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    On this page links can be found to a range of local and national websites which provide advice and information for parents of children with a Special Educational Need or Disability.

    https://www.surreysendlo.co.uk/
    The Surrey Local Offer website is a must for parents of children with a Special Educational Need or Disability. It details what the local authority has to offer for children and their families and provides a wealth of advice from choosing a school for your child, what to do if you are concerned your child has an additional need as well as detailing events and support groups that can be accessed in the local area.

    http://www.sendadvicesurrey.org.uk/
    The Surrey SEND Information, Advice and Support Service website offers advice and support to parents of children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.

    https://www.surreycc.gov.uk/people-and-community/family-information-service
    This is another branch of Surrey County Council’s website which offers advice and information to parents of children with a Special Educational Need or Disability.

    http://www.familyvoicesurrey.org/
    This is a Surrey based website for parents of children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. It provides advice and a forum for discussion as well as updated information regarding government legislation concerning SEND.

    http://www.surreychildrenstherapies.co.uk/stakeholders/parents/
    This website provides information about Surrey’s Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy and Speech and Language Therapy services. As well as information regarding what these services offer there are a range of practical advice sheets available to download.

    http://www.sabp.nhs.uk/mindsightsurreycamhs/parents-and-carers
    The Mindsight Surrey CAMHS website provides parents with information about the service and contact details. Mindsight Surrey CAMHS aims to provide help and support to children and young people when they begin to feel emotionally or mentally unwell.

    http://www.autism.org.uk/ and http://www.nassurreybranch.org/home.html
    The National Autistic Society website has a wealth of information about autism. There is also a Surrey Branch website which is a volunteer-run support group. They offer a variety of local meetings, talks, parent programmes and activities for families with children and adults with autistic spectrum disorders.

    http://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/
    The British Dyslexia Association website has a parents section detailing support, advice and resources for children with learning difficulties associated to Dyslexia.

    https://www.afasic.org.uk/
    This is a website aimed at parents of children with speech and language difficulties. It includes a range of information and downloadable resources.