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Useful Links

Bereavement Support

Grief can be overwhelming! It is a natural process, but it can be devastating. If you are in need of support after the death of someone close click on the link below. 

Cruse Bereavement Care:

Music Therapy

British Association for Music Therapy
The British Association for Music Therapy (BAMT) is the professional body for music therapists and a source of information, support and involvement for the general public.


RETT Syndrome

Rett UK
Rett UK offers professional advice and support for families affected by Rett syndrome.

Well Child.

WellChild – UK Children’s Charity For Seriously Ill Children is the national UK children’s charity helping to get seriously ill children and young people out of hospital and home to their families.


Learning Disability – Autism – Down’s Syndrome | Mencap
Mencap is a UK charity for people with a learning disability. We support their families and carers, too. Find out more about our services and get involved.

Nutricia Home

We believe in the power of nutrition to make a positive difference to health. This belief drives our commitment to pioneer life-saving; and life-changing nutritional solutions, because the right nutrition at the right time can change a health trajectory for life.

The Family Fund

This fund provides grants to families with severely disabled children. The grants are based on the family’s needs. Family Fund Extra offers discounts and savings on high street goods.

Carers Information Service

A service that offers a vast range of useful training courses to help parents and carers to better support and manage children and young people with learning and physical disabilities, as well as emotional and behavioural difficulties.

Contact A Family

A UK-wide charity offering advice, information and support to parents of disabled children regardless of their disability or health status.


A national charity offering information and support to the siblings of disabled children.

Education Advocacy LLP

Legal Advice.

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