This is an Early Support information resources outlining the professionals and practitioners you may meet. This includes the people and services you and your family may work with over time as this will vary according to where you live and the specific nature of your child’s or young person’s additional needs.
This resources helps to demystify the different roles and services you may access for your disabled child and explains in simple terms what different people with professional job titles may do. The explanations given here are intended to provide a basic introduction only. If you’d like to find out more, this resource will signpost you to further information.