The SEND Code of Practice
 The Disability Employment Adviser (DEA) at Jobcentre Plus can provide more information on this scheme and can also help identify suitable employers in your area.
 The DEA can also help with:
Access to Work – this scheme pays for practical support in the workplace so that your son or daughter can start working, stay in work or run their own business
Residential Training – advice about the nine specialist training providers in England for unemployed disabled people aged 18+. On www.gov.uk search for ‘residential training for disabled adults.
www.autism.org.uk
Afasic – supports children with speech, language and communication impairments: www.afasic.org.uk/
www.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk/tools-information/advice-parents
www.cafamily.org.uk
www.childautism.org.uk
www.cafamily.org.uk/medical-information/conditions/
www.councilfordisabledchildren.org.uk
www.disabilityrightsuk.org
Dyslexia-SpLD Trust www.thedyslexia-spldtrust.org.uk/
Dyspraxia Foundation: www.dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk/
Family Fund –www.familyfund.org.uk/
Family Line –www.family-action.org.uk/familyline
Family Footings –Parents can contact Family Footings to request free training in their school, children’s centre or any other community setting: www.preparingforadulthood.org.uk/downloads/friends-relationships-and-
community/family-footings.htm
www.ipsea.org.uk
www.ican.org.uk/
www.learningdisabilities.org.uk
www.mencap.org.uk/
www.natspec.org.uk
www.preparingforadulthood.org.uk
www.theautismdirectory.com/default.asp?contentID=1
www.mencap.org.uk
www.princes-trust.org.uk
www.reedinpartnership.co.uk
www.remploy.co.uk
www.sendgateway.org.uk,
www.tourettes-action.org.uk
www.sendgateway.org.uk/resources.nhs-england-ask-listen-do_1.html
www.scope.org.uk
https://www.ucas.com
https://www.nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk.
https://autism-connect.org.uk/site/index
I CAN – supports speech, language and communication development in children: www.ican.org.uk/
Undiagnosed Conditions
http://undiagnosed.org.uk/
SEND guide for parents and carers on the support system for children and young people with special educational needs and disability (SEND).
www.gov.uk/government/publications/send-guide-for-parents-and-carers
Special Needs Jungle: www.specialneedsjungle.com