Accessibility Statement

How to use the Local Offer

The videos below show you how you can find the information you need on the Local Offer

How to use the Home Page
How to use the search function
How to use the Buttons and News feature
How to find Events, Activities, Services and more.

About the Local Offer website

Kirklees Local Offer website is aimed at providing information about the support and services that children and young people aged 0-25, who have special educational needs and disabilities, and their families can get in one place.

If you struggle to find the information you need from the Local Offer or would like more help you can call the Local Offer team on 01484 416919 or send an email to 
Please note, this site does not work properly with Internet Explorer.  We recommend that you use either Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge or Safari.

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Is there a way to make this website more accessible?

Accessibility toolbar

You can make this website more accessible by using the Recite Me accessibility toolbar in the top right hand corner of the screen.   This allows you to have the words on the page read out loud to you, change fonts, backgrounds and lots more.

The icon looks like this - 

You can find more information about how to use Recite Me by visiting their user guide page:

Recite Me user guide (opens link in new window)

You can also change the language on this website when using a web browser such as Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge. This feature uses Google Translate.

Easy Read information 

This website offers some information in Easy Read format.

For more information, please see our accessibility statement.

What's the best way to search?

There are a number of ways to find information on this website.

Type a search term into the search bar

You can enter a key word or phrase into the search bar and click the magnifying glass icon, or press enter on your keyboard.

You will be taken to the search landing page, where you can choose what section of the website you want to look at.

Clicking on the section will bring back all relevant results that contain this word in their title, description and address.

Browse the directories

The directories feature listings about services, schools and activities in Kirklees.

You can use the search bar to complete a keyword search and see results that contain your keyword.

You can also use the filters to refine your results and see listings most relevant to you.

Results can be sorted using the sort by options.

You can use your postcode and set a radius to see listings closest to you. Please note: you must enter a full postcode here.

Use the Parents or Carers Information and Advice page

The Information and Advice landing page shows all the areas of information available on the website.

Click on the topic you would like to read about to see what information pages are available.

Use the Young People's section

The Young People's area of this website contains information for children and young people.

Click on the topic you would like to read about to see what information pages are available.

Last updated: 11/08/2020