Help us ensure ALL children with Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND) have access to an appropriate education in a setting that can meet their needs. We believe all children should be given the opportunity to reach their full potential
We are asking for a reform of the education system so that every child with S.E.N.D has a school place suitable to their needs.
There are many ways to support S.E.N.D Reform England and we appreciate every single person who stands beside us. Help us get your voices heard...
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If you would like to know more about our campaign, please get in touch with the team at S.E.N.D Reform England. We would like to collaborate with charities and show our support to other campaigns that support disabled people in England. We look forward to hearing from you.
11th May 2023
We announce on social media the campaign and our plans to protest outside parliament on June 21st 2023.
15th May 2023
Our petition is launched on Change.Org
6th June 2023
As a result of pressure from angry parents, Conservative councillor for Maidstone, Simon Webb resigns over comments made during a Kent County Council (KCC) SEND sub-scrutiny meeting where he described having an Educational Health Care Plan (EHCP) as “the in thing”.
21st June 2023
Over 1000 people joined us at Parliament Square to protest about the dire situation of SEND Education in England. The event was a huge success with families travelling from across the county, all demanding the government look at the situation. The day concluded with a trip to Downing Street to deliver our petition.
23rd August 2023
Hannah appeared on Good Morning Britton to discuss the announcement by the Conservatives, of 7 new SEN schools opening in England
12th September 2023
Chelle and Lisa represent S.E.N.D Reform England at the APPG for Autism in Westminster with The National Autistic Society
September / October 2023
After the success of London, S.E.N.D Reform England arranged a further 13 protests across England in the autumn of 2023. The objective of these local protests was to raise awareness of our campaign and give families across the country a chance to show their support.
December 1st 2023
The founders of S.E.N.D Reform England , plus 6 additional Mums have joined forces to share their stories of S.E.N.D motherhood in a book.
16th January 2024
Clive Lewis MP sponsored our Parliamentary Drop-In.
6th February 2024
SEND Reform England picked up footage of Warwickshire County Council's "Children & Young Person's Scrutiny" meeting from a post on TikTok made by Elissa Noves.
The video showed three councilors make derogatory remarks about children with SEND and their families. We shared the video across our social media platforms, which to-date has reached almost 2 million views.
We are supporting the petition set up by Melvyna Hawes asking for the resignation of all three councilors which can be found here
We are also in talks to MP Matt Western regarding this issue and he has written a letter to the council with his concerns over the language used during the meeting. We will keep you posted on future developments