National Sensory Impairment Partnership (NatSIP)

Type of service:
Training
Address:
c/o Kent County Council, 2nd Floor, Brook House, Reeves Way, John Wilson Business Park, Whitstable, Kent CT5 2LE
Mobile number:
07711 030711
Service description:

The National Sensory Impairment Partnership (NatSIP) is a unique national partnership of professionals and voluntary organisations, who work with children and young people with sensory impairment (SI) and their families. The agreed purposes of NatSIP are:

  • to improve educational outcomes for children and young people with SI
  • to help children with SI achieve more
  • to promote a national model for the benchmarking of clear progress and impact criteria for children and young people who have SI
  • to support a well-trained SI workforce, responsive to the Government agenda for education
  • to advise the DfE and other national agencies on the education of children and young people with SI
  • to promote collaboration between services, schools, professional bodies and voluntary bodies working with children and young people who have SI
  • to promote collaborative working between education, health and social care professionals in the interest of children and young people who have SI
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Professionals/Staff
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
28/08/2019