Education including special educational needs

Buttle UK

Provides emergency funding to people in need and grant funding to enable children to attend state boarding schools when they are very vulnerable. See their website for eligibility criteria and how to apply.

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Website: www.buttleuk.org 


Civil Legal Advice Education Law Line

Free legal advice on family, child and
education law across England. It is run by the Coram Children's Legal Centre and telephone advice is only available to people eligible for legal aid.

Website: www.childrenslegalcentre.com 


Independent Panel for Special Education Advice (IPSEA)

Provides free legal advice to ensure that children with SEN in England and Wales receive the provision to which they are entitled. Can advise re tribunals.

Free Advice Line: ring to book a call: 0800 018 4016
Tribunal Help Line: 0845 602 9579

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Website: www.ipsea.org.uk


Reedham Trust

Provides grant funding to enable children to attend boarding school when they are vulnerable.

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Website: www.reedhamchildrenstrust.org.uk 


Royal National Children's Foundation

Helps children between the ages of 7 and 13 who are 'at risk', providing grant funding to enable these children to attend independent boarding or day schools, or state boarding schools, where they have a chance of making a new start. See their website for eligibility criteria and how to apply.

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Website: www.rncf.org.uk 

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