What are the SEND areas of need?
The Special Educational Needs and Disability Code of Practice: for 0-25 years (2014) outlines four areas of need for learners with SEND that include a range of difficulties and conditions. These are:
- Communication and Interaction
- Cognition and Learning
- Social, Emotional and Mental Health
- Sensory and Physical
For more information about the areas of need or the specific conditions which could relate to each one, please click on the links above.