Assessing Your Needs

Early Help

Information on Swindon Council's vision and strategy in the provision of early intervention to support families and ensure every child has the opportunity to grow and thrive.

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Health Assessment

A health assessment forms part of the statutory assessment process to ascertain and understand your child’s special educational and health needs

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Social Care Assessment and Services

If you have a disabled child whom you feel requires additional support, you are entitled to an assessment of his or her needs

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Identifying Special Educational Needs

Children with special educational needs have learning difficulties or disabilities that make it harder for them to learn than most children of the same age

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Parent Carer Needs Assessments

If you are a parent or carer of a disabled child under the age of 18 you are entitled to an assessment of your own needs.

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