Training, resources and support

Between November 2018 and March 2020 the Early Years SEND Partnership programme will be delivering:

  • A series of regional Action Learning Sets across the five regions (ALSs) (see below);
  • A series of local Action Learning Sets (see below). These will complement the regional ALSs.
  • Training for settings managers and parents across the five regions (see below) to increase access and inclusion in the early years.
  • A launch event (see below)

You can find at overview of the programme here and an overview of the training available here

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Please find all resources linked to the programme, including the self-review tool and action plan here.

To see resources from the last project, including a project evaluation and presentations from regional ALSs, click here

Regional Action Learning Sets (ALSs)

Find out more about how the Partnership, led by CDC, are providing strategic support to the five regions through a series of regional ALSs here

Local ALSs

Find out more here about what we expect to take place in-between regional ALSs, including the specialist support that is available to some local areas as part of this.


Find out about what training is available to settings managers and parents here

Early Years SEND Partnership programme launch event

Find out more about our launch event that took place in January 2019 here. This includes links to presentations from DfE, Public Health England and all the organisations working across the partnership.