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 lock-down Staying indoors with your children for a prolonged period of time can be difficult for any family, but those with children with additional needs or disabilities may find it particularly challenging as boredom sets in and worries about the global pandemic sit in the back of our minds. We…