National Sensory Impairment Partnership (NatSIP)

Type of service:
Training
Address:
c/o Kent County Council, 2nd Floor, Brook House, Reeves Way, John Wilson Business Park, Whitstable, Kent CT5 2LE
Mobile number:
07711 030711
Service description:

The National Sensory Impairment Partnership (NatSIP) is a unique national partnership of professionals and voluntary organisations, who work with children and young people with sensory impairment (SI) and their families. The agreed purposes of NatSIP are:

  • To improve educational outcomes for children and young people with SI.
  • To help children with SI achieve more.
  • To promote a national model for the benchmarking of clear progress and impact criteria for children and young people who have SI.
  • To support a well-trained SI workforce, responsive to the Government agenda for education.
  • To advise the DfE and other national agencies on the education of children and young people with SI.
  • To promote collaboration between services, schools, professional bodies and voluntary bodies working with children and young people who have SI.
  • To promote collaborative working between education, health and social care professionals in the interest of children and young people who have SI.

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Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Professionals/Staff
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
08/07/2020