Sensory and/or Physical

Sensory and/or Physical

Sensory and/or physical needs

Children and young people might have a disability such as:

  • a visual and/or hearing impairment
  • a physical difficulty

They may find it hard to access a school because of their disability. This means they might need extra support or specialist equipment.

Physical [Hearing and Visual Impairment] Needs

Children with Physical Needs are supported through liaison with our NHS Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist and liaison with the Sensory Impairment Team. Care Plans are implemented and additional resources such as lap tops, foot rests, writing slopes etc are put in to place to enable pupils to access the quality first teaching within the classroom.

How to Support at Home