Useful Contacts and Support Services

Support Services

 SENDIASS (SEND information, support and advice service) - offer impartial information, advice and support in relation to a child’s SEN and/or disability. Telephone 0191 284 0480 or email


Family, Advice and support team (Previously North East Special Needs Network (NSNN) Supports families with disabled children and young people from birth to 25 years. They can be contacted 2818737 or at 


Newcastle Families Information Service- provides a guide to local organisations, childcare and events.


Helpful websites:

The National Autistic Society:

Dyslexia Action:

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: