Coronavirus information for families

Search Results

Local Offer
Access Dorset is a user led organisation and registered charity, run by disabled people, older people and carers. Our activities, guidance and support are geared to supporting people to identify and overcome barriers to independence and social inclusion. We encourage self-help strategies and nurture peer…
Area:
Dorset
Telephone:
01202 771336
E-mail:
enquiries@accessdorset.org.uk
Website:
www.accessdorset.org.uk
Address
The Bridge, Chaseside,  Bournemouth,  Dorset,  BH7 7DX
Local Offer
Coping with CHAOS supports the whole family, so that all children and young people have equal access and can participate in play and suitable activities in order to have fun together. It provides help and support, information and advice, friendships and short-term respite care for…
Area:
Dorset
Telephone:
01202 718238
E-mail:
chaos@diverseabilities.org.uk
Website:
diverseabilities.org.uk/.../coping-with-chaos
Address
Coping with Chaos Family Centre Bond Avenue,  West Moors,  Ferndown,  Dorset,  BH22 0LL
Local Offer
Every Dorset local authority school and academy has a named educational psychologist (EP). Their role is to support others to ensure that vulnerable children and young people and those with complex needs are happy and successful in their educational setting. We want adults in schools…
Area:
Dorset
Telephone:
01305 228300
E-mail:
inclusionwest@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
Website:
www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/.../educational-psychologists.aspx
Address
Dorset Council County Hall,  Dorchester,  Dorset,  DT1 1XJ
Local Offer
The Hearing Support Service (HSS) works with children and young people with mild to profound hearing impairments. The Vision Support Service (VSS) works with children and young people with mild to profound vision impairments. Both services have a team of specialist advisory teachers with qualifications…
Area:
Dorset
Telephone:
01305 228300
E-mail:
cs-servicesupport@dorsetcc.gov.uk
Website:
www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/.../hearing-and-vision-support-services.aspx
Address
Schools and Learning The Hanham Centre,  Hanham Road,  Wimborne,  Dorset,  BH21 1AS
Local Offer
The Dorset Parent Carer Council (DPCC) is made up of parents and carers of children who have a variety of special needs from complex medical, challenging behaviour, learning or physical difficulties and more. We work to provide a strong and united voice for families in…
Area:
Dorset
Telephone:
07827 793244
E-mail:
dpcc@dorsetparentcarercouncil.co.uk
Website:
www.dorsetparentcarercouncil.co.uk
Address
DPCC, Dorchester, 
Local Offer
Dorset Council’s SEND Local Offer website explains what support and information is available locally for children and young people with special educational needs or a disability. The website includes information on education, childcare, activities, health and much more. If you think your child might have…
Area:
Dorset
Telephone:
01305 221066
E-mail:
familyinfo@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
Website:
www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/.../local-offer
Local Offer
Encompass (Dorset) is a registered charity, offering person centred care and support services for adults with a learning disability or mental illness across West and North Dorset. We offer a mix of accommodation-based support services as well as care and support in your own home…
Area:
Dorset
Telephone:
01305 267483
E-mail:
info@encompassdorset.co.uk
Website:
www.encompassdorset.co.uk/
Address
Connaught House, Dorchester,  Dorset,  DT1 1RU
Local Offer
Fortune College, part of The Fortune Centre Of Riding Therapy, is a specialist college for young people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities aged 16-25. The college’s Further Education Through Horsemanship (FETH) Course offers an educational residential/day programme, working with horses, that prepares young people with…
Area:
Christchurch
Locality
Christchurch
Telephone:
01425 673297
E-mail:
enquiries@fcrt.ac.uk
Website:
www.fortune.ac.uk/
Address
Avon Tyrrell,  Bransgore,  Christchurch,  Dorset,  BH23 8EE
Local Offer
We are a multi-disciplinary team that works with children and young people diagnosed with Intellectual Disabilities and their families across West Dorset areas. The team consists of: Senior Clinical Lead Nurse, Team Leader, Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Clinical Psychologists, Nurses, Occupational Therapists and Support…
Area:
Dorset
Website:
learningdisabilitiesdorset.uk/
Local Offer
We provide advice, guidance and training to make sure children and young people with physical and medical needs get the right support and can enjoy the same opportunities as their peers. Generally, physical needs are those that affect a child's mobility. Medical needs are wide-ranging,…
Area:
Dorset
Telephone:
01305 224063
E-mail:
kelly.lambert@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
Website:
www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/.../physical-and-medical-needs-service-pmns.aspx
Address
South Annexe County Hall,  Colliton Park,  Dorchester,  Dorset,  DT1 1XJ