SEND and Our Local Offer

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New Islington Free School is a mainstream school that caters for children from 4 -11 years.

The Special Educational Needs and Disability Coordinator (SENCo) is Mrs Sarah Bailey who may be contacted via the school office on 0161 273 8007. Our SEND policy is available from the school office on request or as a download from this link here. Also our school SEND Local Offer provides a wealth of additional information.

 

Information on where the local authority’s local offer is published:

Manchester Local Offer:    www.manchester.gov.yk/sendlocaloffer

For more advice please contact:

If you would like advice from professionals outside school you may find the following numbers and websites useful:

www.gov.uk/government/publications/send-guide-for-parents-and-carers

IAS, Formerly Parent Partnership – 0161 209 8356 - parents@manchester.gov.uk 

Manchester Families Service Directory – www.manchester.fsd.org.uk

Autistic Society Greater Manchester – 0161 866 8483

The British Dyslexia Association – 0845 251 9002

Lancasterian Sensory Support Service – 0161 445 0123

Living with ADHD - www.livingwithadhd.co.uk

Manchester Autism Resource Centre – 0161 945 0040

Manchester Mencap – 0161 728 8109

Manchester Speech and Language Therapy Service – 0161 248 1208

National Autistic Society, Greater Manchester – 0161 998 4667

National Blind Children’s Society – 0800 781 1444

National Deaf Children’s Society – 0808 800 8880

National Down’s Syndrome Society – 0333 1212 300

SEND Local Offer Hub Drop In Sessions – 0161 998 7280

Statutory Assessment Service – 0161 245 7439