SENDIASS Rutland offers free, confidential and impartial information, advice and support to parents and carers of young people aged 0-25 with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) as well as young people themselves.
We can offer you advice and information on key issues like Special Educational Needs and provision. We can also offer support on Education, Health and Care Needs Assessments and Plans and matters relating to social care and health.
We can also give you practical support with tasks such as:
Contact us to discuss how we can support you.
SENDIASS stands for Special Educational Needs and Disability Information Advice and Support Service.
At SENDIASS Rutland we can provide information and advice for:
The information, advice and support we provide is confidential, impartial and non-judgemental, so don’t hesitate to contact us to discuss your needs.
You can also find out more in our SENDIASS Frequently Asked Questions.
Rutland County Council have a dedicated crisis helpline if you have been impacted by coronavirus (COVID-19) and have no one to support you.
The helpline is available if you are following the government’s ‘shielding’ guidance and have concerns about:
The crisis helpline is also available if you don’t meet the government’s criteria for ‘extremely vulnerable’ but do need immediate support.
If you are vulnerable, self-isolating, have no one to get you food and medicines and are not in receipt of a government food parcel, please call.
Call the helpline:
Monday to Friday, 9am to 8pm (including bank holidays)
You can find more about changes and information for businesses and those affected by the current coronavirus situation: Rutland County Council COVID-19 Information.