The Local Offer

SNAP has worked with the Local Authority to co- produce the Local Offer – the aim of this website is to offer parent carers a ‘one stop shop’ to find information about services you may need if you have a child or young person with SEND. You can find the Local offer here:
Central Bedfordshire Council – SEN & Disability – Local Offer >>

Contact a Family

Contact a Family supports families of disabled children across the UK, whatever their condition or disability. They provide information, advice and support and bring families together so they can support each other. Contact a Family campaigns to improve their circumstances, and for their right to be included and equal in society.
Contact a Family >> 

SEND code of practice: 0 to 25 years

Visit to view the statutory guidance on the special educational needs and disability (SEND) system for children and young people aged 0 to 25, from 1 September 2014.
Code of Practice >>


Children and Families Act

Read the Children and Families Act 2014 published on
Children and Families Act >> 


Care Act

Read the Care Act published on
Care Act >>