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Sensory and Physical difficulties

Some children may need extra support, equipment or provision put in place as they have a disability that hinders them from making use of the education facilities generally provided. Some difficulties may include Visual Impairment (VI), Hearing Impairment (HI) or a combination of both, known as Multi-Sensory Impairment (MSI).

Below you will find some helpful websites and links:

Scope are a disability equality charity in England and Wales. They provide practical information and emotional support.

The Elizabeth Foundation are a foundation to help young deaf children listen and learn.


The Let's Listen and Talk programme is an in depth programme developed by The Elizabeth Foundation which provides information and advice for parents and carers supporting young deaf children from birth to 5 years.