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Other Organisations

Here you will find a list of other organisations:

Nottingham City Council Short Breaks
This service supports families with disabled children with a range of services such as a break from the constant care they provide whilst their child gains confidence and new experiences.

Challenge Consultancy and Training
CCT’s Community Enablement Team provide support staff for children and younger adults with disabilities.

Fashion & Textile Children’s Trust
They can offer financial support to children if their parent or carer has worked in any aspect of the UK fashion and textile industry for a year or more.

Dyspraxia Support Group
The support group are held at Nottingham City Hospital from 1pm – 3pm. To find out when the support groups are from the poster

I Can Help Factsheets
I Can Help have created a factsheets for parents and carers about some common questions they may ask.

Factsheets And Template Letters
Irwin Mitchell has teamed up with deafblind charity Sense and Steve Broach, a barrister at Monckton Chambers, to design legal training for ‘Independent Supporters’

National Network for Parent Carer Forums.

Department of Health
The Department of Health helps people to live better for longer

Social Care blog
This blog from the Department of Health provides news, views and information for anyone receiving support from the care and support sector

Department for Education
The Department for Education is responsible for education and children’s services in England.

Special Needs Jungle
Special Needs Jungle was started in 2008 by Tania Tirraoro, as a way to share information with other parents

IPSEA have developed a new website to help families (and those who support them) to understand and exercise their legal rights.

Contact a Family
A UK-wide charity providing advice, information and support to the parents of all disabled children.

The Council for Disabled Children (CDC)
The umbrella body for the disabled children’s sector in England.

The Council for Disabled Children (CDC) (Refused an Assessment)
A template letter to help families with disabled children to gain an assessment, for social care services.

Ask Iris
An information service for parents of children and young people with disabilities in Nottingham & Nottinghamshire.

ACE – Advisory Centre for Education
ACE helps parents by providing vital advice on all aspects of state-funded education. We now urgently need help ourselves.

Family Fund
The UK’s largest provider of grants to low-income families raising disabled and seriously ill children and young people.

NCB is the leading national charity which supports children, young people and families and those who work with them.

Scope work with disabled people and their families at every stage of their lives.

Cerebra is a unique charity set up to help improve the lives of children with brain related conditions through research, education and directly supporting the children and their carers.

The National Autistic Society
A charity for people with autism (including Asperger syndrome) and their families.

FIS – Families Information Service
The Families Information Service can offer support, advice and guidance for prospective parents, mothers, fathers and carers in Nottingham City. Free childcare for 2 year olds.

Rushcliffe Parent Support Group
For families/carers or individuals caring for or working with a child with autistic spectrum disorder.

RUSH is a self help group run by parents for the parents and carers of children who have been diagnosed with ADHD and related conditions in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

A Place To Call Our Own Ltd. (APTCOO)
APTCOO is a registered charity working to improve the quality of life for families with disabled children and special educational needs (SEND).

Carers Federation
Offer various support such as counselling, mentoring, training etc. for carers.

Special Kids
A support network for parents and carers of children with additional needs in Nottinghamshire.

Jigsaw Youth Club
For young people aged up to 25 with Autism and Asperger Syndrome

Senad Group
Providers of schools for children with additional needs for all ages including transition homes and adult homes such as Pegasus school, Bladon House School, Alderwasley Hall School & Sixth Form Centr, plus many more, visit their website for more information.