Useful links for students and parents ~ support services, events, forums, conferences, newsletters, school holiday activities, youth groups, websites and more...
AWARE - Airedale & Wharfedale Autism Resource Click here for details of this parent-run group supporting families with children and young adults on the autistic spectrum. here for details of AWARE activities this term and here for the summer holiday programme.
Barnardo’s Click here for details of support with EHCPs.
BDCFT Carers Hub Click here for details of Bradford Carers Hub and here for details of this term’s presentations and information sessions.
Boardmaker Click here for details of Boardmaker Picture Communication Symbol software available to use in Bradford Libraries and here for dates of drop-in Boardmaker training sessions at City Library for 16/17.
Bradford Autism Support Click here to visit the website.
Bradford Council’s school closure notification service Click here for further details of the school closure email alert service.
Disabled Children’s Information Newsletter Click here for the latest issue of this free newsletter especially for parents with a child with additional needs under 25 years of age.
eSafeguarding Click here for information on internet safety.
Evoke Recovery Network Click here for details of WRAP (Wellness Recovery Plan) workshops starting 13 September for eight weeks in Shipley.
Helplines Click here for a list of useful local helplines.
Listening Books Click here for details of the free membership offer.
Local Offer Click here for the 'Children & Young People' section of the Local Offer website.
Mixed Ability Cricket Every Sunday in Bingley, click here for more details.
People First KC Click here for details of 5-day learning holidays available to book between April '17 and April '18 and click here for details of the Independent Youth Advocacy Forum - a new opportunity for 14-21 year olds with learning disabilities and/or autism.
Shine Together Click here for more information on this local youth group for young people with special needs aged 13-18.
SNOOP Youth Club Click here to find out more about this Youth Club at Eccleshill for young people with disabilities aged 10-19 and their siblings. It runs from 6pm-8pm every Tuesday in term time.
The BUZZ newsletter Click here for the latest edition of this newsletter for young people in Bradford aged 11+ with additional needs.
YoungSibs Click here for more information about YoungSibs - an online support service for brothers and sisters of disabled children and young people.