Bedford Borough

Information Advice and Support​ provider: 

Bedford SEND Advice Service

Description of service on offer:

We provide confidential and impartial information, advice and support about special educational needs and disabilities to children, parents and young people. Our aim is to assist parents and young people to participate in decision making on an equal footing with professionals. Our service is widely respected and trusted by families and this has been borne out by feedback from the Bedford Borough Parent Carer Forum. We can help at all stages of the Code of Practice and offer a wide range of services including:

  • a confidential telephone helpline
  • help with paperwork
  • an Independent Supporter to guide you through the process for an Education, Health and Care (EHC) Plan
  • support at important meetings
  • advice on your rights

Opening Hours:

8.30am - 4pm

Address:

Borough Hall
Caudwell Street
Bedford
MK42 9AP

Telephone: 

01234 276 267

Email: 

sendadvice@bedford.gov.uk  

Website:

www.bedford.gov.uk/sendadvice                     

Social Media:

Facebook: www.facebook.com/SENDAdvice.Bedford     
Twitter: @SEND_Advice