Rodney House Specialist Support School

Rodney House Specialist Support School

 

The Local Offer is all the activities, services, advice, and support offered by numerous organisations across the city to children and young people (0–25 years) who have special educational needs or disabilities. There are lots of ways to find out about Manchester’s Local Offer
The Local Offer is all the activities, services, advice, and support offered by numerous organisations across the city to children and young people (0–25 years) who have special educational needs or disabilities. There are lots of ways to find out about Manchester’s Local Offer

Web pages with local offers

Web pages bring everything together in one place, detailing what services are available, who they're for, and how to access them. Working with parents and carers, we've improved the way the web pages look and made it easier to find what you're looking for.

www.manchester.gov.uk/sendlocaloffer 

 SUBMIT Return local offers

Visit one of our monthly Drop Ins. Friendly and informal, Drop Ins are a great way to get good information and advice about special educational needs and disability (SEND) issues. There are many featured vendors. 

LOCAL OFFER POSSIBLE DATES

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Subscribe to our regular newsletter where you'll find the latest information, including our SEND community offer!

https://hsm.manchester.gov.uk/kb5/manchester/directory/advice.page?id=uptXtrEL9fg

Social media

Information is shared on Facebook via Manchester Parent Champions (facebook.com/groups/manchesterparentchampions), Manchester Parent Carer Forum (www.facebook.com/mpcfinfo) and Twitter via the Local Offer Twitter account (twitter.com/MCRLocalOffer).

Here are some useful links: 

PARENT GROUPS 

MANCHESTER PARENTS' FORUM   bring together the parent's voice and work in partnership with services.

About Me  is  a person-oriented profile of a child or young person. It is usually written in the words of the child or young person and focuses on what the child or young person can do and where support is needed.  

HELP AND SUPPORT MANCHESTER Information   on support services for children and families   

 EARLY HELP  (concrete support eg around other family issues - more useful for practitioners)

SPECIAL EDUCATION AND DISABILITY INFORMATION MANCHESTER COUNCIL SUPPORT SERVICE  (SENDIAS) advice, information and one-to-one support about the special educational needs system   

DISABILITY LIVING ALLOWANCE a fund from the government to help with the extra costs of raising a child   

FAMILY FUND provides grants for families raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people       

LIFTED offering one to one advice, guidance, advocacy and assistance filling in forms    

CONTACT guidance and support for families raising disabled children 

WOOD STREET MISSION support for Manchester families through differing projects