Early years providers, schools and colleges introduction
Find out about special schools that cater for children or young people with specific educational needs, as well as mainstream schools, that have special provisions and early years providers. You can also get advice on school transport.
For early years providers, please use our Family Information Directory (link opens in new window)
You can do a search for:
- childcare providers
- free nursery education funding
- Lower and Middle Schools
- nurseries and pre-schools
- school drop off / pick up
- School's Out - holiday schemes
- specific special educational needs and / or disabilities
There are a large number of early years providers made up of day nurseries, nursery schools and pre-school settings.
All early years providers welcome children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). Each setting has a trained special educational needs coordinator (SENCo).
We also support the setting's SENCo with educational psychology.
Telephone: Early Help Service on 0300 300 8585