North West

Please find below, a list of Independent Support providers and the links to their contact details. You will also find a link to the Local Offer provided by the local authority. For your local IAS Service please click here

Blackburn with Darwen

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support

Email: Independent.Supporters@barnardos.org.uk

Phone: 01772 629470

For your Local Offer, please go to:

www.bwd-localoffer.org.uk

 

Blackpool

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support-service

Phone: 01772 629470

Email: Independent.Supporters@barnardos.org.uk

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.blackpool.fsd.org.uk/kb5/blackpool/fsd/localoffer

 

Bolton

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support

Email: isduty@togethertrust.org.uk

Phone: 0161 283 4848

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.localdirectory.bolton.gov.uk/send.aspx

 

Bury

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support

Email: isduty@togethertrust.org.uk

Phone: 0161 283 4848

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.theburydirectory.co.uk/kb5/bury/directory/localoffer.page

 

Cheshire East

Independent Support provider: EDGE inclusion partners

Website: www.edgeinc.co.uk 

Email: is@edgeinc.co.uk

Phone: 07947100727

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://ice.cheshireeast.gov.uk/

 

Cheshire West

Independent Support provider: EDGE inclusion partners

Website: www.edgeinc.co.uk

Email: is@edgeinc.co.uk

Phone: 07947100727

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.westcheshirelocaloffer.co.uk/

 

Cumbria

Independent Support provider: Inspira

Website: http://www.adviceservices.org.uk/independent-support/

Email: independentsupport@inspira.org.uk

Phone: By email

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://search3.openobjects.com/kb5/cumbria/fsd/home.page

 

Halton

Independent Support provider: Edge Inclusion Partners

Website: www.edgeinc.co.uk 

Email: is@edgeinc.co.uk

Phone: 07947100727

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://localoffer.haltonchildrenstrust.co.uk/

 

Knowsley

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's (North West)

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support 

Email: ISS@PSS.org.uk

Phone: 0151 702 5555

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.knowsleyinfo.co.uk/local-offer

 

Lancashire

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's 

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support 

Email: Independent.Supporters@barnardos.org.uk

Phone: 01772 629 470

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.lancashire.gov.uk/SEND

 

Liverpool

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support 

Email: ISS@PSS.org.uk

Phone: 0151 702 5555

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://fsd.liverpool.gov.uk/kb5/liverpool/fsd/localoffer.page

 

Manchester

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support 

Email:isduty@togethertrust.org.uk

Phone: 0161 283 4848

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://manchester.fsd.org.uk/kb5/manchester/fsd/category.page

 

Oldham

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support 

Email: iass@pointoldham.co.uk

Phone: 0161 667 2055

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.oldham.gov.uk/info/200368/children_and_young_people_with_special_educational_needs_and_disabilities

 

Rochdale

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support

Phone: 01772 629 470

Email: elaine.gansler@barnardos.org.uk

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.rochdale.gov.uk/schools_and_children/special_educational_needs/send_-_the_local_offer.aspx

 

Salford

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's 

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support 

Email: isduty@togethertrust.org.uk

Phone: 0151 702 5555

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.salford.gov.uk/localoffer.htm

 

Sefton

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support 

Email: ISS@PSS.org.uk

Phone: 0151 702 5555

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.sefton.gov.uk/localoffer

 

St. Helens

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support 

Email: ISS@PSS.org.uk

Phone: 0151 702 5555

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.sthelens.gov.uk/what-we-do/schools-and-education/sen-the-local-offer/

 

Stockport

Independent Support provider: EDGE inclusion partners

Website: www.edgeinc.co.uk

Email: is@edgeinc.co.uk

Phone: 07947100727

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://stockport.fsd.org.uk/kb5/stockport/fsd/localoffer.page

 

Tameside

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support 

Email: isduty@togethertrust.org.uk

Phone: 0161 283 4848

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.tameside.gov.uk/localoffer

 

Trafford

Independent Support provider: Voluntary and Community Action Trafford

Website: www.independentsupportservice.org

Email: info@independentsupportservice.org

Phone: 0161  872 6879

For your Local Offer, please go to:http://trafford.childrensservicedirectory.org.uk/kb5/trafford/fsd/advice_results

 

Warrington

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support 

Email: ISS@PSS.org.uk

Phone: 0151 702 5555

For your Local Offer, please go to:http://warrington.fsd.org.uk/kb5/warrington/fsd/localoffer.page

 

Wigan

Independent Support provider: Embrace Wigan and Leigh

Website: http://www.embracewiganandleigh.org.uk/article_specific.php?searcher=964 

Email: m.lowe@embracewiganandleigh.org.uk

Phone: 01942 233323

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://www.wigan.gov.uk/Resident/Education/Special-Educational-Needs-and-Disability/Special-Educational-Needs-and-Disabilities.aspx

 

Wirral

Independent Support provider: Barnardo's 

Website: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/independent-support

Email: ISS@PSS.org.uk

Phone: 0151 702 5555

For your Local Offer, please go to:

http://localofferwirral.org

 

NB: We endeavour to keep all these links as up to date as possible. However, if you come across a broken link please contact us at: independentsupport@ncb.org.uk.