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Shropshire Information, Advice and Support Service (IASS)

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The Information, Advice and Support Service provides free, confidential and impartial information, advice and support around Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, including matters relating to education, health and social care.  Welfare benefits, finance, independent living, employment, debt and money management advice are all available. We can help you to navigate the Local Offer and, if you are eligible for one, take up and manage Personal Budgets . We can help you to understand education paperwork and education processes. Help to prepare for an education meeting, and occasionally attend. Help to mediate with school or the Local Authority and help to put your views forward to the right people.  Advice and support on the take up and management of Personal Budgets and how to navigate the Local Offer. Information and support around welfare benefits, finance, independent living, employment and debt and money management advice.  The information and support necessary to empower participation in decisions about their individual support and about local provision. Empowering parents and young people to take an active role in their / their childs education, health, and social care.  We offer support by telephone, email, meeting by appointment and support groups.

Support includes training, events, support groups, information leaflets and casework. We can also put you in touch with other organisations who may be able to help you.
For children, young people and parents of children and young people, with Special Educational Needs or Disability, aged 0 to 25. We can also provide an Independent Supporter.

To make a referral call 01743 280019 -professionals need client's permission

Who to Contact
01743 280 019
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Opening Times

The referral line is staffed: Monday to Friday 10 am till 4 pm.

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Referral required?
Age Range
All Ages
0-4 years
5-10 years
11-16 years
17-19 years
20 years and over

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