Below is a list of websites, publications and resources which we have found useful and hope you will too…
Top Tips from the Small Steps Team
The staff at Small Steps have put together a document of ‘Top Tips’ with loads of information from advice on Physiotherapy, Benefits, Looking After Yourself, Conductive Education and great resources for your child, plus loads more! You can download the full document by clicking the link below: Top Tips from the Small Steps Team
Information about ‘Inclusion’ published by SCOPE1 Including children with Cerebral Palsy2 Inclusion checklist (early years)3 General info – childrens books4 Mealtimes5 Epilepsy6 Behaviour management7 Recognising needs8 Visual function9 Visual perception10 Falling over11 Parents guide to SEN12 Mathematics13 Disability Discrimination Act14 Independent Toilet Skills15 Info for childminders16 Communication Passport Template17 AAC leaflet18 Getting going with AAC19 Phonic20 Symbolsize21 Vocabulary
Help and Advice
IPSEA – “Independent Parental Special Education Advice”
IPSEA is a national charity providing free legally based advice to families who have children with special educational needs. All our advice is given by trained volunteers.
The Parent Partnership Service
Every Local Authority has a parent partnership service. They can help guide you through finding a school, through the statementing process and let you know about your rights and responsibilities.
Out and About
Changing Places – Information about where you can find the nearest adapted toilets with enough space and the right equipment, including a height adjustable changing bench and a hoist.