Learning disability


Amaze SENDIASS is the Special Educational Needs and Disability Information, Advice and Support Service for East Sussex and Brighton and Hove. If you are a child or young person with a special educational need or a disability (SEND), or the parent of a child or young person with SEND, you can call the Amaze SENDIASS helpline for information and advice.

Open: Monday - Friday 9.30am -2.30pm

Tel: 01273 772289

E-mail: eastsussex@amazesussex.org.uk


A charity for special needs and disabled children, promoting inclusion and improving life skills and opportunities through clubs, outreach and advocacy.

Suite 1 & 2 The Undercroft, 20 Wharf Road, Eastbourne, BN21 3AW

Tel: 01323 404775 

Information for Families East Sussex

Free, impartial and confidential information and advice to families of children and young people 0-25 in East Sussex, including special needs and disability.

Open: Monday - Friday 10am -3pm

Tel: 0345 608 0192

E-mail: cs.customerrelations@eastsussex.gov.uk

Address: County Hall, P0 Box 4, Lewes, BN7 1SG

ISEND Communication, Learning and Autism Support Services (CLASS and CLASS+)

Support to children aged 4 to 16 in East Sussex with speech, language and communication difficulties, autism, literacy and numeracy difficulties and motor communication difficulties.

Open: Mondays 10am -1pm and Fridays 12pm -3pm 

Tel: 01273 336887

E-mail: class@eastsussex.gov.uk

Address: County Hall, P0 Box 4, Lewes, BN7 1SG

Learning disability and family intensive support service

Camhs support for children and young people up to the age of 19 who have a moderate to severe learning disability, and their families. Parents and carers can contact the service directly, or can be referred by a professional. Under-fives can be referred by their early years key worker.

Open: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

Tel: 01323 446061

Address: Highmore, Western Road, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 3DY