General News and updates
Hospital communication passport and supporting resources produced by Include Me Too
Include Me Too, a charity promoting participation, equality, inclusion, rights and aspirations for disabled children, young people and their families, have been working with families, disabled children, young people and adults, professionals and organisations have produced resources to help prepare families for admission to hospital of their loved...
Food Package Information for those in Scotland
Update on food packages for anyone living in Scotland and how to access support.
Shielding Letter Information for those in Scotland
Update from the Scottish government for anyone still waiting for their shielding letters.
Scottish Commission for Learning Disability’s Covid-19 Guided Self-help Booklet Series
The University of Glasgow with assistance from colleagues at Lancaster University, the University of Oxford and the University of Warwick, have published a series of guided self-help booklets developed to support people with mild to moderate learning/intellectual disabilities during the Covid-19 outbreak.
Parent Club – Information and resources for parents about Covid-19
Parent Club offers up-to-date guidance from the Scottish Government on your child’s health and education. They have put together lots of information to help you cope with the ‘new normal’.
Advertise your opportunities for volunteers
Many charities have needed to furlough staff at a time when demand for services is increasing. At the same time, many people who volunteer may not be able to – especially if they’re being advised to stay at home. Furloughing however does offer an opportunity for our community to work with new volunteers to meet increased demand and adapt to new...
Coronavirus – Information Hub for Families and Children
This information hub for children, young people, and families in Wales and includes: Advice for children and young people Activities and resources for children and young people Advice for care experienced young people Advice and resources for parents including supporting children with learning disabilities