The Council for Disabled Children have created a free Social Care and SEND online course, and is aimed at practitioners in the Social Care and SEND. It has two modules covering the role of social care within the SEND system and developing good quality social care advice & information. You can access the course at Social Care and SEND | Council for Disabled Children.

Each lesson will take around 45 minutes to complete and you can work through at your own pace. If you have any questions please email the team at

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May 11, 2023

Molly Venn