This post first published: 29 November 2023
Non Medical Helper (NMH) supplier list
Needs Assessors can use this list to view and obtain supplier contact details in order to provide NMH quotations.
NMH Suppliers can find more information about updating contact details or to register as a new provider.
To update contact details or request information about availability, email email@example.com
The list is managed and owned by the Department of Education (DfE). Providers wishing to register to deliver DSA-funded NMH support or any requests for additional roles to be agreed should be directed to Disabled.STUDENTALLOWANCES@education.gov.uk
Assistive Technology Service Provider (ATSP) List
Assessment Centre Guidance
Guidance for Assessment Centres has been created and can be downloaded.
Needs Assessment Report (NAR) Template
You can now download the standard NAR template and guidance document. This template must be used for all reports submitted to Student Finance England.
Computer Specification Matrix
You can also download the Computer Specification Matrix document and Guidance for Assessors to determine the specification on a student’s existing computer.
New Assessment or Outreach Centres
For information relating to opening up a new centre please refer to SSIN 03/23 – Assessment and Outreach Centre Applications
Relocating Centre Locations
Existing Needs Assessment providers who wish to relocate one of their current centres should contact DfE at firstname.lastname@example.org
DSA EQuote Service
For information relating to the DSA EQuote service and FAQ please refer to Communication regarding DSA EQuote - 6th May 2021
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