Contact Details

Karen Askham

Contact Tel:
01484 452910
Mobile:
Contact Email:
Karen.askham@hotmail.co.uk
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Key Services

Areas covered

About

SEND Karma! is a bespoke service that is person-centred and led by families.

It could include things like
Practical help with family days out or at home (need to organise all that paperwork?)
Advocacy in important meetings, helping you feel supported to have your say when it really counts
Disability and Carers Rights information, with hints and tips to get the best outcomes
Creative, cost-effective ideas to help with working together with services and meeting your child’s needs
Help with understanding how to access assessments and what to do if you don’t get the result you need
Applying for grants and benefits including Disability Living Allowance, Personal Independent Payment etc
Form filling and jargon-busting, making sense of the language professionals use
Signposting and support to access local activities and groups – a friendly face in a sea of strangers
Help for parent-led groups to set up or to improve to be as inclusive and welcoming as possible to parents

If you are looking for support that is not on this list, please ask.

Categories of SEND

Cognition and learning, Communication and Interaction, Sensory and/or physical development difficulties , Medical conditions , Emotional, social & mental health difficulties.

Age group

Early years, Primary, Secondary, Post 16, Transition to adult services.

Type

Consultancy Service, Information, Guidance & Advocacy Service .

Referral Process

Self referral