Sandwell Personal Assistant (PA) Support

Sandwell Personal Assistant (PA) Support

What is Sandwell Personal Assistant (PA) Support?

Up to 104 hours of individual support is available from the Sandwell Personal Assistant (PA) Support programme to help young people with a Special Educational Need or Disability (SEND) towards achieving their dreams or goals and to develop essential life skills for their future.

Young people are free to choose the skills they would like to develop or activities that they would like to try and we can help to achieve individual goals.

Who can take part in Personal Assistant (PA) Support activities?

To take part, young people must be between 8-18 years old with a Special Educational Need or Disability (SEND) and live in Sandwell.

Support is free however some activities accessed as part of this may need to be paid for.

What support can we offer?

We are always happy to talk about other ways we can support but previous support has included:

  • Preparing for the future (e.g. employment skills/preparing for college/change of school)
  • Learning new skills (e.g. catching a bus/learning to swim/internet safety advice)
  • Healthy eating/fitness
  • Increasing confidence/independence
  • Making friends Trying a new sport
  • Money matters (budgeting/shopping)
  • Trying a new sport

How do I book places and ask any questions?

Our waiting list is now open and places a filling up quickly. Please call our placements team on 01902 561066 they will be happy to answer any of your questions or book you a place.

Alternatively fill in the form below and one of our team will contact you.

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