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How SEND is managed in Trafford

Governance, Action Plans, Performance and Consultations

Trafford Action Plans

Trafford Local Area SEND Action Plan


The Local Area SEND Board

The Local Area SEND Board provides direction and leadership for how we manage the processes in Trafford around identifying and meeting needs of children and young people who have special educational needs or who are disabled (SEND).  Find out more about Local Area SEND Board.


SEND Communication and Engagement Subgroup

The SEND Communication and Engagement group focus on how we engage with children and young people, and their parent carers, about what happens in Trafford for them. Find out more about the SEND Communication and Engagement Group.


Local Area SEND Inspections

Early in 2017, Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) conducted a joint inspection of Trafford to judge our effectiveness in implementing the reforms for children and young people who have special educational needs and disability (SEND), as set out in the Children and Families Act 2014.

Information for families - Local Area SEND Inspections

Trafford's Joint Local Area SEND Inspection letter


Trafford Consultations

Current Consultations


Previous Consultations

Trafford All Age Travel Assistance Policy 2019

Trafford SEND Capital Funding Consultation 2018 - Results of Consultation


Data: Regional Information on SEND

Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) have a SEND Dashboard, available for everyone to view, which shows how Trafford and other GMCA councils perform in meeting the needs of people with SEND.