Listed below are links to various informative Local Authority, educational and general websites

IOW Council Schools & Learning –

Hampshire Council Education & Learning – Education & Learning –

The Department for Education –

Ofsted –

Ofsted is the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills.

Ofsted’s Parent View –

Parent View gives you the chance to tell Ofsted what you think about your child’s school, from the quality of teaching to dealing with bullying and poor behaviour.

IOW Parent Partnerships

Advice and guidance for parents of children with special educational needs and learning disabilities on the Isle of Wight.

IOW Local Offer

Local Offer website designed to help parents and carers find the right support for children with special educational needs and disabilities.


Tel: 0808 800 5000 – Calls are free and lines are open 24/7. The helpline can be accessed for advice or guidance if you are a professional, parent or child worried about any aspects of a child’s welfare. They also offer advice on child trafficking.


Tel: 0800 11 11 – Calls are free and lines are open 24/7 and do not show on an itemised bill.

CEOP – Child Exploitation and Online Protection

Tel: 08700 003344 – A range of information about keeping yourself or a child you know safe from child sexual exploitation.