HIVE Directory: Special Educational Needs And Disabilities

Autism Hampshire - Information, Advice and Guidance

Our information Advice and Guidance team offers a wide range of free services to support individuals, families, and professionals as well as raising autism awareness within the local community.

This service is available pre, during and post diagnosis via the telephone, by email or by appointment at our Hampshire based office.

We are available on the telephone (Monday to Friday 9 am - 5 pm) and by email.

Autism Hampshire is part of Avenues Group and offers an information, advice, and guidance service for autistic people, their parents, carers and professionals.

The service is available free of charge for people in Hampshire including Southampton and Portsmouth.

Solent Business Park
United Kingdom
PO15 7AH
02380 766162

Hannah's Holiday Home Appeal

Hannah’s Holiday Home Appeal was set up in memory of Hannah Westbrook a very well loved and brave girl.

3 The Kestrels
Wecock Farm
United Kingdom
023 9226 7899

Moriah Family Support Group

Moriah Family Support Group confidentially supports all families of children and young ones (0-25) with any special educational needs, particularly those with English as an additional language.

117 Orchard Road
United Kingdom
07894 628497

Music Matters

Teaching music to young SEN/D people and young people with mental health difficulties or challenging life circumstances

Music matters is a non Profit org dedicated to helping young people with SEN/D mental health difficulties or challenging life circumstances.

For children and young people with special educational needs or disabilities (SEN/D), mental health difficulties, or challenging life circumstances, research shows that music can be of great benefit.

Here at music matters we believe that music should be accessible to everyone, so we are breaking down the barriers that come with learning an instrument and making music...

We work with a variety of partners to provide bespoke music projects to support children and young people with additional needs and disabilities to access high quality music making.

Working alongside schools and alternative education systems to deliver the highest quality sessions, Our young people feel the benefits of inclusion, confidence building, and finding their own creativity.

Portsmouth SEND Local Offer

The Portsmouth SEND Local Offer website has information, support and services for children and young people aged 0 - 25 with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND). There's information for parents, carers, professionals and young people, about education, events, services, health and social care and support groups you can join.


Ready2Shine CIC is a Service for Adults and children with Learning Disabilities to access Education in relation to Sexual Health, Emotions, Relationships and Self Care. This is not just about sexual activity; this will include aspects such as boundaries with staff, peers, family and strangers.


Rose Road Association

The Rose Road Association is a charity that provides direct care services including respite breaks, community outreach, holiday activities and advice for over 300 children and young adults with severe physical disabilities, learning difficulties, and/or autism.

We are based in Southampton in the UK, and also work across Hampshire and surrounding counties.

300 Aldemoor Road
United Kingdom
SO16 5NA
02380 721234

SEND Swimming

A disability swimming session for all ages!

Swimming is great form of exercise for both the body and mind, why not come and join us for our inclusive swim session where you can swim in lanes or have a splash with family, friends and carers.

• Meeting other people/children from the same community

• Positive mental health and calming benefits

• Enjoyable sensory experiences

• Can bring your own toys

Who can attend?
Those with a disability that would like to attend swimming

Greetham Street
United Kingdom
02393 200403

The Learning and Training Acadamy

We at The Learning and Training Academy, accept that all of us have special needs of some kind or another. We teach with belief that we all want to be accepted, and have the chance to learn, grow, and to feel valued.

Employability courses available for small groups and 1:1

Contact us for more information on:
07933 928532
023 9216 0974

07515 393425