The (limited) practical, financial and emotional help available to parent carers in the UK – for Carers Week 2019

For Carers Awareness Week 2019 I made it my task to dig deep and try to find what support is available to help us care for our unpaid carers. You know, those people so filled with love and compassion that they save the NHS £132 billion a year according to a recent study by Carers …

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What not to say to the parent of a child with special education needs and disability PLUS how to rephrase

Knowing what to say in situations you're unfamiliar with are difficult. Heres 5 things not to say when speaking to the parent or carer of a child with special educational needs and disability. A child with complex medical needs is a sensitive subject, here's how to form a good relationship with basic questions rephrased to gain understanding without offending or causing more upset.