Provision of transport from Home to College for qualifying students with Special Educational Needs or medical difficulties. Transport is procured, monitored and managed by the Local Authority to provide a high level of standards and safety for the students transported.
Home to College Transport (SEN)
Who to contact
- Contact Name
- Paul Tomlin
- Contact Position
- Transport Lead
- Main Contact: 0191 561 2284
Where to go
- Civic Centre
- SR2 7DN
- Age Ranges
- 16 to 25 years.
Criteria for access
A student must be attending a qualifying placement and reside within the area of Sunderland City Council. The age criterion for this service is 16-25 years.
The student must have had a Statement of Special Educational Needs or a current 139a Assessment outlining his/her difficulties. A student with medical conditions affecting travel will also be considered for assistance but medical advice must be provided on application.
The distance criterion remains at over 3 miles from the student's home address to the college placement.
Further information regarding criteria along with the Post 16 Application Form can be found in the Home to College Transport Statement. (See link on the right of this page) >
This service is provided for students with Special Educational Needs and/or medical conditions affecting travel to and from college.
- Local Offer Age Bands
- 16-18 (Transition into Adulthood)