|The Low Incidence Needs Service (LINS) supports children and young people with visual or hearing impairment, physical need and Down Syndrome. These children are ‘low incidence’ but often have a high need.
The service provides outreach support from a range of specialist staff who ensure the needs of children and young people with low incidence needs are fully met within the daily life of their school, or learning establishment.
The purpose is that children and young people with low incidence needs:
The service takes the form of a designated provision at Hurworth Primary School. Hurworth Primary school is designated by the local authority (LA) as hosting this expertise in relation to the education of children and young people with low incidence needs.
The LINS team comprises of a