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National Sensory Impairment Partnership (NatSIP)

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c/o Kent County Council, 2nd Floor, Brook House, Reeves Way, John Wilson Business Park, Whitstable, Kent
United Kingdom

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The National Sensory Impairment Partnership (NatSIP) is a unique national partnership of professionals and voluntary organisations, who work with children and young people with sensory impairment (SI) and their families. The agreed purposes of NatSIP are:

  • To improve educational outcomes for children and young people with SI.
  • To help children with SI achieve more.
  • To promote a national model for the benchmarking of clear progress and impact criteria for children and young people who have SI.
  • To support a well-trained SI workforce, responsive to the Government agenda for education.
  • To advise the Department for Education and other national agencies on the education of children and young people with SI.
  • To promote collaboration between services, schools, professional bodies and voluntary bodies working with children and young people who have SI.
  • To promote collaborative working between education, health and social care professionals in the interest of children and young people who have SI.


National Organisation
Age range
Suitable for ages from 0 to 99 years
Referral Route
No Referral Needed
Type of Service
Training Providers
Eligibility Criteria
Provider Category
Targeted Services - Additional Support Needs
Special Needs
Sensory Impairments

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Last updated 06 July 2023