Children, Young People and Families

Information For Families. Tel: 0345 60 80 192. Childcare, activities, support groups, i-go card; for 0-19 yrs (25 SEND).

Or search online www.eastsussex.gov.uk and www.escis.org.uk.

Special Educational Needs & Disability (SEND) Advice Service. Tel: 01273 337711 for impartial advice and support up to 25 years old and their parents and carers.

Children’s Disability Service. Tel: 01323 466030.

Children’s Centres. Support families with under 5’s Tel: 01323 464340 for your nearest centre and services offered.

East Sussex Young Carers. Tel: 0300 777 2011 support 5-18 year olds who are caring for someone at home, parent or sibling.

Embrace. Tel: 07825 800299 a group for special needs and disabled children, promoting inclusion and improving life skills and opportunities through clubs, outreach and advocacy.

Families for Autism. 6 The Labyrinth, 7 Mark Lane BN21 4RJ. Tel: 01323 430369. Supporting children and young people on the autistic spectrum and their families. Also run a charity Shop.