Type of service:
Forums And Support Networks
6 Ladderstile Ride, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey KT2 7LP
Telephone number:
0208 538 3731
Email address:
Service description:

SOS!SEN offers independent, legally-based advice on special educational needs to parents and carers. It aims to support and empower people to navigate the legal maze and challenge decisions to get the right education for their child.

SOS!SEN offer advice on:

  • Getting the right help for your child
  • Dealing with the school or local authority
  • Interpreting official letters
  • The EHCP process
  • Finding independent expert professional advice
  • Appealing to the Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal

SOS!SEN provides:

  • A term-time helpline
  • Bookable online advice centres (during coronavirus) & walk-in centres (when open – currently closed due to coronavirus)
  • Information sheets on many topics
  • Booklets written by our solicitor covering:Appeals
  • Exclusions Assessment of SEN EHCPs
  • Webinars both live and recorded, covering a wide range of topics
  • Workshops
  • 1:1 advice sessions, offered in person or online
  • Document checking and letter writing services

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SOS!SEN is a registered charity (no. 1153884).

Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Open to everyone
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
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