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Guide: Getting an assessment and accessing support from the Disabled Children's Service

What support is available?

There are four levels of support available for disabled children and their families. They are:

If we assess that you and your child have eligible needs for support from our Disabled Children’s Service in order to achieve or maintain a reasonable standard of health and development, then we will work with you to plan that support.

Not all families that are assessed by the Disabled Children’s Service will need support from us because their needs can be met through universal services or early help.