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  1. Case Studies for Short Breaks and Universal Services

    Case Studies for Short Breaks and Universal Services In this section you will find case studies from disabled young people, service providers and parents about services they have accessed and young people that have been empowered to access services and social activities to enrich their…
  2. Manchester's Register of Disabled Children

    Manchester's Register of Disabled Children The Register is a database of children and young people aged 0-19 years with disabilities or special educational needs. The information you provide can help to assist in the planning, monitoring and development of services for disabled children and their…
  3. Benefits and grants

    Manchester Local Offer SEND Information Hub In Manchester, the 'go to' organisations for support and signposting around money matters are Carers Manchester and Citizens Advice. There is also Manchester City Council's Cost of Living Advice Line and information hub. Nationally, the charity Contact has a lot of helpful information. See the Household matters section for…
  4. SEND health

    Local Offer SEND Information Hub  This is a new section of the Hub with information relating to health matters around children and young people with SEND.  (Go to the Local Offer SEND Information Hub.)   
  5. Promoting Positive Relationships in Manchester

    Support, Resources, and Information. What is Promoting Positive Relationships? Conflict between parents is normal, but if exposure is frequent, intense, and poorly resolved, this can have a damaging impact on children, resulting in long-term mental health issues and emotional, social, and behavioural and academic problems…
  6. SEN Support in Mainstream Schools

    What is SEN support?Every child with Special Educational Needs (SEN) should have SEN support. This means help that is additional to or different from the support generally given to other children of the same age. The purpose of SEN support is to help children achieve the…
  7. Local Offer newsletter

    Below is a list of all of our newsletters, with an idea of what is in each of them. To get the newsletter, you need to sign up to the Manchester City Council e-bulletin system. Here is some guidance on how to do this.  ************ October 2nd 2023 DROP…
  8. Welcome to Manchester Local Offer

    Welcome to Manchester Local Offer. This is an introduction to who we are and how we can support you, whether you are a parent/carer, family member, or working in the city with families. We’re about all things SEND for children and young people up to…
  9. Local Offer SEND Information Hub

    Welcome to Manchester Local Offer’s SEND Information Hub. There is a lot of information out there for the city's families. We have created this resource to bring it together in one place. To learn more about us, please visit Welcome to Manchester Local Offer. You can sign…
  10. Skills for Life

    Skills for Life is a universal approach which aims to raise the profile of skills so that for children and young people know when and where they are developing these vital skills for life. The five key skills are :  Communication Problem Solving Self-belief (including…
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