Portsmouth Local Offer

For children, young people and their families with a special educational need or disability.

Video Clips

Down Syndrome Awareness day

A group of 50 mums and their children got together to produce the following wondeful video to raise awareness of Down Syndrome.



Paid Employment

This is a video describing a day in the life of Dean and his journey into paid employment. Please click the link below.

 Deans Story


 School to College

 This is a video describing a day in the life of Steven and his journey from school to college. Please click the link below.

Stevens Story



 Voices of Portsmouth Parents and Young People

   SEND Reforms Vimeo

This is a video of Portsmouth parents of children with special educational needs and disabilities discussing some of the challenges they face, and what they'd like to see as part of the SEN Reforms.

Please click the image above to view the video


Co Production

  co production logo

To celebrate co- production in Portsmouth, Portsmouth Parent Voice have released the following 3 videos.

  • What is a parent carer forum?
  • The role of Parent Carers in the development of services
  • Successful projects developed in co-production

These videos can be viewed by clicking the link below.




Animations on the EHCP process 

Two new short animations aimed at parents to help explain the Education, Health and Care Plan process and the Person Centred Connection have been produced by Independent Support for the Council for Disabled Children.   They are titled:

  •  What is an EHCP and who is it for?
  •  The EHCP and the Person Centred Connection 

To view these videos please click the link below.