Local help for children with special educational needs and disabilities
The Hammersmith and Fulham Local Offer provides information about services that children, young people and their families can expect from a range of local agencies. Knowing what's out there gives you more choice and control over what support is right for you.
Parents Active is an independent forum to help parents/carers of disabled children living in Hammersmith and Fulham. Get in touch with them if you need support around your child’s additional learning needs.
The Stephen Wiltshire Centre supports children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities and their families. They offer a range of events and activities and also hold regular advice and information sessions for parents/carers.
If your child has a disability or long-term health condition, you might be entitled to Disability Living Allowance (DLA) for them as well as other financial support.
- Disability Living Allowance
- Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
- Help with housing costs if your child has a disability
- Child Tax Credit if your child has a disability
- Help with getting about, including Motability and Blue Badge Schemes
- Benefits if you’re a carer
Need help making a claim
If you are thinking about making a claim Family Support is able to help. Amongst other things we can support you with completing the form, gather your evidence and attend the assessments with you.
Make the first step and talk to one of our local Family Support workers to see how we can help.
Pop into one of our family centres, email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 020 8753 6070.