Information to support children and young people around their education.

Please see what support is available for children with special educational needs by viewing services below.

SEN Support

Find a School

The below video uses a real case study to look at the process of requesting and getting an Education, Health and Care plan. 

Children Missing Education

For information about children missing education including:

  • absence from school, school attendance or exclusion of pupils
  • elective home education
  • children who cannot attend school because of medical health needs
  • child employment, child performance licensing, chaperones (children in entertainment)
  • Holidays in term time
  • Penalty Notices

Educational Psychology Service

Information about the Education Psychology Service within Bath and North East Somerset

B&NES Universal and SEN Support Graduated Approach

The Graduated Approach is a tool for settings from Early Years through to Further Education to ensure consistency in the identification, support and review of those children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).