Deciding on an education setting for your child with SEND

Information for education settings and professionals

Find out more information about our SEND services, including educational psychology, early years SEND Team, SEN Team and head of service for special educational needs and/or disability (SEND.)

Download our post-16 locality info (PDF 469.7KB) to find out who the allocated senior SEN officer, educational psychologist, early years teacher and early years practitioner is for the education setting the child or young person attends.

Download details of educational psychologists, SEND and early years professionals (PDF 578.8KB)

Please note: this information regularly changes and we will ensure that these contact details are frequently updated.

The Central Bedfordshire Family Information Directory (link opens in new window) provides information, advice and contains a database of local providers - including SEND services

If you have any queries regarding the information or documents on this page please contact

Forms, documents and information for professionals

In this section you will find professional paperwork, guides, templates and links relating to SEND services, which may be of use to you.

Forms last updated: 9 October 2018

Annual Reviews

Find out further information on Annual Reviews for children with SEND.

Children’s centres

Find out about local children’s centres

Nursery settings, pre-schools and schools

Find more about individual schools and their Local Offer provision in our schools directory:

Other resources

Post-16 providers

Find out about post-16 providers

Out-of-county providers

Find out more information on out-of-county providers

Deciding on an education setting

Find out about deciding on an education setting.

Local Safeguarding Children's Board (LSCB)

Find out more about the Local Safeguarding Children’s Board (LSCB)


Find out more about how you can help to safeguard children

Legislation and statutory guidance

Find out more information on Legislation and Statutory Guidance relating to children/young people with SEND

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