Barnsley's Local Offer for SEN and Disability

Our Local Offer

Barnsley's Local Offer is a single access point for information about services and support for children and young people from birth to 25, with a special educational need or disability (SEND), and their families.

It's aim is to make sure that families can access the right information at the right time and are able to make informed choices.


Give us feedback

The Local Offer is for your benefit, so you should be involved in it's development.

We're continually working alongside families who live in the borough to improve our offer, so we'd love to hear your feedback. If you can't find what you need or you want to comment on the Local Offer, please use our online form.

Kids Barnsley launch event - Tuesday 28 August

Come along to our family fun day and find out about how you can get involved in participation about your local services.

Tuesday 28 August 11am to 2pm - Oakwell Suite, Barnsley Football Stadium

Arts and crafts, entertainment from Mark's magic kingdom and The Animal Ark Travelling Zoo!

Find our more about participation in our July 2018 SEND update for parents.

Read the update

Using the Local Offer

If your child needs some additional support to meet their needs, or you're a young person in need of extra help, use our Local Offer to find out what's available and who to contact to get help.

Using the Local Offer is easy.  You can search the A-Z here or choose one of the categories below. You can also search by your postcode and filter your results to make it easier to find what you're looking for.

Information can be tailored to your and your child's needs by creating your own shortlist.

Education, health and care plans

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Special educational needs assessment

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Children's Disability Register

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School transport for children with SEN

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Useful reading

This section pulls together documents relating to our local offer.

If you don't find what you're looking for, please let us know.

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