Disabled Children's Services

Disabled Children's Services

The Disabled Children Service provides a range of assessments and services for children with disabilities.

We can help with:

  • an assessment and plan for your child’s particular needs
  • support for you and your family
  • occupational therapy assessment services
  • short breaks for you or your child
  • accessible play areas
  • advice and information on services in your community

You can find out more on the Local Offer website or email us at sendplus@bristol.gov.uk

Preparing for adulthood

If you’re over 14 and under 25, you can find information and advice on the SEND Local Offer website to help you make important choices about things like:

  • education
  • work, training and apprenticeships
  • housing
  • sports and leisure including gyms and swimming pools
  • health
  • benefits and money
  • short breaks
  • events, activities and social groups

Look on the Bristol Local Offer website or email us at bristollocaloffer@bristol.gov.uk

Special education needs (SEN)

Find out more about education for children with special needs on the Local Offer website

Search our school finder for details of special schools for children with special educational needs.

Contact information

Disabled Children Services

5 Knowle West Health Park

Downton Road


Bristol, BS4 1WH

Email: disabledchildren@bristol.gov.uk

Tel: 0117 903 8250

Text phone: 0117 903 8255

Fax: 0117 903 8254