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Islington SEND Community Support Service

Impartial Support Advice and Information on Special Educational Needs and Disability

What we do

We provide Impartial Support Advice and Information on Special Educational Needs and Disability, for parents/carers and children and young people aged up to 25, who live in the London Borough of Islington.

We offer:
  • Advice, information and support on education, health and social care issues.
  • Support for parents/ carers and children/young people to express their views and wishes.
  • Support at meetings with schools and the Local Authority.
  • Help to complete SEN and disability related paperwork.
  • Support around the EHC plan process.
  • Signposting to other services.

Who we are

Our team consists of:

  • A project manager (Sarah)
  • 4 SEND Support Workers (Cora, Bernie, Emma and Eamani)
  • A Community Engagement and Group Worker (Anna)
  • A Community Engagement Assistant (Eamani)
  • An Administrative Assistant (Chahna)

Contact us

Family Action

Islington SEND Community Support Service

The Northern Medical Centre

580 Holloway Road

N7 6LB

Telephone: 020 3031 6651 or 020 3031 6652

islingtonsend@family-action.org.uk

 

Useful links and contacts

Islington Council’s Local Offer which sets out the services and support available in Islington for children and young people under the age of 25 with special educational needs and those who are disabled.

Website

 

Council for Disabled Children

National Children’s Bureau

8 Wakley Street

London

EC1V 7QE

Telephone: 0207 843 1900

Website

 

Family Information Service

Laycock Street Professional Development Centre

London N1 1TH

Telephone: 020 7527 5959

fis@islington.gov.uk

Website