Who we are

Our vision is to support as many families who have a child or children with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities in Norfolk.  


SENsational Families is a programme provided by the Norfolk and Norwich SEND Association (Nansa).


Nansa is a charity (Charity Number: 1027466) and a company limited by guarantee (Registered in England and Wales: 02854806).

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Our mission

Providing help and advice to families in Norfolk with children and young people affected by special educational needs or disabilities. Our service supports parents from pregnancy through to birth, childhood and then young people up to the age of 25 years old. 

Provide a family advisor support system, which parents can self refer in to. 

Provide free support face to face and virtual groups 

Provide opportunities for parents and carers to further educate themselves in areas that will help them understand and care for their child better

Help to increase public understanding and awareness of special educational needs and disabilities

Our values


Empowering - Working hard to advocate for families,  making their voices heard. 

Non-judgemental - We offer a safe space to be able to talk without fear or rejection. Helping families to make their own decisions wherever possible.

Different - We are proud of diversity and encourage all those we interact with to be themselves. We support, respect and value each other and work without prejudice.

Equality and Fairness - We strive for a world where everyone feels valued and has the possibility to reach their full potential. 

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