Useful Links


Support and Advice for Families from SENDIASS Southend

Southend Wheelchair Service

It may be possible to obtain a special needs buggy from the local health services, this is on a case by case.  Please visit 
for more information.

The Continence Service

Children may be offered containment provision  based on clinical need following a referral and assessment.  The role of the team is to promote continence and to more widely encourage families to start toileting their children. 

For more information please visit 

Other useful websites that have  lots of information about toilet training children with additional  needs and autism .   


Southend SEND Independant Forum


A Better Start Southend


Brainwaves Charity’ / ‘The Brainwaves Centre’

Southend Borough Council Children With Disabilities

Southend Borough Council Short Breaks For Disabled Children Including Community Access Grants

Southend Carers

Southend Healthwatch