Information on groups and organisations supporting people (and their families) with disabilities, additional needs, an SEND diagnosis or specific requirements.
Ambitious about Autism
National charity for children and young people with autism, providing information, advice and education and employment services.
Offering a range of support related to any aspect of life, from before a baby is born right up to age 25.
ERIC – The Children’s Bowel and Bladder Charity
Charity dedicated to improving the lives of children facing continence challenges.
Frome Learning Partnership – Family Support
Frome Learning Partnership; Family Support Frome Learning Partnership’s Parent and Family Support Advisors (PFSAs) and Family Support Practitioners (FSPs) work across schools…
Frome School Nursing Team – Chat Health
Secure and confidential service allowing young people to access health care professional for advice and support.
Mental Health support and re-engagement with learning for young people struggling with mainstream school.
Independent Travel Trainers
Travel training for students with disabilities or special needs to enable them to use public transport independently.
JAMM – The Pod parent cafe
A relaxed wellbeing space for parents to chat, enjoy grown up craft activities and complimentary wellbeing treatments.
National Autistic Society
Offering Information, advice, guidance, education and training for people on the autistic spectrum and their families.
Information, support and training about PDA for individuals, families and professionals.
Physical Impairment and Medical Support Team (PIMS)
Support for those with physical impairments or medical needs which impact access to education.
SEND Information, Advice and Support Network
Working in partnership with young people and parent carers on the SEND reforms.
Somerset Parent Carer Forum
Providing a voice to Parent Carers of children and young people aged 0-25 years with disabilities and/or additional needs.
Information, advice and support for children, young people and families around SEND needs.
Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal Information
Video with information on what to expect from a Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal.
13 May 2021
15 June 2021