SEND Contacts and Resources

General Links



Durham Local Offer


CAMHS Neurodevelopmental Team




One Point


Speech and Language


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Help for Families




Advice for Parents and Carers



Independent Parental Special Education Advice, a charity which offers legal advice, support and training to ensure children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) access the right education.



A statutory service supporting parents/carers of children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and children and young people with SEND.


Durham Local Offer




SEN Resources


Cognition and Learning

Jungle Memory

Online memory training from age 6


A website dedicated to supporting children with dyslexia


British Dyslexia Association


Dyspraxia Foundation



A website for support with learning disabilities


Communication and Language

ICAN Talking Point

Talking Point provides a guide to speech and language services and useful links to other associated websites.


The Communication Trust


NHS Speech and Language Services


Speech and Language Kids

A range of education and therapy resources for parents and teachers of children with speech and language problems


Sensory and Physical

The Sensory Seeker

Information on sensory processing disorders


Sensory Processing Disorders


National Deaf Children’s Society


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Brain breaks

Movement/brain break activities


Motor skills activities for younger children

Some ideas for motor skills activities for younger children


Motor skills activities

A very comprehensive booklet of motor skills activities


Social, Emotional, Mental Health



Young Minds


Anna Freud Centre for Children and Families

Children's mental health charity.


Mental health Foundation


The National Autistic Society


The ADHD foundation


Daisy Chain

Support for families affected by autism


The Autism Page

A website run by a mum of children with autism


CAMHS resources

Includes websites, apps and videos



A website with some free resources on supporting emotional literacy and wellbeing.


A website focussed on social and emotional wellbeing. There are some free resources at the end of the home page.


A link providing some useful information on using visual timetables. This might help to keep routine and familiarity.