The Lancashire SEND Partnership holds regular drop-in information events in each of the 12 Lancashire districts.

There are two types of event on offer:

  • Family fun and information events – with free fun activities for children and young people – siblings welcome too!
  • Parents and carers information events - during school hours.

They are a chance to:

  • find out what’s on offer in your local area
  • understand what services are available
  • discover local support groups

Refreshments will be provided.

Representatives from the following services will be available at some or all of the events:

  • Lancashire Parent Carer Forum
  • Break Time
  • Inclusion Service
  • Specialist Teaching Service
  • Lancashire Local Offer
  • Designated Clinical Officer Service
  • POWAR youth voice group
  • SEND Information, Advice and Support Team
  • FIND Newsletter
  • Young people’s groups
  • Transitions

Plus local service providers, support groups and lots more!

Dates and venues

Upcoming events are listed here, for more dates please look out for updates on the local offer Facebook page.

SEND information events for parents and carers

  • 16 May 10am to 2pm The Park Child and family Centre, Norfolk Grove, Accrington, BB5 4RY
  • 7 June 10am to 2pm Twinkle House, 2 Gorsey Place, Skelmersdale, WN8 9UP
  • 28 June 10am to 2pm Clitheroe Football Club, Shawbridge, Pendle Road, Clitheroe, BB7 1LZ
  • 17 July 10am to 2pm West Paddock Youth Zone, West Paddock, Leyland, PR25 1HR

Family fun and information events

Family events will continue in summer 2023.