Menu

Hodge Hill Primary School

Learning Together for Life

Our next Teacher Training Day will be Friday, 16th February 2018. School will close at normal time on Thursday 15th February and children will be back after half term on Monday 26th February 2018. Thursday 1st March is World Book Day - children please come dressed as your favourite book character.

Q11: Where can I find information about Support Groups?

Disability:

Scope (about disability) - http://www.scope.org.uk/

Contact a Family (families with disabled children) - http://www.cafamily.org.uk/medical-information/conditions/

KIDS (working with disabled children and families) - http://www.kids.org.uk/

Disabled Children’s Charity - http://www.whizz-kidz.org.uk/

Use this website to find accessible toilets across the whole of the uk!http://www.changing-places.org/find_a_toilet.aspx 

 

Hearing Impairment:

NCDS (National deaf Children’s Society) - http://www.ndcs.org.uk/

 

Visual Impairment:

VICTA (supports children and young people who are blind or partially sighted and their families across the UK) -  http://www.victa.org.uk/

Dancing Eye Syndrome trust - http://dancingeyes.org.uk/

 

Muscular Dystrophy:

Muscular Dystrophy UK ( fighting muscle wasting conditions) - http://www.musculardystrophyuk.org/

Duchenne Family Support Group - http://dfsg.org.uk/ 

 

Dyspraxia:

Dyspraxia Foundation ( developmental coordination disorders)- https://www.dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk/

 

Epilepsy:

Epilepsy - http://www.youngepilepsy.org.uk/

 

Autism:

Autism West Midlands: http://www.autismwestmidlands.org.uk/

 

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity:

ADDIS (ADHD parent support group) - http://www.addiss.co.uk/

 

Emotional & Mental Health:

Young Minds (voice for young people’s mental health & well being) -  http://www.youngminds.org.uk/for_children_young_people/whats_worrying_you/adhd

MindEd (young people and mental health issues) - https://www.lotsonyourmind.org.uk/content/resources-and-links-other-services

 

Dyslexia:

Dyslexia - http://www.thedyslexia-spldtrust.org.uk/

British Dyslexia Association - http://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/ 

 

Dyscalculia:

Dyscalculia (specific learning difficulty with maths arithmetic) - http://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/dyslexic/dyscalculia 

 

Social, communication and speech & Language:

Communication - http://www.thecommunicationtrust.org.uk/

Communication - http://www.ican.org.uk/

AFASIC – Speech Language & Communication Needs - http://www.afasic.org.uk/

 

List of Birmingham Disability Websites: http://www.birmingham.gov.uk/cs/Satellite?c=Page&childpagename=Lib-Links%2FPageLayout&cid=1223092590046&pagename=BCC%2FCommon%2FWrapper%2FWrapper

 

List of Sport Disability Websites: http://www.birmingham.gov.uk/cs/Satellite?c=Page&childpagename=Lib-Accessibility%2FPageLayout&cid=1223092571088&pagename=BCC%2FCommon%2FWrapper%2FWrapper

Top