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Explore this page to find various information relevant to SEND families in Manchester during this Covid-19 crisis.

This includes information coming from Gov.uk, NHS, Manchester City Council, Council for Disabled Children, Contact, and many other sources that we find useful for SEND families.

Please click one of the boxes below for relevant information, scroll further down to see related blog articles and events, or click the Questions / Comments box to send us a message.

Related News and Blog Articles

Your Feedback: Redbank House Sensory Rooms

By |May 4th, 2021|Categories: Parent-Carer Feedback|Tags: , , , , , , |

Following the success of the Local Offer and Short Breaks activities last summer, Manchester City Council again reached out to parents & carers to look at what could be added to their programme of activities for

Your Feedback: Children’s Adventure Farm Trust

By |May 4th, 2021|Categories: Parent-Carer Feedback|Tags: , , , , , , |

Following the success of the Local Offer and Short Breaks activities last summer, Manchester City Council again reached out to parents & carers to look at what could be added to their programme of activities for

Your Feedback: Winter Sensory and Activity Packs

By |April 27th, 2021|Categories: Parent-Carer Feedback|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Following the success of last summer's Paperbag Sensory and Activity Packs project(s), Manchester City Council again reached out to us in January to look at delivering a new batch of the packs to children and young

Video Recording and Slides from “Working with Your Child During Lockdown”

By |February 11th, 2021|Categories: Events, Information Sharing|Tags: , , , , , , |

In 28 January and earlier today, educational psychologists, Abigail and Audrey, from One Education delivered their "Working with Your Child During Lockdown" training to parents & carers of children & young people with Special Educational Needs

Fully booked “Working with Your Child During Lockdown” Parent Training

By |January 25th, 2021|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , , |

We have scheduled a new session for this course, which will be on 11 February, 1-2:30pm. Please book through the button below: BOOK NOW Our "Working with Your Child During Lockdown" parent training course

Manchester City Council’s Letter to Parents of Children with EHCP

By |January 20th, 2021|Categories: Information Sharing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Below is a letter from Isobel Booler, Manchester City Council's Head of School Quality Assurance and Strategic SEND, that is being sent to all parents/carers of children and young people with an EHCP (Education, Health and

Invitation for Interview with Family Fund

By |November 16th, 2020|Categories: Information Sharing, Parent-Carer Feedback|Tags: , , , , |

Back in May, Family Fund received additional funding worth £10 million from the Department of Education to help provide grants for families on low incomes raising disabled or seriously ill children in England this year. The

Related Events

Virtual SEND Parent Drop-in

May 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This virtual drop-in is happening in place of the monthly SEND Early Help Local Offer Drop-ins that normally happen on a rotating basis across the city. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the drop-ins will be done