Information for families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole


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Special Educational Needs and Disability Information, Advice and Support Service.

We are a free, confidential and impartial service for children and young people with SEND who live across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole and their parents or carers.

We can give help, support and information if you are:

  • a child or young person (0 to 25) with special educational needs or a disability (SEND)
  • a parent or carer of a child or young person (0 to 25) with a special educational need or disability (SEND)
  • the parent or carer of a child of school age who has been excluded from school or is at risk of exclusion
  • going through the Education, Health and Care planning process or the Annual Review process.

We can be contacted by email at 

Please see our website for further information.

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Venue/Contact Details
Area coverage
BCP Area
See Journey Planner on the right-hand side of this page, where you can view bus, car and train routes from your location.
Times and Costs
Opening times:
SENDiass4BCP opening hours are: Monday to Thursday 9am - 5pm and Friday 9am - 4:30pm. Our advice line operates Monday to Thurday 9:30am - 12:30pm.
Further opening details:
  • Afternoon
  • Morning
  • Daily
  • All Year Round
This service is free.
Ages, Booking Details and Referral Information
From 0 years to 25 years
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This service is specifically for children and young people with SEND and their families.

Are your staff DBS Approved?
Do you have a First Aid Policy?
Do you have Public Liability Insurance?