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Videos

We are in the process of creating videos with Middlesbroughs young people. If you would like to get involved or have any suggestions of things you would like us to cover please let us know by emailing getinvolvedlocaloffer@middlesbrough.gov.uk

 

Your Views of SEND in Middlesbrough

What you need to know about the Local Offer

The Council for Disabled Children have a number of videos on their Youtube page 'WatchCDC'.

This film talks about the Local Offer which is part of the new SEND law that came in on 1st September 2014.

SEN Support and EHCP's

Meet David Ball, Head of SEND Assessment Team (0-25 years).

What Does a SEND Case Officer Do?

Many of you will have been supported by one a SEND Case Officer, or maybe you are considering requesting an EHC assessment and will get to meet a Case Officer from our SEND Assessment team. Find out what is involved in their everyday work.

 

What is an EHCP and who is it for?

The Council for Disabled Children have a number of videos on their Youtube page 'WatchCDC'.

With support from DfE, Independent Support has produced two short animation films, which can be used by local authorities, front line services, professionals and parent groups in their communications with parents and young people. The purpose of the animations is to help explain the EHCP process and its important relationship with the Person Centred Connection.

SENDIASS - Children and Young People

SENDIASS or Special Educational Needs Independent Advice Support Services are here to help you.

Here's a short video looking at what IAS services are, what they can do, and how they can help.

 

SENDIASS - Parents and Carers

SENDIASS or Special Educational Needs Independent Advice Support Services are here to help you.

Here's a short video looking at what IAS services are, what they can do, and how they can help.

 

Children with Disabilities Social Work Team

Meet Maria Bache from the Children with Disabilities social work team and find out how they may be able to support you and your child. 

Occupational Therapy (Children with Disabilities team)

Meet Claire one of our Occupational Therapists and find out more about the support they provide.

What is a Short Break?

Meet Ben and Megan for the Short Breaks team and find out about Short Breaks in Middlesbrough.

Personal Budgets

As part of the EHC Plan some young people are able to receive a personal budget

A personal budget is money which you get from the local authority to pay for things you need or may want. The money you get is to help you achieve your aspirations for the future.

This video was created by the YPEG to help explain what a personal budget is and how you can get one.

Supported Internships

What is a Supported Internship? How can it help me? Take a look at Project Choice, who are also providers of Supported Internships in Middlesbrough.

SEND Careers Advisor

Ever wondered about your future? How do people get into a particular job? What college courses are out there? Meet Zahid, one of the SEND Careers Officers based within the SEND Assessment team.

What it's Like Being Autistic (Sensory Overload )

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