For providers

This page is for anyone working with children and families, including childcare providers, people working in an education setting, or those who would like to become a childminder or set up a daycare setting.

Information for childminders and daycare providers

Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) information and training for providers

  • SEND Toolkit and documents - Useful documents and referral forms that you can use when supporting children and young people aged 0-25 with SEND.
  • Understanding SEND training - As part of the SEND Reforms Programme, education colleagues delivered a rolling programme of free training sessions called Understanding SEND. 
  • SEND e-learning courses - A free e-learning course is available to help you understand what the reforms are, how we are implementing them, and about the Local Offer.

Stronger Families

Stronger Families is a way of working with County Durham families who'd like support with any problems or difficulties they may be having.

Updating your details on this website

Powered by Open Objects