The term SEND is used if a child or young person has a Special Educational Need and/or Disability.
A child or young person of compulsory school age is said to have SEND if
- they have a significantly greater difficulty in learning that the majority of others of the same age
- they have a disability which prevents or hinders them from making use of educational facilities of a kind generally provided for others of the same age in mainstream schools or mainstream post-16 institutions
Disability Care & Support
Worcestershire County Council leads on a range of services and support for SEND. To find out further information please visit the websites below.