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SENDIASS stands for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Information Advice and Support Service.
This is the SENDIASS service for people living in Croydon.
It’s a free, impartial, and confidential service offering information to young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and to their parents and carers.
Families of young people aged 0 – 25 with special educational needs and disabilities. The service is open to parents and carers, and to young people themselves.
We are open Monday to Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm.
The service is free to access.
We have a drop-in service every Friday or you can contact us using the form below.
Hello and welcome to Croydon SENDIASS.
We aim to promote good working relationships between children, young people, parents, education settings and the Local Authority (Croydon Council), whilst seeking to empower parents to play an active and informed role in their child’s education.
We can support children, young people, parents and carers, in a number of ways and provide a range of services which include:
We offer drop-in sessions every Friday during term time. We can offer legal advice, support, or assistance with any of the following:
Where: Carers Support Centre, 24 George Street, London, CR0 1PB
When: Friday 10.00am – 12 noon during term-time only
Come along or book a session by contacting us.
You can contact us by filling in the form below or by phone, email, or by sending us a message via our Facebook page.
We are open Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm. Outside these hours you can leave a message on our 24 hour answerphone.
We aim to respond to all queries within 2 working days.
Croydon SENDIASS is a completely independent and impartial service. For more information about how we ensure impartiality and confidentiality please read our SENDIASS policies.
Our SENDIAS services strive for the highest quality. The government publishes Minimum Standards for SENDIASS. Kids aims to meet and exceed those standards in all our work. Our staff are all highly experienced and knowledgeable. They receive regular training and updates on all aspects of SEND policy and law and have a detailed knowledge of Croydon education services so they can advise you on your family’s rights and options.