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How do I make a referral?

Visit our Schools and Homes page to discover all our schools and homes. 

Our innovative, independent, specialist residential schools, specialist day schools and children's homes across England help young people to thrive, flourish and reach their full academic and personal potential. We support young people living with social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) needs, autism (ASC) and specific learning difficulties which may affect their behaviour.

You can speak to the team on 0800 024 6985 or

The next step is it speak to our referrals team by phone or by email on 0800 024 6985 or You can also fill out an Enquiry Form.

We will need to find out all about the young person’s needs, obtaining information through professional reports or school reports is key. A copy of the draft or final EHCP will also be necessary.

We will aim to respond to you ASAP.

We aim to run as many school visits as safely as possible whilst adhering to up to date government guidelines at this more challenging time. Each school and home has its own individual policy, so please fill in the Enquiry Form to find out more.

If you would like to see more of the schools you can visit the gallery pages for up to date photography.

Simply visit the Schools and Homes page to choose which gallery you would like to see.

After the visit and consultation – a placement offer may be made if our school or home and meet the young person's individual needs.

Kedleston Group works alongside Local Authorities and funding is set up through contracted frameworks.

You can also speak to our Referrals Team about spot purchases.

We will then send out a contract and a start date. The young person can begin their transition!


No, we accept placements and referrals 365 days of the year. So get in contact with the team on 0800 024 6985 or