Education - Parents, Children, Young Adults, SEN

10 July 2017


Prince’s Trust

http://www.princes-trust.org.uk/
Helps young people aged 13 -30 develop key skills, confidence and motivation to move into work, education or training.
Information line: 0800 842842 (lines open Monday – Friday 9am- 5pm)
Email: info@princes-trust.org.uk

Gov.UK – exclusions
https://www.gov.uk/school-discipline-exclusions/exclusions
Information for parents regarding behaviour in schools and fixed period or permanent exclusions.

Gov. UK – special education needs
https://www.gov.uk/children-with-special-educational-needs/overview
Information to parents for if a child requires special educational help.

ACE Education

http://www.ace-ed.org.uk
ACE Education offer the latest advice about education issues for state funded education for children aged 5-16 years in England.
Advice: 0300 0115 142 (lines open Monday - Wednesday 10am - 1pm, Term time only)

Special Education Needs – Wales
http://learning.gov.wales/docs/learningwales/publications/131016-sen-code-of-practice-for-wales-en.pdf
Code of practice for SEN in Wales

Enquire

http://www.enquire.org.uk
The Scottish Advice Service for parents of children who may require extra support at school.
Helpline: 0345 123 2303 (lines open Monday – Friday 9am – 4.30pm)

Autism – education
http://www.autism.org.uk/our-services.aspx
National Autistic Society provides information and advice for parents and teachers.

Words For Life
http://www.wordsforlife.org.uk/
Words For Life provide tips on communicating with children of all ages from baby to teenager to help with reading skills.

Talking Point
http://www.talkingpoint.org.uk/en/Parent.aspx
Providing support advice to parents that want to help their child with communication skills.

Gov.UK – exclusions

https://www.gov.uk/school-discipline-exclusions/exclusions
Information for parents regarding behaviour in schools and fixed period or permanent exclusions.

The Dyslexia Association

http://www.dyslexia.uk.net
Support and services for dyslexic children and adults of all ages, their parents, families , educators and employers.

British Dyslexia Association

http://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/
Information for parents on supporting a child with dyslexia through the education system

ADHD
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder/pages/introduction.aspx
Information on ADHD - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

ADDISS – The National Attention Deficit Disorder Information & Support Service
http://www.addiss.co.uk/
Information for anyone who needs assistance on ADHD.

Living With ADHD

http://www.livingwithadhd.co.uk/parent/parent-home
Information for parents of a child with ADHD. Separate section with information for teenagers.

Centre for Studies on Inclusive Education
http://www.csie.org.uk/
Information and advice on educating children with special needs in mainstream education.

PTA UK
http://www.pta.org.uk/
Help and support in setting up and running a PTA – Parent Teacher Association, including charity registration.