Other sources of information

Northeast Special Needs Network (supports families with disabled children/young people from birth to 25 years).


Contact details:

Northeast Special Needs Network Northern Counties Site Tankerville Terrace



Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 3BB


Admin: 0191 281 2485

Family Advice Workers: 0191 281 2255 Email:  admin@nsnn.org.uk


Parents can contact their local SEND Information, Advice and Support Service for impartial information, advice and support in relation to their child’s SEN and/or disability.


Contact details:

Newcastle Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Information, Advice and Support Service


The Dene Centre

Castle Farm Road Gosforth

Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne and Wear




Telephone: 0191 284 0480

E-mail: sendiassadmin@newcastle.gov.uk


The National Autistic Society

Web:  www.autism.org.uk


Email:  mailto:nas@nas.org.uk


Autism Helpline


Tel:  0808 800 4104

(open 10.00am-4.00pm, Monday-Friday)


Text: 07903 200 200


Newcastle Families Information Service