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Special Education

 Sheffield SEND LOCAL OFFERSupporting children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities age 0 to 25
 SSENDIAS formerly Parent PartnershipThe Sheffield Parent Partnership Service has changed its name to Sheffield SEN and Disability Information, Advice and Support (SSENDIAS).
 DirectGov Special Education Needs  Information about SEN
 Directgov - Support for Special Educational Needs  Parent Partnership services and other organisations
 NASEN NASEN aims to promote the education, training, advancement and development of all those with special and additional support needs.
 Dyslexia Action  Information about dyslexia
 National Autistic Society  Information about autism
 DORE - Learning Difficulties  Information about Learning Difficulties
 Child Development Institute Keeping parents informed on child development, child psychology, parenting, health and learning
 Sheffield Parent Carer Forum We are an independent group of parents and carers of children and young people (0-19) with disabilities and special educational needs. Our main aim is to ensure the needs of our children are met. We bring together parent carers from across Sheffield to provide mutual support, exchange information, and influence policy.
 Down's Syndrome  Down's Syndrome Association - providing information and support on ALL aspects of living with Down's Syndrome to ALL who need it
 Short Break Grants If you are a parent or carer of a child who has a disability you can apply to Sheffield Council for a grant of up to £400 for activities or a short break.
 Makaton Makaton is a language system using signs and symbols to help people communicate. It is designed to support spoken language.