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Luton SEND Newsletter

Please see below the link to the February SEND Newsletter

Feb 2021 SEND Newsletter

Childcare 

Luton Family Information Service offer information and advice on all aspects of childcare, so please contact fis@luton.gov.uk or call 01582 548888 if you require further support.

Family Fund – Helping Disabled Children

Family Fund has received extra funding worth £10 million from the Department for Education to provide grants for families on low incomes raising disabled or seriously ill children in England this year.  If you feel you may be eligible to receive a grant, visit https://www.familyfund.org.uk/news/10-million-to-help-disabled-or-seriously-ill-children-in-england-during-coronavirus

CAMHS Support

Visit the CAMHS website for helpful resources from across the internet that are available to help support your mental health and well-being: 

https://www.camhs-resources.co.uk/

NHS Guidance, Support and Advice

For the latest NHS information and advice about coronavirus visit 

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

NSPCC Support and Guidance

Whether you’re working from home with your children for the first time or supporting children with anxiety due to coronavirus, there are lots of tips and advice at 

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/keeping-children-safe/coronavirus-advice-suppport-children-families-parents/

Coronavirus Information for Single Parents

If you are a single parent family and are worried about the impact of the coronavirus on your family, this website offers help and support that is especially helpful to single parents.

https://www.gingerbread.org.uk/coronavirus/

Flying Start Support

For lots of support, help and the latest updates, please visit the Flying Start website https://www.flyingstartluton.com/corona-virus-update/ 

Luton Borough Council Guidance, Support and Advice

For the latest Coronavirus information from Luton Borough Council, including the latest Government advice, information regarding council services, Government health advice, getting help in your area, benefits, money, tax and physical and mental well-being as well as lots more, visit https://www.luton.gov.uk/Health_and_social_care/coronavirus/Pages/new-default.aspx

Support on how the Crisis is affecting Schools and Families

For all the latest updates for parents and carers on how the crisis is affecting schools and families. Keep checking back for information and links to support you, along with NEU members’ hints and tips for coping with the lockdown and supporting your children to learn outside of school.  Visit https://coronavirusandschools.org.uk/latest-news/?link_id=1&can_id=3330b74a544bfac6e30944e079dfc9e7&source=email-juggling-work-life-and-home-schooling-help-is-at-hand&email_referrer=email_778449&email_subject=juggling-work-life-and-home-schooling-help-is-at-hand

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