Disclaimer

PLEASE NOTE: The links and information below have been recommended by SEN professionals and Parents and Carers of SEN Children at Manley Park Primary School. The School does not take responsibility for the content published on these external websites.

Special Deals

If you know of any great deals, discounts or offers for families please don't hesitate to share with us at communication@manleypark.com. We love a special deal!

Promoting Equality and Inclusion

  • 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 Advice and Support

  • Independent Parental Special Educational Advice website click here
  • Parent led information and resources provided at Special Needs Jungle click here
  • Find the right support and services for you at SENDirect. Click here
  • A website called  'Contact a Family' (provides online support and links to other SEND families).           For more information click here

Supporting Children with Down's Syndrome

  • 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 Children with Communication Needs

  • I CAN is a children's communication charity. For more information click here
  • Widgit is an organisation that offers a range of communication support software with Picture Exchange Communication Systems. For more information click here

Supporting Children 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 

Supporting Children with ADHD 

  • 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

Supporting Children with Dyslexia 

  • 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

Supporting Children with Dyspraxia 

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

Supporting Children with Epilepsy 

  • 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