The Local Offer is the Newcastle Council website. It contains all of the services, information and advice that children and young people with Special Educational Needs or Disabilities (SEND) and their families might need to use.

For careers advice and guidance on a range of opportunities including education, training and employment for young people aged 13 to 19 years old, and up to 25 years old for those with Education Health and Care Plans.

Phone: 0191 277 1944

Offers confidential advice, support and information on any aspect of NHS care.
Freephone:0800 032 0202

Local consumer champion for health and social care. 
Phone: 0191 3385720

Our Independent Supporters guide you every step of the way through being assessed for an Education, Health and Care (EHC) Plan or transferring from a Statement to and EHC Plan. 
Phone: 0191 281 8737

Newcastle Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Information, Advice and Support Service provides free, confidential and impartial information on matters relating to education for children and young people with SEND. Email: Phone: 0191 284 0480 (also for Direct Payment support from Disability North)