The Kirklees Local Offer is for families of children and young people with special education needs and/or disabilities. It contains information about services relating to special educational needs, disabilities, education and more for children and young people aged 0-25.
The Local Offer is part of the Children and Families Act which brought in a number of important changes about support and services and will continue to develop over the coming months to cover the following:
Learning – From early years though schools, colleges to employment.
Health – From GPs and health visitors to hospitals and specialist care.
Social Care – From assessments for support, safeguarding, to respite and short breaks.
Other Services – Such as leisure and after school activities and self help information about a range of conditions and related subjects.
For more information please click on the following link to visit the website www.kirkleeslocaloffer.org.uk