High Needs Funding - NNC

Type of service:
Local Government Department
Tithe Barn Office, Tithe Barn Road, Wellingborough Northants NN8 1BN
Telephone number:
not available
Service description:

High needs funding is intended to provide the most appropriate support package for children and young people (from early years up to aged 25) with special educational needs and disabilities in a range of settings, taking account of parental and student choice.

From September 2022 High Needs Funding in North Northants will be known as Early Help Locality Funding (EHLF).

Supporting documentation

This link to the Dept for Education is primarily for local authorities, schools and colleges but will also be useful to anyone with an interest in high needs funding.

Age range:
0 - 25 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Education or school
  • School referral
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