Local and National Support Services and Useful Links

There are lots of local and national support services out there but knowing where to start to look for help can feel overwhelming.

We have put together support services for the most common enquiries we receive and to try help you find services quickly and easily we have split in to the following:

Financial Support

Caring for a child or young person with additional needs can mean you encounter more financial pressures. There is support out there, both locally and nationally.

Department for Education

SENDirect

Want to find out what others think about services? Contact a Family run SENDirect. An online service that allows families of children with additional needs to find, compare and buy activities, support and services. SENDirect aims to support families to find out what other people think of services.

York Services

Find out more information about general support services in York, including City of York Council services.

Planning for Your Child's Future

Find out what plans you can put in place to support you child when you are no longer able to care for them.  

 

Unsure which service to get in touch with?

There are many services out there locally and nationally and it can seem overwhelming narrowing down the information. If you are unsure you can get in touch with York Family Information Service.

 

Family Information Service

01904 554444

fis@york.gov.uk