Telford & Wrekin Local Offer

SEND - Local offer

You are here: Home | Preparing for Adulthood

Preparing for Adulthood

Below you will find useful links to help the transition of young people (Post 16) moving from Children's services into Adult services.


In this section you will find information about education, it includes guidance for young people applying for Post 16 Education with an EHCP, available education placements in Telford, how to apply for your post 16 placement, the Telford & Wrekin SEND Policy for Post 16 education and more.


In the Employment section you will find information for young people to aspire to work through positive employment pathways, how to travel independently, supported internships, where to find careers advice and links that provide information about employment services.

Independent Living

Young people can choose who they live with, where they live, who supports them and how they would like to be supported. There are a range of housing options that can support individual choices and needs.

Friends, Relationships & Community

Young people should have support to maintain and develop friendships and relationships as they grow into adulthood. They should be supported to enjoy a good social life and be part of their local community and to play an active role within it.

Healthy Lifestyle

Living a healthy lifestyle is very important, in this section you will find information that signposts to organisations that provide healthy lifestyle advice, mental health support and other health information.

Do you have a question?

If there is anything you would like to ask us, about our services, our work or how we can help you, then click the button below.