Advanced search

Our SN area is not a substitute for expert advice. While many Mumsnetters have a specialist knowledge of special needs, if they post here they are posting as members, not experts. There are, however, lots of organisations that can help - some suggestions are listed here. If you've come across an organisation that you've found helpful, please tell us. Go to Special needs chat, Parents with disabilities, SN teens, SN legal, SN children, SN recommendations.

High functioning autistic Schools in Crawley area

(4 Posts)
BettyLard Sat 04-Nov-17 21:15:44

Hi we are thinking of moving to the Crawley (West Sussex area) as currently living in Wiltshire but our high functioning autistic (not aspergers) son's brilliant resource base unit in mainstream school is closing at Christmas (also my husband now works in London, so figure fate is trying to tell us something ). We initially looked to moving to Surrey as heard the county specialised in autism but proving to be impossible finding a resource based unit there (even by trying to wait until sept 2018). Just wondered if anyone could recommend or advise on the schools around West Sussex area? Many thanks for any advice.

Ellie56 Sat 25-Nov-17 11:38:11

How old is your son?

Tainbri Mon 27-Nov-17 21:21:46

SENDIS, who are based in Chichester hold a list of schools in West Sussex and they're worth talking to. Also look at for helpful advice smile

JustalittlebitofPixiedust Mon 18-Dec-17 20:19:53

there is Desmond Anderson which has a autistic unit, Manor Green which is SN school as is lvs in hassocks, Woodlands mead in Burgess Hill, Philpotts in Ardingly and Muntham house in Horsham to name a couple off the top of my head

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, watch threads, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now »

Already registered? Log in with: