The SENDIASS aims to empower children and young people with special educational needs/disabilities and their parents/carers to make informed decisions about education, health and social care.


A service for those living or working with ages 0-25yrs with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities


Providing factual information found in SEND law and practices as well as local knowledge and signposting


Providing impartial advice on what steps to take in the areas of Education, Health, and Social Care


Providing confidential individualised support to empower those who seek our assistance

Quick Links

For Parents & Carers

Visit the Parents & Carers homepage

For Young People

Visit the Young People homepage

For Professionals

Visit the Professionals homepage

Can’t find what you need?

Feel free to get in touch with us! Our opening hours are:

10am-4pm Monday-Friday (term time)
10am-2pm Monday-Friday (school holidays)

We aim to respond to all enquiries within 7-10 working days.

Phone:    0300 303 2000          Email:    portsmouthiass@roseroad.org.uk


Feedback really helps us improve our service. If you have a complaint, or want to give us some positive feedback then let us know your thoughts on our service by taking this quick survey!

"A great service which provides parents and carers the information and support needed."
"The staff are very friendly, helpful and easy to talk to."
"I receive very quick advice and intervention regarding my problem and a good range of links to get help and useful tools online."
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