Sensory needs can include; hearing loss and/or visual impairment or sensory processing difficulties. Physical difficulties, can occur for a variety of reasons, e.g. congenital conditions (some progressive), injury or disease. The important consideration in this area is the degree to which the difficulties impact on a child’s or young person’s ability to access educational opportunities.
Below are resources which may be useful in helping you to support your child if they have sensory and physical needs.