The first step is to talk to the setting.
Discussing your child's needs with the SENCO at the setting will help them to understand what support may be needed.
The setting could apply for:
Early Years Inclusion Grant
If you child needs extra equipment or more staff are needed to support your child in setting they can apply for the Early Years Inclusion Grant.
The grant is paid directly to childcare setting. The setting will talk to you if they want to apply for the grant.
Disability Access Fund (DAF)
If your child is 3- or 4-year-olds and in receipt of DLA settings can apply for the Disability Access Fund. Settings can use the funding to help toward making reasonable adjustments so your child can attend.
The funding is paid directly to childcare setting. The setting will talk to you if they want to apply for the grant.