Every Local Authority in England must commission an Information, Advice and Support (IAS) service for their area about; matters relating to children and young people with SEND, enabling them to participate in decision making processes, and help them to achieve the best possible educational and other outcomes.
The Rose Road Association is a charity that provides services for children and young adults with severe physical disabilities, learning difficulties, and/or autism, and their families. They are commissioned to provide an IAS service in the Southampton, Portsmouth, and West Berkshire areas. This website is for the Southampton service. To find out more about the Rose Road Association, head over to their website here.
What We Do
A service for those living or working with ages 0-25yrs with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
Providing information established by SEND Law and practices, as well as local knowledge and signposting
Providing impartial advice on what steps to take in the areas of Education, Health and Social Care
Providing confidential individualised support to empower those who seek our assistance