Early Years Options in England

As your child’s SMA will have an impact on their physical abilities and health, this may affect their ability to access learning opportunities in pre-school, nursery and school. They will be entitled to be assessed as a child with ‘special educational needs and disabilities’ (SEND or SEN for short) and receive the support they need.

This section takes you through what you can expect during their early years and what questions to ask. 

Page last reviewd / updated: March 2021
Next review due: March 2022