Epilepsy schools

There are a number of UK schools and specialist establishments that offer education and care for children and young adults affected by varying degrees of epilepsy, a selection of which are featured here.

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Address

3 Dimensions School
3 Dimensions Care,
Chardleigh House,
Chardleigh Green,
Somerset,
TA20 3AJ

Telephone

01460 680 55

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

www.3dimensions.org.uk

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Flexible board
Flexible board
Fortnightly
Weekly
Daily
Respite

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
ADHD
Epilepsy
Tourette’s Syndrome
Fostering

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Address

Acorn Digital Learning (Online School)

Telephone

07770 042747

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

www.acorndigitallearning.co.uk

Age ranges

Secondary (9-16)

School types

Full board
Flexible board
Fortnightly
Weekly
Daily
Respite

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Hearing Impaired
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Physical Impairment
Gifted Children
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
ADHD
Epilepsy
Tourette’s Syndrome
Complex health needs
Artificially-ventilated breathing and/or tracheostomy
Fostering

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Address

Aurora Hyde Lodge
Westbury Park,
Bristol,
Bristol,
BS6 7JE

Telephone

01179 469 703

Fax

Email

[email protected] 

Website

www.the-aurora-group.com/hyde-lodge

Age ranges

Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Flexible board

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
Epilepsy
Complex health needs
Artificially-ventilated breathing and/or tracheostomy

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Address

Aurora Meldreth Manor School
Fenny Lane,
Cambridgeshire,
SG8 6LG

Telephone

01763 268 000

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

www.the-aurora-group.com/meldrethmanor

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Flexible board
Fortnightly
Weekly
Daily
Respite

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
Epilepsy
Complex health needs

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Address

Aurora Orchard Manor
Fenny Lane,
Meldreth,
Cambridgeshire,
SG8 6LG

Telephone

01763 268000

Fax

Email

[email protected] 

Website

www.the-aurora-group.com/orchardmanor

Age ranges

Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Flexible board
Fortnightly
Weekly
Daily
Respite

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
Epilepsy
Complex health needs
Artificially-ventilated breathing and/or tracheostomy

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Address

Chailey Heritage School
Haywards Heath Road,
North Chailey,
Lewes,
East Sussex,
BN8 4EF

Telephone

01825 724444

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

http://www.chf.org.uk/

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Fortnightly
Weekly
Respite

Specialities

Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
Epilepsy
Complex health needs
Artificially-ventilated breathing and/or tracheostomy

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Address

Closeburn House School
Hightrees Ltd,
Closeburn House,
Dumfries and Galloway,
DG3 5HP

Telephone

01848 331352

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

http://www.holisticchildcare.co.uk/

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Flexible board
Fortnightly
Weekly
Daily
Respite

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
Gifted Children
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
ADHD
Epilepsy
Tourette’s Syndrome
Fostering

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Address

Crookhey Hall School
Garstang Road,
Cockerham,
Lancashire,
LA2 0HA

Telephone

01524 792 618

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

www.crookheyhall.com

Age ranges

Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Daily

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Visually Impaired
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
ADHD
Epilepsy
Tourette’s Syndrome

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Address

Falkland House School
Falkland House School,
Falkland,
Fife,
KY15 7AE

Telephone

01337 857 268

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

www.falklandhouseschool.org/

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Flexible board
Fortnightly
Weekly
Daily
Respite

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Gifted Children
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
ADHD
Epilepsy
Tourette’s Syndrome
Rett syndrome
Fostering

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Address

Maben House School
Gilmourbanks Ltd,
Parkfoot,
Lochmaben,
Dumfries and Galloway,
DG11 1RW

Telephone

01387 811995

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

http://www.holisticchildcare.co.uk/

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Flexible board
Fortnightly
Weekly
Daily
Respite

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
Gifted Children
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
ADHD
Epilepsy
Tourette’s Syndrome
Fostering

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Address

Maple View School
305a Prince Charles Avenue,,
Mackworth,,
Derby,
DE22 4LL

Telephone

01332 378840

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

Age ranges

Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board
Flexible board
Daily

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
ADHD
Epilepsy
Tourette’s Syndrome
Rett syndrome
Complex health needs

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Address

Oak Tree School
Truro Business Park,
Threemilestone,
Truro,
Cornwall,
TR4 9NH

Telephone

01872 264 221

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

oaktreeschoolcornwall.co.uk/

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)

School types

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
Gifted Children
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
ADHD
Epilepsy
Tourette’s Syndrome
Fostering

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Address

Oakfield House School
Station Road,
Salwick,
Preston,
Lancashire,
PR4 0YH

Telephone

01772 672 630

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

Age ranges

Primary (2-9)
Secondary (9-16)

School types

Daily

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
ADHD
Epilepsy
Tourette’s Syndrome
Complex health needs
Fostering

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Address

Our Place Schools
The Orchard,
Bransford,
Worcester,
Worcestershire,
WR6 5JE

Telephone

01886 833378

Fax

01886 830169

Email

[email protected]

Website

http://ourplaceschools.com

Age ranges

Secondary (9-16)

School types

Full board
Respite

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Dyspraxia
Neurological Disfunction and Disorder / Brain Injury
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Physical Impairment
(PMLD)Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
Cerebral Palsy
ADHD
Epilepsy
Tourette’s Syndrome
Rett syndrome
Complex health needs

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Address

Overton School
Overton School,
Hereford Road,
Ludlow,
Shropshire,
SY8 4AD

Telephone

01584 707091

Fax

Email

[email protected]

Website

http://www.overtonschool.org.uk/

Age ranges

Secondary (9-16)
Further (16+)

School types

Full board

Specialities

Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome
Speech / Language / Communication Difficulties
Behavioural / Emotional / Social Difficulties and Disorders
Visually Impaired
Hearing Impaired
(SpLD) Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
Dyspraxia
(SLD) Severe Learning Difficulties
(MLD) Moderate Learning Difficulties
Gifted Children
Sexual / Emotional / Physical Abuse
Down's Syndrome / Williams Syndrome / Fragile X
ADHD
Epilepsy
Tourette’s Syndrome
Complex health needs

>> Click here for full details

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