April 2020

Making the most of online support communities during lockdown With lockdown and social distancing in full swing, it’s easy to feel detached from the outside world and the support that’s available, as well as feeling isolated from others. But social distancing doesn’t have to be this way – there are lots of support groups and…

First and foremost, I hope you and your family are well. We know that many families with children with additional needs are feeling especially vulnerable at this time and several parents as well as children and young people are feeling higher levels of stress and anxiety than usual. You might have a child with a…

wellbeing during lockdown

Looking after your family’s wellbeing during Covid After a prolonged period of lockdown, many of us are returning to workplaces, schools and colleges but many uncertainties remain and worries about the global pandemic sit in the back of our minds. We know that parent carer’s wellbeing is key to supporting the rest of the family and…