Disclaimer

PLEASE NOTE: The information contained within this list is not quality assured by the school. Any support resources on this list are to be used at your own discretion, as we as a school don't necessarily use the resources listed below.

SEND Support Resources

  • There is a drop in every week on a Monday Afternoon at the Manley Park Playcentre.  See the poster on the right for more information 
  • A Newsletter has been produced by the School PTA SEND support group. The January 2015 edition can be found here
  • The May 2015 Edition of the School PTA SEND Support Group Newsletter is available here
  •  'Being Me' created by Kidscape about bullying, for more information click here
  • Mencap (Organisation that deals with Learning Disabilities) . For more information click here
  • Scope (a charity working towards equal rights for people who are SEND) for more information click here

Parental Support

  • For information about a service called IPSEA (Independant Parental Special Educational Advice) click here
  • For more information about the service Special Needs Jungle (Parental Support) click here
  • A website set up by several  organisations called SENDirect. For more information click here
  • A website called 'I CAN' (offers support with a child's communication). For more information click here
  • A website called Widgit, (offers support with communication). For more information click here
  • A website called  'Contact a Family' (provides online support and links to other SEND families).           For more information click here
  • A Support Group called SOS - SEN on the 16/6/15 and 14/7/15 from 11am until 2pm.                                 For more information click here

Down's Syndrome Resources

  • It was World Down's Syndrome Day on the 21st March 2015. For more information, click here
  • The Down's Syndrome Association (Website with advice and guidance about Down's Syndrome).     For more information click here
  • The South Manchester Support Group. For more information click here 

Supporting Your Child With Autism

  • The Greater Manchester Autism consortium (A partnership between the 10 boroughs of greater manchester and the National Autisic Society). For more information click here
  • Manchester Airport has Airport Awareness resources. For more information, click here
  • The National Autistic Society has  in partnership with the NHS created 'My Hospital Passport'.            For more information click here
  • The ASGMA (Autistic Society Greater Manchester Area) based in Stretford. For more information click here
  • A website called Leisure for autism (specialises in holidays for autistic children). For more information click here
  • A Facebook Page called the Autism discussion page. For more information click here
  • Open Book by Autism Europe. For more information click here
  • The computer version of Minecraft has a server called Autcraft (designed for children with autism). For more information click here 

ADHD Resources

  • National Autistic Society description of ADHD. For more information click here
  • A charity called ADDISS - The National Attention Deficit Disorder Information and Support Service. For more information click here
  • Manchester based ADHD support group. For more information click here

Dyslexia Resources

  • It's Dyslexia Awareness Week from the 5th October - 11th October 2015. For more information click here
  • The National Dyslexia Association. For more information click here
  • Dyslexia Action. To see what their website offers click here
  • For information about a dyslexic friendly font, click here

Dyspraxia Resources

  • Dyspraxia Foundation. For more information click here
  • Local Support Group based in Stockport. For more information click here

Epilepsy Resources

  • The Epilepsy Awareness Day 'International Purple Day' was on the 26th March 2015. For more information click here
  • The Epilepsy Action charity. For more information, click here
  • The National Society for Epilepsy. For more information, click here