IPSEA offers free and independent legally based information, advice and support to help get the right education for children and young people with all kinds of special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). We also provide training on the SEND legal framework to parents and carers, professionals and other organisations.

You can access free resources on:

  • What special educational needs is
  • How the local authority should help
  • How your nursery, school or college should help
  • Exclusion and children out of school
  • Education, Health and Care Plans
  • Choosing a school or college
  • Transport to school or college
  • Young people (aged 16 to 25)
  • SEN and disability law
  • Making a complaint or challenging a decision

Find out more on our Get support page.

Type of provision

Targeted - This is for people with special educational needs and disabilities and their families

Contact details

SEN information report

Centre information

Accessibility and adjustments

Wheelchair access No
Information about wheelchair access
Additional SEN information


Address Independent Provider of Special Education Advice (IPSEA), 24-26 Gold Street, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1EJ