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Have Your Say

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We are always keen to hear from residents in East Sussex that want to provide their insight on Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) services and provision.

This page highlights ways that you can contribute.

To see how we have already used service user insight to improve services, visit our ‘You Said, We Did’ page.

SEND Wellbeing Survey

We want to hear from children and young people about their experiences of school. 

It is important that we hear children and young peoples thoughts on school. This is to make sure that pupils feel happy and supported.

If you're a child or young person, it would be great if you could take approximately five minutes to complete this quick survey so we can hear your views:

Become a Young SEND Ambassador

The Young SEND Ambassadors are a youth group. They represent and advocate for young people with SEND. They meet a couple of times a month to discuss their thoughts and views. This helps to create change and ensures that the youth voice is at the heart of Education East Sussex services.

To find out more about the Young SEND Ambassadors, and other SEND youth groups visit our page on Youth Groups and Activities.

East Sussex Parent Carer Forum (ESPCF)

East Sussex Parent Carer Forum (ESPCF) is a forum for parent carers of Children and Young People with SEND in East Sussex. They aim to ensure that every parent carer in East Sussex feels that their voice, views and experiences matter. They also contribute towards developing and improving services:

Suggest a Service

We continue to add and review services listed on the East Sussex Local Offer section of our 1Space directory. You are able to suggest services for us to add to the directory that you think would benefit others in similar situations.

If you would like to suggest a service for us to list on our directory, you can do so following the below link:

You can also email us at:

East Sussex Local Offer Feedback

Input from users of the Local Offer is vital in shaping the website. We aim to make it as accessible, informative and useful as possible. If you have any thoughts, queries or suggestions about how we could improve the website, you can contact us by emailing:

You can also take part in our survey. This survey allows users to provide feedback on both the things you like about the website and the areas you think we could improve:

Glossary of East Sussex SEND Terms

We explain some of the terms used on this website on our page, Glossary of East Sussex SEND Terms.

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