SENDiass4BCP is a free, impartial, confidential and arms-length service for children and young people (up to the age of 25) with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), and their parents/carers.

We provide information, advice, and support with relation to education, social, and healthcare matters, operating face-to-face, virtually, over the telephone, and via email for families living in Bournemouth, Christchurch, and Poole.

You will find information, advice and support through our online resources, at events and workshops, via our advice line service and through individual casework.

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Such a relief

It is such a relief to know that my son will be going the correct school for him and he can get the help and encouragement that he deserves.
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Keeping me motivated

I’m terribly thankful for support I have from you, not only paperwork and forms but keeping me motivated to go forward. Thank you.

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Great service

Great service! Has been for the past 10 years. These ppl don’t get enough credit ❤️

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Thank you for being there. It is reassuring and so invaluable to know there is local, informed and impartial support available.

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Very informed, understanding and professional

I found the advisors and officers to be very informed, understanding and professional. Can’t fault the service.

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Empathetic and friendly

SENDiass4BCP were extremely helpful. They were very empathic and friendly and their help made a huge impact on getting a positive outcome for my son. Thank you!

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Grateful during a difficult time

I feel very grateful for SENDiass4BCP for helping me and my family during my difficult time. They went above and beyond to help with my needs and I am very happy with the service.

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Truly amazing

SENDiass4BCP have been truly amazing throughout my child’s case and always act with the child’s best interests at heart.

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Can’t find what you need? Our advice line is open Monday – Thursday 9:30am – 12:30pm

01202 128181

Or contact us through our web site

An Update from Victoria

An update on managing demands on our service, and on the way we support parent/ carers, children, & young people,…

The BCP Council SEND Local Offer provides information on services and activities for children and young people living in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole aged 0 to 25 with special educational needs and disabilities. It provides local information in relation to schools, colleges and training, activities and short breaks, health, social care, transport, the graduated response, EHC Plans and BCP’s SEND strategy.

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