The Essex Local Offer

Welcome to Essex

Welcome to the Essex Local Offer

This page provides information about what our Local Offer is, who it is for, how it can help along with how we worked with Essex families to co-produce it.

You can also find out how you can be listed on the Local Offer if you represent an organisation.


What is the Essex Local Offer?

The Local Offer has been published as part of the SEND reforms under the Children and Families Act 2014. You can read more about the Local Offer by clicking here.

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Co-Production and Consultation

Essex County Council is continuing to work with families and a variety of practitioners, in the planning, design and review of the Essex Local Offer. You can find out more about coproduction and consultation by clicking here.

You said, we did

We have been listening to your feedback and continue to improve and develop the Local Offer. You can find some of the suggestions we have received and how we have responded by clicking here.

Local Offer Promotional Events

The Essex Local Offer team have attended promotional events and feedback sessions with children and young people (0-25 with SEND), parent carers and colleagues across Essex to promote the Local Offer and gain valuable feedback. You can find a list of these events by clicking here.