Specialist College

Henshaws Specialist College in Harrogate is a transformational place. Through our personalised approach to education, learning and care we empower children and young people living with a disability to progress and live life the way they want.

Whether preparing for employment, making friends or learning to live more independently, we enable our students to make their aspirations possible and goals a reality.

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Who can we support?

Our education, care and therapy teams specialise in working
with young people aged 16-25 years with:

  • sensory impairments (specialising in visual impairment)
  • autistic spectrum conditions
  • physical disabilities
  • moderate to severe learning difficulties
  • healthcare needs (such as epilepsy)

You can come to College as a day student or live on campus in our residential accommodation. We also offer part-time programmes from one to four days a week. We’d love to work with you to help you achieve your goals.

See our study programmes

Since starting at Henshaws we've seen a huge change in Karina. She is happier in herself because she can see the achievement in what she is doing and she knows that it’s something positive to be proud of. It's made such a difference to our family."

Amanda, mum to Karina

Service user Karina with Mum and carer

Open days and events

12
Nov

Leisure, Lifestyle and Work Fair

Henshaws Specialist College, Harrogate

Come to our free transitions event in Harrogate for young people with special educational needs and disabilities.

12
Nov

Autumn open day

Henshaws Specialist College, Harrogate

Come to our autumn open day for an introduction to Henshaws, a tour of college and a chance to explore our Leisure, Lifestyle and Work fair afterwards.

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Contact us

We would love to hear from you if you are interested in finding out more about Henshaws Specialist College. You can book a visit using our online enquiry form or get in touch using the details below:

Call: 01423 886451

Email: college@henshaws.org.uk

 

How to find us

Watch our specialist college video

Henshaws Specialist College in Harrogate is a transformational place. Through our personalised approach to education, learning and care we empower young people living with a disability to progress and live life the way they want. Please watch our short film to find out a bit more about what we do.

(Filmed and edited by Smooth Motion Media – enquiries to SmoothMotionMedia@gmail.com)

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