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What is the Local Offer

The Leicestershire Local Offer gives children and young people with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) and their families information about help and services in Leicestershire.

The Local Offer brings together in one place information about health, education and social care for: 

  • children and young people from birth to 25 years old who have a special educational need or disability (SEND)
  • parents and carers of children with SEND
  • professionals working in health, care and education
  • providers of services for children and young people

Leicestershire's Local Offer homepage

Family Information Directory (FID)

Our Family Information Directory provides information on many useful support services, groups and activities in Leicestershire. You can search for results local to where you live or further afield.

Print and braille

Telephone the Family Information Service on 0116 305 6545 to get a copy of the Local Offer in:

  • braille
  • large print


If you don’t speak English well enough to understand the information in the Local Offer, you can copy and paste text into Google translate to translate it.

Telephone the Family Information Service on 0116 305 6545 to ask for:

  • a printed translation of the Local Offer
  • help from an interpreter who speaks your language

Schools’ Local Offer

Every school has a Local Offer, also known as the SEN information report. You’ll find it on their websites.
Find a school

Outside Leicestershire

Depending on where you live, you may be able to use help and services in neighbouring counties and in Leicester. You can find information about help and services in their Local Offers: 

Other ways to find help and services

SENDirect is a national website that:

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