Services to support children with disabilities

We have a range of services to support children and young people with disabilities to make the most of the opportunities open to all children and young people in the county. Different services have their own assessment processes to ensure we are meeting individual needs for the particular circumstances.

Transport and travel

School transport for children with mobility problems

Independent travel training

Travelling to medical appointments

School

Accessibility in school for pupils with disabilities - information about our Accessibility strategy and how we are working to implement it in schools

School transport for children with mobility problems

Support for families and carers

Short breaks and respite - a range of services provided for families to give carers of disabled children a break from caring and to give children opportunity to take part in fun activities and have new experiences which promote positive outcomes

Health equipment and living aids - information about assessment for equipment and living aids, and recommended websites for purchasing equipment