Specialist SEND Support Services

In Birmingham we have a range of specialist inclusion teams who support you and your child or young person aged 0-25 with Special Educational Needs or Disabilities (SEND).  

Our services work together across the north, south, east and west of the city. 

You can find information about these support services in the links below

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Communication and Autism Team

Advisory teachers & Autism Advisory Practitioners for children and young people with communication needs including autism.

Early Years Inclusion Support

Specialist teachers and practitioners who provide teaching and support for babies and pre-school children (under five years) and their families.

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Educational Psychology Service

A team of professionals who are trained to understand how children and young people learn and develop. 

Physical Difficulties Support Service

Advisory teachers for children and young people with physical difficulties 

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Pupil and School Support

Advisory teachers for cognition, learning and specific learning difficulties.

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Sensory Support

Advisory teachers for children and young people with sensory difficulties.

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Locality Team

The Locality Team is a group of professionals that supports schools and families in the Special Educational Needs of children and young people.

Locality/District Occupational Therapists

A team who provide advice and support within the locality/district areas around children and young people with Occupational Therapy needs around self-care, motor skills or sensory sensitivities..

Locality/District Speech and Language Therapists

A team who provide advice and support within the locality/district areas around children and young people with speech, language and communication difficulties.