ADD-vance courses and webinars

Please find links below to the July newsletter for ADD-vance, with useful information for parents of children with diagnosed or suspected ADHD and ASD. They are running their hugely popular free course: ‘Understanding ADHD and Autism’ online and are offering some new dates for this. It gets booked up very quickly and booking opens on … Read more ADD-vance courses and webinars

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Tips for building resilience in children

BBC Bitesize have published an article about building resilience in children, which will be helpful for so many children in these very uncertain times. Please find the link to the article below. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zy4rn9q?xtor=ES-211-[33061_PANUK_SOT_24_SNO_SendAS1to8Opens_RET]-20200618-[bbcbitesize_fivewaystobuildyourchildsresilience_parenting]

Online parenting groups relating to ADHD or parenting pre-teens/teens

Family Lives are delivering free onlie parenting groups during Covid-19 to support parents.  The groups, funded by Herts County Council, are aimed at parents of : ·         Pre Teens/Teens showing challenging behaviour and/or where there is a family first assessment, child in need or child protection plan ·         Children with ADHD Please find further details below, including … Read more Online parenting groups relating to ADHD or parenting pre-teens/teens

Coronavirus – Information for Children

With reports of many more children worrying about the Coronavirus as the lockdown continues, please find below some resources aimed at reassuring children and helping them to understand what is going on. A children’s guide to coronavirus from the Children’s Commissioner: https://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/cco-childrens-guideto-coronavirus.pdf A free downloadable book for children illustrated by Axel Sheffler https://nosycrowcoronavirus.s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/CoronavirusABookForChildren.pdf A short … Read more Coronavirus – Information for Children

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Home Schooling Online Survey

Herts Parent Carer Involvement wants to hear from parents across Hertfordshire who have children aged 0 to 25 years with SEND about how they are managing during the lock down and closure of schools and other education settings.  They will use your feedback to inform their on-going discussions with Herts County Council around what is … Read more Home Schooling Online Survey

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