Special Education Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Special Education Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

The North Yorkshire CCGs work closely with partners and key stakeholders across the SEND agenda. Key information about education, health and social care support for children and young people with SEND in North Yorkshire can be found on the Local Offer web page 

Key strategic documents include the North Yorkshire Autism Strategy (PDF) 

As well as the North Yorkshire Strategic Plan for SEND, this is scheduled for publication September 2018. Read the strategic plan

 

Autism
The North Yorkshire CCGs commission Autism Assessment Services. Autism assessment services are provided by Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust (in Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby locality and Harrogate and Rural District) and by York Teaching Hospital Foundation Trust (in Scarborough and Ryedale locality). The Autism assessment services provide an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) assessment and diagnosis pathway for children and young people aged 0-19.

Information about the service can be found on this website

Access Point  - Autism Assessment Services
For the Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby locality and Harrogate and Rural District, information can be found by downloading this leaflet (PDF)