Independent Advice Education

Full of Life’s Information Advice and Support Service (I.A.S.S.) offers independent advice, information and guidance on issues relating to Special Educational Needs. The service is for parents of disabled children and young people (0-25) with Special Educational Needs and informs them about their rights and the rights of their child under Education Law.

For more information on this service please contact Allison Ambrogi on 0208 960 9064 /


Other Useful organisations and websites:

ASSET is a small independent charity which provides web based information and advice on education to parents/carers of children with special educational needs (SEN) who live in England. For more information visit

IPSEA (Independent Parental Special Education Advice) offers free and independent legally based information, advice and support to help get the right education for children and young people with all kinds of special educational needs (SEN) and disabilities.  For more information visit

Education Rights Service (National Autistic Society) provides impartial, confidential information, advice and support on education rights and entitlements for parents and carers of pre-school and school-age children with autism to help them get the educational support their child needs.

Luke Clements is a CEREBRA professor of law at Leeds University and is a solicitor at Scott-Moncrieff & Associates Ltd. Luke’s academic research is primarily concerned with the rights of people who experience social exclusion, including disabled people and their carers. He has also helped promote a number of parliamentary bills and collaborated on a number of publications including books and articles.