How to get help from your MP

How to get help from your MP

Are you struggling to access services, is school failing to meet your childs needs? There are many things we struggle with that our Member … View Post
Team Around The Child Meetings

Team Around The Child Meetings

The first ‘Team Around the Child’ meeting we had was after my son’s autism diagnosis when he was 2 and a … View Post
School Transition

School Transition

The transition to school is one of the first big events in a child’s life. It is equally terrifying as it is … View Post
One Page Profile

One Page Profile

What is a One Page Profile & who needs one? A one page profile is a summary of what is important to a person … View Post
How to Choose a school for your autistic child

How to Choose a school for your autistic child

Finding the right school for my kids is something I agonised over for both of my boys.  There are so many decisions to … View Post
Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP), what is it all about?

Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP), what is it all about?

I was advised to get my son’s Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP) started early.  This was great advice, we put … View Post
Applying for DLA for a child with autism

Applying for DLA for a child with autism

Are you thinking about or do you need to apply for Disability Living Allowance (DLA) for your child?  It is a mammoth form … View Post
Specialist Education Provision for children under 16 in the West of England

Specialist Education Provision for children under 16 in the West of England

When I started to look at local specialist schools in the West of England I assumed there would be a full list somewhere.  … View Post
Early Years Support

Early Years Support

Personally I was wary of putting my son (first born) into nursery at 20 months old, he seemed so young and we were starting to … View Post
The Common Assessment Framework (CAF)

The Common Assessment Framework (CAF)

A CAF is usually used when a child requires additional support.  It can be driven by the parent or anyone working with the … View Post