Support Services

St. Alban's  is committed to supporting children and young people with SEN and/or Disabilities and works alongside professionals to ensure best outcomes for this group.

If you would like to find out more about what Birmingham can offer pupils with additional needs then see Local Offer: https://birmingham.gov.uk/localoffer 

Sometimes we may need to ask for your permission to involve other qualified professionals to support your child.

St Alban’s School works closely with a range of services:

Local Authority Support Services:

Special Educational Needs Assessment & Review (SENAR)

Principal Officer

Marcia Turner

m.turner@birmingham.gov.uk

0121 303 1792         

Communication & Autism Team (CATeam)

Lisa Walmsley

l.walmsley@birmingham.gov.uk

0121 303 1972 

Pupil & School Support (PSS)   

Charlotte Crowson

Oakhill Centre B17 8DH        

0121 303 8288                                                           

Sensory Support Service

Hearing Impairment (HI)  0121 303 1790

Visual Impairment (VI)     0121 303 1790

 Educational Psychology Service (EPS)               

Lydia Hulusi 

Oakhill Centre B17 8 DH          

0121 303 8288

Team for Children with Physical Difficulties (PDSS)

 Victoria School B31 1LD           

0121 476 9478

City of Birmingham Services for Behaviour (COBS)   

Minerva Centre B45 0DS           

0121 303 8299

 

Health Services:

Pediatrician

Occupational Therapist (OT)

Speech & Language (SaLT)

School Nurse – Anne Campbell  Broadmeadow Health Centre   0121 466 4690

 

Social Services and Voluntary Organisations:

Social Workers

Children's Advice & Support Service (CASS) 0121 303 1888 

Forward Thinking Birmingham       0300 300 0099

SENDIASS                                      0121 309 5004

Local community run parent programmes - Flyers are shared with parents and events included on newsletter

Bereavement/Other Counselling Services - Beyond the Horizon, Dare2dream Foundation