (PDF 403KB)This policy statement is about personal budgets for children with special educational needs and disabilities.
NCC Social Care - Easy Read Short Breaks Statement 2016 (PDF 1.43 MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Social Care - Easy Read Short Breaks Statement 2016 (PDF 1.43 MB).pdfNCC Social Care - Easy Read Short Breaks Statement 2016 (PDF 1.43 MB)This is an easy read Short Breaks Statement by Northamptonshire County Council, created in 2016 which describes the types of short breaks available in the county and how to access them. It also describes some of the experiences of families and young people who have used some of the services. This document is being updated, please see the Local Offer for up-to-date information about providers following the new contract issued in 2018.
NHS - Futures In Mind - Local Transformation Plan 2018 (PDF 2.07 MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northants FiM Refresh Final Report 2018 v29 - HA 31.10.18.pdfNHS - Futures In Mind - Local Transformation Plan 2018 (PDF 2.07 MB)This document sets out the five-year (2017 to 2020) Children and Young People’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Plan for Northamptonshire, in line with the national ambition and principles set out in Future in Mind; promoting, protecting and improving children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing. It was updated in 2018.
Childrens Hearing Services Working Group 2018https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/CHSWG minutes January 2018 Final.pdfChildrens Hearing Services Working Group 2018A record of the meeting of the Children's Hearing Services Working Group 2018
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 - Special provision plan in Northamptonshire updated May 2019 (PDF 27KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NCC - Special provision plan in Northamptonshire updated May 2019 (PDF 27KB).pdfNCC - Special provision plan in Northamptonshire updated May 2019 (PDF 27KB)The Dept for Education Capital funding can be used in mainstream schools, including academies, free schools, special units, special schools, early years’ settings, further education colleges or other provision for children and young people aged from 0 - 25. For more information about Northamptonshire's plan for the future, please visit our 2020 web pages
Children's Hearing Services Working Group (CHSWG) - Radio Aid Quality Standards and Candidacy Criteria (PDF 318KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Children's Hearing Services Working Group (CHSWG) - Radio Aid Quality Standards and Candidacy Criteria (PDF 318KB).pdfChildren's Hearing Services Working Group (CHSWG) - Radio Aid Quality Standards and Candidacy Criteria (PDF 318KB)The eligibility criteria and guidelines for the Local Authority's provision of radio aid systems for children with hearing impairments.
Childrens Hearing Services Working Group October 2018https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/CHSWG 17 October 2018 Final.pdfChildrens Hearing Services Working Group October 2018A record of the meeting of the Children's Hearing Services Working Group 2018.