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Fair Access Protocol

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All local authorities must have a Fair Access Protocol, agreed with the majority of schools in its area, which aims to ensure that children who have not been able to secure a school place during the school year are offered a place at a suitable school…

Things to do with your child with special educational needs and/or a disability

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There are many things you can do with your child with special educational needs and or a disability, but they may take more planning and preparation. Page contents: Planning your day Concessions Directory of local services Accessible holidays and special assistance Further information Planning your day…

Dance and drama

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There are many organisations in and around South Gloucestershire offering your child the opportunity to enjoy dance and drama activities.  Many offer performing arts training and the chance for your child to learn new skills, grow in confidence and have fun.   See our guide to…

Cooking and baking

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Cooking and baking are fun activities for children and young people to take part in.  To find information on cooking and baking activities for your child to enjoy, see below. Visit your local library to find information on clubs and groups offering cooking and baking…

Service directory for children with a special educational need or disability

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Our directory of local services contains providers of services that have been accredited by us for families with children that have special educational needs and a disability (SEND).   The accreditation scheme will help families understand how services accommodate the needs of all children, young people and their families better. We have carried out checks to ensure the suitability and safety of…

Local health services

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Which NHS service should I use? For information about health services in our area and advice about how to get the right care in the quickest way see the Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Integrated Care Board website.  In addition, the One You website…

Young carers

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If you are under 18 years old and look after or care for another person or family member (of any age), you may be known as a young carer.  Page contents:  What is a young carer?  Help and support that is available to young carers  Get a young carers assessment  What is a young carer?…

Drugs and alcohol

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If you are regularly using drugs and/or alcohol, it’s important to talk to your GP before making any changes. It could be harmful to your unborn child if you just stop using drugs or alcohol. You will need to come off them under medical supervision,…