Category - School issues and support

Information about local and national education help services and how to deal with an autistic child’s school-related problems.

SEND national crisis

This is guest post written by Jade Page, who writes about autism on her blog The Autism Page.  Jade is a full time mum to her two boys aged six and four. ...

Tips for transition from school to home

Trawl any online autism forum or community and one of the most common issues discussed regularly between parent carers is “why is my child behaving in school...

How to get an EHCP yourself

We regularly hear from the parents we support that their child’s school is not helping them get an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) for their child...

How to handle bullying at school

For all children, being at school should be a fun and fascinating experience. Learning new things, making friends and enjoyment are part of the journey from...

School support for autistic children

Some parents of autistic children experience difficulties when dealing with schools in terms of getting the right support for their child. Here are the local...

Autism and SEND acronyms and terms

This is a glossary of common acronyms and abbreviations used with autism and SEND (Special Education Needs and Disability). AAC – Augmentative and...

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