Wolverhampton Information, Advice & Support Service

We are still operational and providing information, advice and support.  We are reviewing updates and changes to the situation as we progress through these unprecedented times.

 To keep up with news and information:

  • Sign up for our monthly e-bulletin 
  • Follow us on social media @WolvesIASS Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • Keep an eye on What’s On for our virtual events and legal training sessions

You can still contact us through social media, email ias.service@wolverhampton.gov.uk or call 01902 556945 (if you have to leave a message, we will call you back asap).

You can find information and resources on our Covid-19 page

We wish you and your family well at this time.

The IASS Team

iass-homepage-imageImpartial information, advice and support on matters relating to a child or young person’s special educational needs or disability from birth to 25 years.

We offer information, advice and support about:

  • Education, health and social care matters and relevant law
  • Support available in schools, early years and post 16 settings
  • Funding arrangements
  • How needs are identified and met
  • Disagreements and moving forward

Our team can offer individual support which may include:

  • Support at and preparing for meetings
  • Help to understand and complete processes and procedures
  • Help to participate in discussions and decision making
  • Liaising with services and organisations
  • Looking at positive outcomes

Download our service leaflet for more information

The IASS Network has produced a video to explain the work of IAS services (also referred to as SENDIASS in some areas)