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Coronavirus (Covid-19) and school information and closures

What parents and carers need to know about schools and other education settings during the coronavirus outbreak - Information for parents and carers about educational provision for critical workers, school closures, exams, free school meals and home schooling.

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Find out about resources, services, support, activities and events for Rotherham's children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).

About the Local Offer

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New Rotherham EHC Hub is now live

From 15th September 2020 all new referrals will be opened on the Hub, following the 20-week statutory process and we are currently developing the Rotherham EHC Hub to manage all annual reviews which will be launched at a later date.

Find out about the EHC Hub

Make a request for a statutory EHC Assessment

Website support

For support to access the Local Offer website contact: The Families Information Service 0800 073 0230

Keeping safe

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Feedback and comments

Because the information included on this website is constantly changing and developing we would like your help in keeping this website as up-to-date as possible by completing the feedback and comments section, or if you spot anything that is not correct please send us an email.

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Offer impartial advice and support for parents and carers of children and young people with special educational needs or disabilities.

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Healthwatch Rotherham

Our remit covers all health and social care services in England. We set our plans based on what people tell local Healthwatch about their experiences, as well as data regarding the health and social care issues affecting the general public.

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Rotherham Parent Carers Forum

Rotherham Parent Carers Forum share knowledge, experience and feedback to help plan and improve the services for disabled children and their families in Rotherham.

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Rotherham MBC

Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council provides services and support for children and young people with SEND and their families.

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Rotherham Charter and Genuine Partnerships

Genuine Partnerships is an equal partnership between RMBC and Rotherham Parent Carer’s Forum aimed at embedding the principles of the Rotherham Charter (Four Cornerstones) across schools, colleges, settings and services.

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