Other Information

Lockdown 3: what does it mean for the rights of children with SEND? – Special Needs Jungle

Coronavirus legal updates, advice and support – Irwin Mitchell

 

Welfare Benefits

Coronavirus and welfare benefits – Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH)

Coronavirus and welfare benefits – Contact

 

Get help with technology for remote education

Get help with technology for remote education – Government Guidance

 

Vaccination Information for Carers of vulnerable children

https://www.england.nhs.uk/2022/01/nhs-expands-covid-vaccinations-to-the-most-vulnerable-5-to-11-year-olds/

 

PCPLD Webinar Recording ‘Do Not Resuscitate? DNACPR & People with Learning Disabilities’

https://youtu.be/ePJKT9MZRXA

 

CDC report on ‘Lessons Learnt from Lockdown’

The Council for Disabled Children (CDC) have now launched their pandemic consultation reports – Lessons Learnt from Lockdown: The highs and lows of the pandemics impact on children and young people. The consultation involved over 600 children and young people, 128 parents and 110 professionals who shared their views and experiences. It is the largest consultation to date designed to engage children and young people with SEND to explore the impact of the pandemic on their lives and to understand their support needs moving forward.

There are is a full report and a report for children and young people which you can see on the CDC website here, and an Easy Read version will be added to the same page as soon as it has been published.