SNAP Cymru

Description of service

SNAP Cymru provides impartial information, advice and support for parents, children and young people who have, or may have, special educational needs or disabilities. Advice is provided through the helpline and specialist casework service. The service is for parents, carers, young people and professionals contacting on behalf of families. Can help with legal entitlements, education options and referral to relevant services and professions. Further support includes information on how Special Educational Needs are identified and assessed by schools and the local authority, help with paperwork and preparing for meetings and communicating with schools to resolve disagreements at an early stage. Families can also be referred into the casework service. Calls to 0808 80 numbers are free from landlines and mobiles in the UK and do not appear on itemised bills.

Key Focus

Support for families with additional learning needs of children and young people

Age Range

All ages

Opening Times

Monday to Friday, 9.30am-4.30pm

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Referral Method

Self referral, professional referral

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