Support for special educational needs and disability

If you're worried your child may have special education needs

A child or young person has special educational needs (SEN) if they have a learning difficulty or disability that means special arrangements have to be made for their education.

If you are worried that your children has special educational needs, you can get information and advice:

We also provide information on:

You can find detailed information the accessibility of places around Thurrock at AccessAble: Thurrock.

If you have tried all the support services above and would still like to contact our special education needs team, you can do so by email or phone.

Special Education Needs team

: 01375 652 555


We acknowledge emails automatically and reply to email or phone messages within 5 working days.

You can download our service strategies and policies, and read details of inspections and actions.