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England: North East
North East

Area: County Durham
Name: SEND & Inclusion Service: Cognition & Learning Team
Centre Type: Widgit Centre supporting Local Authority Schools

The Cognition & Learning Team promotes inclusion and equality of opportunity to ensure improved outcomes for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in County Durham. SEND & Inclusion Service: Cognition & Learning Team is a service for schools and provides:

  • Advice, consultancy and training to teachers, support staff and families
  • Continuing Professional Development training for schools

Assessment of children/young peoples' needs and advice relating to:

  • General Learning Difficulties
  • Early Years concerns
  • Speech, Language and Communication
  • Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia & DCD)
  • Access Technology
  • Physical Disabilities
Contact: Julie Brown
Address: EDC, Enterprise Way, Spennymoor, County Durham DL16 6YP
Tel: 03000 263333
Email: julie.brown@durham.gov.uk
Area: Middlesborough
Name: Speech and Language Therapy Service, South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Centre Type: Widgit Centre and Trainer supporting Local Authority Services
We are a team of Speech and Language Therapists working within the paediatric field. We work with children requiring communication aids/symbol support.
Contact: Joanna Henfrey
Address: North Ormesby Health Village, 2 Trinity Mews, North Ormesby, Middlesbrough, TS3 6AL
Tel: 01642 516780
Email: joanna.henfrey@nhs.net
Area: North Tyneside
Name: North Tyneside CLC's
Centre Type: Widgit Centre and Trainer supporting Local Authority Schools. Additional training for other schools/organizations/parents groups.
Utilising the expertise and facilities of both the North Tyneside ICT Team and the CLC's, this base offers advice, support, personalised training and short term equipment loans to support access to the curriculum for all learners who require additional support.
Contact: Claire Graham
Address: Early Years and School Improvement Service North Tyneside Council, Langdale Gardens, Wallsend, NE28 0HG
Tel: 0191 218 9500
Email: claire.graham@ntlp.org.uk


Are you a Local Authority, County Council, NHS, Charity or Independent Service that is interested in becoming a Widgit Centre? Email us at info@widgit.com to find out more information.

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