Independent Panel for Special Education Advice, IPSEA


Independent Provider of Special Education Advice, IPSEA offers independent legally based advice, support and training to help get the right education for children and young people with special education needs and disabilities, SEND.

The website has legal guides and resources for parents and carers, which can be downloaded and are complimented by a free Advice Line which provides legally based information and next step advice on any educational issue that is a result of a child’s SEND.  There is also a Tribunal Helpline that gives advice on appeals and disability discrimination claims to the SEND Tribunal.



Tel:  Advice and support line: 0800 018 4016   Tribunal Help Line:  0845 602 9579