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Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

The Shires School

Type of service:
Independent School
Address:
Shires Lane, The Shires School, Stretton, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 7GT
Telephone number:
01780 411944
Email address:
Service description:
We provide specialist residential care and education for young people aged 11 to 19 who have autism, severe and moderate learning disabilities. The Shires Post 19 provision enables us to continue to meet the needs of adults up to the age of 65.

Our experience, training and qualifications enable us to set and maintain the very highest standards for working with and caring for the children and young adults with autism.

Parents and placing authorities respect and value our professionalism, warmth and integrity and the way we strive to create a family-like ethos and a homely atmosphere.

Cost:
Not provided
Age range:
11 years - 19 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Child With A Statement
  • Child With An Education, Health And Care Plan (EHC)
Referral route:
  • Local Authority Referral
  • Via Education, Health And Care Team
Last updated on:
24/04/2017

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