SEND information


Mrs Diane Catchpole is the SENDCo for parents and families of children at Cotton End Forest School.

Contact: or 01234 740100

Please click the link below to view the SEND information report and policy:


SEND information report and policy 2023-24


Bedford Borough Council Local Offer provides all the information you need regarding support for your child’s special educational needs and disabilities.

Parentline: for parents and carers of those aged 0-19 TEXT 07507 331456

Parentline offers advice and support on a range of issues such as weaning, sleep and emotional health. You can also find out how to access other local services.

ChatHealth: for young people aged 11-19 TEXT 07507 331450

ChatHealth is a similar service for young people to confidentially ask for help about a range of issues or make an appointment with a school nurse. Young people can also find out how to access other local services including emotional support or sexual health services.