Our Vision, Mission, Aims and Values

Our Vision

All children and young people, aged 0-25, and their families are placed as the centre of the SEND system so that they can defend their rights and access an equal education to achieve their full potential.

Our Mission 

The SEND Community Alliance is committed to bringing together families, young people with SEND, adults with disabilities, and SEND professionals to campaign to drive positive changes by amplifying our aims to  government, local areas and political parties ensuring that the aims, spirit and legislation of the Children and Families Act 2014 finally become a reality for all children and young people.

Our Aims

1. Make accountability in SEND a reality

2. Ensure fair and adequate long-term funding for SEND

3. Pledge a commitment to inclusion

4. Commit to creating consistent support

5. Action on Post-16 support

6. Commit to giving families a voice

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Our Values

Inclusive

we welcome all those dedicated to the same aims as us

Receptive

we are willing to listen to ideas and gain knowledge

Committed

we aren't doing this for ourselves, we're doing it for our children, and for your children

Independent

we shall remain independent whilst working with others

Collaborative

we want to work with others as we are stronger together

Grass Roots

we are SEND parents standing up for, and alongside, our children and young people