At Our Lady of Lourdes the SENCO is responsible for co-ordinating the provision for pupils with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. Mrs C. McDermott is our SENCO.

If you have any questions or queries about Special Educational Needs or Disabilities at any point during your child’s time at our school, please do not hesitate to contact Mrs McDermott, either by making an appointment at the school office or by email.


Useful Websites

Sefton’s Local Offer

The Local Offer provides clear and accessible information about the provision Sefton Council expects to be available locally for our children and young people from 0 to 25 who have special educational needs and/or disability (SEND). The Local Offer helps you to understand what services you can expect from a range of local agencies, including your statutory entitlements, eligibility and referral criteria. The Local Offer also makes clear what is available from early years settings, schools (including Academies and Free Schools), colleges and other services including those from health and social care.

Autism Initiatives

Autism Initiatives’ mission is to meet the needs of people with autism, their families and carers by providing a range of services which are personal, professional and innovative. A useful website for parents and carers.