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Our parent guides and factsheets
We produce a series of guides and factsheets on all aspects of raising a disabled child.
Ordering and buying print copies of our guides
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are a professional then we ask that you make a small payment of £1 for each of our guides. Select 'order print version' next to any parent guide that is on sale. Your basket will appear at the top of the page above the menu bar.
Factsheet: Education, Health and Care plans
Since 1 September 2014 statements of special educational needs and Learning Difficulty Assessments started to be replaced by Education, Health and Care plans for children and young people aged 0-25. This factsheet explains the new system.
Factsheet: Introduction to the Children and Families Act 2014 - England
This factsheet is an introduction to part three of the Children and Families Act 2014, where the law for children and young people with special educational needs is set out.
Parent guide: Getting social care services when your child has additional needs - England
Getting social care services when your child has additional needs - England explains the rights of you and your child to get practical support at home from social work departments, and what you can do if you are not happy with the support your child is receiving.
Disabled Students' Allowance reforms (England)
Paper on government proposals to reform Disabled Students’ Allowances in England.
Parent guide: Money Matters - a checklist when your child has additional needs
A checklist of the entitlements to benefits and other financial help you may be able to get if you are the parent of a disabled child in England, Scotland and Wales.
Leaflet : Guidance on the top children and familes bill myths - part 2
Part two of guidance for parents of disabled children. Put together by experts this guidance dispells the 'myths' that parents hear about the children and families billl and the changes to special educational needs in England.
Leaflet: Guidance on the children and familes bill myths - part one
Part one of guidance for parents of disabled children. Put together by experts this guidance dispells the 'myths' that parents hear about the children and families billl and the changes to special educational needs in England.
Parent Guide: Stepping Stones information handbook for Sutton parents of children with additional needs
Information directory of services for parents of disabled children in Sutton.
Parent guide: Living without a diagnosis
Guide for parents whose child has a learning difficulty or health problem, but do not know its cause. It includes information about getting a diagnosis, and how to access help and support.
Parent guide: Living with a rare condition
Guide for parents whose child has a rare condition, including why rare conditions are sometimes hard to diagnose, how to access medical information, help and support, and a section on getting involved in research.