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About IASM

 

Information & Support Manchester (IASM)

IASM offers information, advice and support to children, young people and parents/carers about special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). This includes health and social care where it is linked to education.

It’s a free, confidential and impartial service, based in the city and commissioned by Manchester City Council.

IASM has its own, independent website: www.iasmanchester.org

 We have an extensive range of booklets on many subjects on our website under factsheets.

IASM Helpline

IASM has extended its helpline hours during the coronavirus pandemic. It operates between 8.30am-4pm, Monday to Friday - 0161 209 8356.

This will be the answer machine so please leave a name, phone number and message and the service will call you back as the calls are answered in order. The answer machine is on 24 hours.

Alternatively, email a message to the parents@manchester.gov.uk, giving your name and message with a phone number and they will call you back.

The majority of calls are answered on the same day but if late it will be a next working day call.