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Useful Links for Parents & Carers

Family Fund

Manchester’s Local Offers (Disability & Special Educational Needs)

Manchester Carers Forum

Short Breaks Information

Problem-Solving Toolkit

Financial Entitlements Checklist

Independent Support Service

Education Health Care Plans- ehc_plans_1

Manchester Parent Carer Forum 

Disclaimer
PLEASE NOTE: The information contained within this list is not quality assured by the school. Any support resources on this list are to be used at your own discretion, as we as a school don’t necessarily use the resources listed below.

Supporting Children with Communication Needs

  • I CAN is a children’s communication charity. For more information click here

 Supporting Children With Autism

  • The Greater Manchester Autism consortium (A partnership between the 10 boroughs of greater manchester and the National Autisic Society). For more information click here
  • Manchester Airport has Airport Awareness resources. For more information, click here
  • The National Autistic Society has  in partnership with the NHS created ‘My Hospital Passport’. For more information click here
  • The ASGMA (Autistic Society Greater Manchester Area) based in Stretford. For more information click here
  • A website called Leisure for autism (specialises in holidays for autistic children). For more information click here

Supporting Children with ADHD

  • National Autistic Society description of ADHD. For more information click here
  • A charity called ADDISS – The National Attention Deficit Disorder Information and Support Service. For more information click here
  • Manchester based ADHD support group. For more information click here

Supporting Children with Dyslexia

  • The National Dyslexia Association. For more information click here
  • Dyslexia Action. To see what their website offers click here
  • For information about a dyslexic friendly font, click here.

Supporting Children with Dyspraxia

  • Dyspraxia Foundation. For more information click here
  • Local Support Group based in Stockport. For more information click here