News: WATCH | Justin Lees Award Winning Animation

IAS Information, Advice and Support (IAS)

Manchester City Council



Here you can see the animation created by artist Justin Lees that helped him win his Youth Buzz Award!




An Animation by Justin Lees



What is Information, Advice and Support (IAS) Manchester?


Artist Justin Lees explains in his own words through his animation that he developed with Venture Arts Artist Tutor James Pollitt.

The Information and Advice Service offer free, impartial information, advice and support to families of children and young people who have special educational needs or disabilities (SEND). We encourage and develop partnerships between children, young people, parents, schools, the council and all other partners who are involved in identifying, assessing and meeting the special educational needs of children and young people.


Do you know a young person who would like to know more about IASM and how they can support young people? Or if you’re an young person with special educational needs or disability and would like some information, advice or support in Manchester get in touch with IASM.


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Call – 0161 209 83 56

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