Special Educational Needs

 Parent Partnership services were set up as part of the Special Educational Needs (SEN) Code of Practice. Every Local Authority must provide Parent Partnership services to parents and carers of children with Special Educational Needs in their area. Lincolnshire Parent Partnership provides free and impartial information, support and advice about education issues so that parents can be fully involved in decisions about their child’s education. Click here to view the Parent Partnership website.


The National Autistic Society are the leading UK charity for people with autism (including Asperger syndrome) and their families.  They provide information support and pioneering services and campaign for a better world for people with autism. Click here to view the National Autistic Society website.


 Family Lives is a charity with over three decades of experience helping parents to deal with the changes that are a constant part of family life. We know that many people play active roles in raising children, from dads and mums, grandparents, stepparents and non-resident parents. Our role is to support all of you to achieve the best relationship possible with the children that you care about, as well as supporting parenting professionals. We believe that happy children come from happy families and currently support families to improve the outcomes for over 1 million children each year. Click here to view the Family Lives website.

 GAIN (Grantham Autistic Information Network are a group of volunteers  dedicated  to supporting parents and carers of children aged two to sixteen on the autistic spectrum.  They host a variety of events during the year.  Click here to view the GAIN website.

 The Lincolnshire Autistic Society champion the rights and interests of all people with autism and aim to provide individuals with autism and their families with the help, support and services that they can access, trust and rely upon and which can make a positive difference to their lives. Click here to view the LASC website.

                                                    The Lincolnshire County Council and partner agencies also provide a range of services and information for children and young people who are disabled and / or sensory impaired and their families. Click here to view their website.


4All newsletter is for families with children with disabilities from the 4All database and Short Breaks. Click here to view their website.




The National Attention Deficit Disorder Information and Support Service provide people-friendly information and resources about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder to anyone who needs assistance - parents, sufferers, teachers or health professionals. Whatever you're looking for in ADHD, we'll do our best to help.

                                                    Click here to view the ADDiSS website.


 Please find below newsletters from Lincolnshire Parent Carer Council for parents and carers who are responsible for  special educational needs children.  The LPCC offer support and how to access information for the provision of SEN.


  1. Autism Seminars Application Form (pdf)
  2. Autism Seminars Flyer
  3. Autism Seminars Information Leaflet (pdf)
  4. Signpost Leaflet 2016