Specialist Support

Specialist Support

Wave 3 – Intervention

County Inclusion Support Service – CISS

The County Inclusion Support Service (CISS) is a Suffolk County Council outreach service for Suffolk mainstream schools seeking additional support for pupils with: a diagnosis of ASD, traits of ASD but no diagnosis, social and communication difficulties, social, emotional and mental health difficulties and all associated behaviours. The key focus for the service is to maintain school placements, working with schools to build understanding and the capacity to manage their own effective inclusion for SEND pupils.

Dyslexia Outreach Service

The Dyslexia Outreach Team is staffed by 6 experienced teachers, all of whom hold specialist qualifications for the teaching and assessment of pupils with dyslexia.
The team works in partnership with schools to improve outcomes for learners who have significant difficulties acquiring literacy skills. Children and young people do not need a diagnosis of dyslexia to access the service however evidence of a dyslexic profile is required.

School Nursing Service

Our school nurses provide the Healthy Child Programme to ensure a healthy start for children and young people aged between 5-19 years old through five key pathways based on physical health and development, sexual health, emotional health and wellbeing, as well as further support which aims to reduce vulnerability and increase resilience and safeguarding.