External Agencies

External Agencies

The school enjoys good working relationships with a wide range of external agencies in order that our dedicated SEND and pastoral team can provide ongoing, holistic care to students and their families. Examples include:

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

http://www.countydurhamfamilies.info/kb5/durham/fsd/organisation.page?id=Ie0wpb_gjck

 

The Education Support Service which caters for a variety of needs e.g. English as an Additional Language; Educational Health Needs; Behaviour Intervention; Gypsy, Roma and Traveller; SEND; Communication/Autistic Spectrum Disorder; Hearing and Visual Impairment and Specific Learning difficulties.

http://durhamvoice.org.uk/documents/09415thJan/InfoforSchoolsandOtherAgencies2013-14.pdf

 

Education Psychology Service and SEN Placement and Provision

http://www.durham.gov.uk/article/2990/Educational-Psychology-Service

 

The One Point Service which provides a team of professionals including school nurse, education welfare officers, personal advisors and youth workers

http://www.durham.gov.uk/onepoint

 

Durham SEND Information Advice and Support Service

http://www.durhamparentpartnership.info/Pages/default.aspx

Looked After Children’s Education Service

http://www.durham.gov.uk/article/2961/Looked-After-Children-Education-Support-LACES-Team

Other services such as the School Counsellor and Parent Support Adviser have bases in the school and provide additional layers of invaluable support to both our parents and students.

 

Details of other external links can be found here