News & Events

Recruiting Advice Line volunteers

We are training new volunteers to provide independent advice and information to parents/carers of children with special educational needs on SENAC’s Advice Line.  The Special Educational Needs Advice Centre (SENAC) is a Northern Ireland charity supporting children and young people with additional and special needs and their parents/carers.  SENAC provides an advice line for parents/carers … Read more…

NEWS: Job Vacancy- Funding Development Officer

SENAC are seeking a Funding Development Officer to develop and support the Charity’s ability to sustain services. This new post is an opportunity to bring a more strategic focus to a successful charity entering its third decade of helping vulnerable children and their parents. The successful candidate will proactively identify and position SENAC for appropriate … Read more…

Challenges and experiences of accessing support for children in school

SENAC are gathering information about the experiences and challenges faced by parents, children and young people when trying to access support in school. If you are a parent who has experience of trying to get support in school for your child, we would be extremely grateful if you would complete this short survey. The views … Read more…

NEWS: SENAC looking for new Board members

Closed for applications. SENAC is expanding its Management Board and is looking for new members who will bring fresh ideas and new perspectives to the charity. We would be particularly keen to hear from applicants with skills in strategy, business development, fundraising, marketing, finance, or HR. However, in general, we aim to expand the skill … Read more…

Advice Line 028 9079 5779

For advice about your child’s education please contact our Advice Line to speak to one of our advisers.

During the Covid-19 pandemic the Advice Line will continue to operate its usual hours from 10am to 1pm Monday Tuesday and Wednesday.

For the foreseeable future, all calls to SENAC will go through this number so for all other enquiries please also ring us on 028 9079 5779 Monday to Friday from 10am -1pm

Contact us

Graham House,
Knockbracken Healthcare Park,
Saintfield Road, Belfast BT8 8BH.

Office Enquiries: 028 9070 5654
Office Email:

Office email cannot be used for advice queries, for education advice please contact our Advice Line

Limited Company No. NI48698
Charity No. NIC101355

Latest news

Follow us