Action for Children
Provides support and advice to young carers aged six to 18 years throughout Derbyshire. Offers advice and advocacy, one to one support, support with education, training and employment, respite activities.
Derbyshire Information, Advice and Support Service (DIASS)
Derbyshire Information, Advice and Support Service (DIASS) is the new name for the Parent Partnership Service.
They provide independent information, advice and support to children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), as well as their parents and carers. This includes Autism, Aspergers, ADHD, Dyslexia or any other special educational need.
They also support children, young people and parents affected by exclusion from school.
Derbyshire County Council Multi-Agency Teams
Our local teams include workers from a range of different backgrounds who can help children, young people and families to overcome difficult situations.
Fairplay supports children and young people with disabilities and additional needs, and their families, across North Derbyshire.
Local Send Offer
Information for young people with Special Educational Needs & Disabilities, and their families. Derbyshire’s Local Offer includes leisure and activity providers, health and care services, education providers and support groups.
The Local Offer simply aims to pull information about available services into one place and make it clear and accessible for you and your family.
Sure Start Children’s Centres
YoungMinds is the UK’s leading charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people.