Resource library

We produce a wide range of publications for families with disabled children and the professionals who work with them.

Browsing our library

You can search for a keyword or use filters to browse our library. Resources are organised by subject (for example education or benefits), type (for example parent guides or newsletters), nation and language.

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If you are a parent and want a free print version of any of our parent guides, please contact our freephone helpline on 0808 808 3555 or helpline@cafamily.org.uk.

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  • Research and reports: For Scotland's Disabled Children (fSDC) - How we set the scene

    Report with statistics and gaps in services for disabled children in Scotland from 2009 - 2011 with recommendations.

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  • Research and reports: Counting the costs Scotland 2012

    In 2012 we revisited our 2010 financial survey, to see if anything had improved for families of disabled children. Read the findings for Scotland here

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  • Research and reports: for Scotland's Disabled Children (fSDC) diary project

    Report detailing family life using various methods, the project provided the opportunity for young disabled people to convey their experiences about growing up in Scotland today.

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  • Research and reports: for Scotland's Disabled Children (fSDC) Liasion project summary report

    Report for Scotland's Disabled Children project's key work and objectives.

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  • Research and reports: Forgotten families. The impact of isolation on families with disabled children in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland 2011

    From the Nations: in our 2011 survey of over 1,100 families with disabled children, we found out about levels of isolation families with disabled children experience and how this impacts on their family life

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