Children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)
The Council for Disabled Children (CDC) has launched a new email inbox designed for professionals, practitioners, parent carers and families of children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and aims to answer questions, collate resources and share information on Coronavirus and the impact on children and young people with SEND.
CDC questions’ inbox: provides the opportunity to ask questions about how Coronavirus will impact on children and young people with SEND as well as other questions relating to the impact on families; education, health, social care sectors; and the voluntary and community sector. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) will be collated and shared with the Department for Education (DfE) and Ministers as appropriate, in order to publish an FAQs newsflash each Friday. CDCquestions@ncb.org.uk
- If you are a parent carer with a question about your individual circumstances you may be able to find an answer here
- For up-to-date Government guidance and information for practitioners on supporting disabled children during the Coronavirus outbreak please visit our website
- NHS England have produced a Frequently Asked Questions document which they are updating weekly, you can find this here