SENDMatters: Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources

Support and advice - resources and organisations

We have provided links to a range of information, support and advice organisations. We will be updating this page as new information is published.

Beyond Autism

Free resource pack top tips for transitioning back to school after lockdown. This handy resource contains information for teachers, parents and pupils as well as a range of visual resources that can be used at home or in school

Contact

Information for families with disabled children about Coronavirus -

www.contact.org.uk/covid-19

The Council for Disabled Children

Guidance and information on supporting disabled children 

Mencap

Information about Coronavirus including an easy read guide - www.mencap.org.uk/coronavirus

National Autistic Society

Guidance for parents and young people and a social story for talking to an autistic relative about the coronavirus -

www.autism.org.uk/coronavirus

Scope

Practical support, advice and guidance to disabled people -

www.scope.org.uk/advice-and-support/coronavirus

Downs Syndrome Association -

www.downs-syndrome.org.uk/coronavirus-covid-19

Young Minds

Advice for young people on the Coronavirus -

www.mencap.org.uk/coronavirus

Further advice

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