Suffolk Local Offer

East & West Suffolk

You may be considering if your child or young person might need an assessment for a neurodevelopmental condition. This can be a confusing time, often made more complicated by the interchangeable language used.

Important changes to the East and West Suffolk referral pathway from 1 March 2024.

The Neurodevelopmental Disorder (NDD) Pathway (East & West Suffolk) aims to provide a clear and structured approach to support families who require assistance with supporting a child or young person with neurodevelopmental conditions, autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Committed to working together with you and our service providers to ensure the best possible outcomes for your child or young person. This page will explain what the pathway currently delivers and includes new information around some changes to the referral and diagnostic process, as well as new resources. Please read all of the below information carefully before submitting a referral.

Supporting your neurodivergent child

A resource pack for parents and carers

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