Greenfield Nursery School work together with other maintained nursery schools in our local area. The SEND Local Offer/Information Report pulls together the joint effort of Hertfordshire Maintained Nursery School to ensure consistency between individual nursery schools so that parents/carers can be certain that their child will get similar support in all Maintained Nursery Schools. You can read about the SEND Local Offer here: SEND Local Offer/Information Report.

 

Further support for families living in Hertfordshire 

 

DSPL4 (Delivering Specialist Provision Locally

DSPL (Developing Special Provision Locally) is a Hertfordshire-wide partnership approach where parents, staff in early years settings and schools, further education colleges, local authority officers and representatives from other agencies, work together as part of an Area Group, reviewing and developing the range of provision and support services available to their local community. Further information about their service can be found here https://www.dspl4.co.uk

Herts Additional Needs Database (HAND)      

HAND provides a wealth of information and support for the parents or carers of children with special needs.   www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/hand  

 

Kids

Our local Kids organisation supports the parents of children with special needs and disabilities with information, guidance and the loan of toys. Click here for more information

 

CHIPS

Children’s Integrated Play Schemes, CHIPS offer play and social opportunities for children with additional needs aged 3 to 19 living in East Hertfordshire. Brothers and sisters are strongly encouraged to join play schemes too. CHIPS run a Saturday play session and holiday schemes at Millbrook Primary School in Cheshunt. Click here for more information. 

 

HABS

The HABS team is one of 19 Local Schools Partnerships that provide high-quality services for children, young people and their families in Wormley, Turnford, Broxbourne and Hoddesdon. They are a local organisation that works with school-aged children to address social, emotional and health issues that are barriers to learning; they play a significant role in the lives of many young people and their families. Click here for more information 

 

Herts Local Offer

The Local Offer lets parents and young people know what special educational needs and disabilities services are available in Hertfordshire, and who can access them 

Click here for more info

 

SENDIASS

Hertfordshire SENDIASS is an impartial Special Educational Needs and Disability Information, Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS).

SENDIASS support children, young people with special educational needs and/or disability (SEND) aged 0 to 25 years and their parents on issues relating to SEND. They do this by providing free, confidential and impartial information, advice and support through our helpline service, online resources, at events and workshops as well as through individual casework.

Visit https://www.hertssendiass.org.uk/home.aspx for further information and contact details 

 

CHEXS

CHEXS are a family support charity based in Waltham Cross and offer a range of projects and support for families that live in the area. Click here for more information