SEND Help and Support
Parents/carers are encouraged to seek help and advice from various organisations, including Devon Information Advice and Support (DIAS) http://devonias.org.uk DIAS is a voluntary organisation and is able to provide impartial and independent advice, support and information relating to various aspects of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
Parents/carers are also encouraged to visit the Devon County Council Local Offer website www.devon.gov.uk/education-and-families/send-local-offer. This website provides valuable information about different agencies, services and resources for children, young people with SEND and their families in addition to school resources and information.
Devon County Council offer children and young adults with SEND a MAX card which provides discounts for various attractions.
For more information visit www.mymaxcard.co.uk
Disability Living Allowance
Parents and carers of children up to 16 with SEND might also be eligible for Disability Living Allowance (DLA). For support and advice contact www.cabdevon.org.uk