Dudley Special Education Needs & Disability Improvement Programme

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SEND Improvement Programme

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Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Strategy 2019

Improving the lives of children with special educational needs and disabilities in the Dudley borough.

The Dudley Area SEND strategy has been put together by Dudley Council,  Dudley Clinical Commissioning Group, Dudley Parent Carer Forum, Working Together for Change and partners  including schools and health organisations.  It sets out in straightforward terms our vision for the Dudley area SEND offer to children and young people (up to age 25) and their families.


The strategy highlights our main priorities to help us all to plan and work together over the next two years to secure good outcomes for local children, young people and their families.  

Strategic Priorities

We have identified our three strategic priorities:

Priority 1

Working in partnership with families

Priority 2

Planning and working together to make the best use of all of our resources

Priority 3

Simplifying help and support so that it is more accessible