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Advice about homelessness

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If you are homeless, or worried that you might become homeless, we can offer you help and advice. Page contents: At risk of becoming homeless Homeless already Personal Housing Plan Sleeping rough Young people Experiencing domestic violence and abuse Mental health Leaving hospital Ex-military and…

Annual NHS Health Checks for people aged over 14 years with a learning disability

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People with learning disabilities often have poorer physical and mental health than other people and having an annual health check can help to identify potential problems early.  The health check can also help to improve people’s health by providing information about healthy lifestyles. People aged…

Area SEND Inspection

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July 2020 In May, Ofsted and CQC published the findings of their February revisit of services in South Gloucestershire for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities (SEND). The letter noted progress that has been made since the original inspection in 2017,…

Arts and crafts

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South Gloucestershire has a wealth of amateur and voluntary groups involved in all kinds of art and crafts for children and young people.  Where to find local arts and crafts groups  If your child is interested in joining a local group, visit your local library…

Autism resources

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This article covers resources which may be useful to people with autism and/or their parents or carers. It includes recommended reading, videos, and training for people working with individuals with autism. Further information on Autism Spectrum Condition is available in a separate article.   Page…

Autism spectrum condition

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Autism is a lifelong, developmental disability that affects how a person communicates with and relates to other people, and how they experience the world around them. Page contents: What is autism Other names for autism Girls with Autism Seeking advice or referral for assessment Training…


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Bullying is when someone does something deliberately to hurt, upset or threaten you or someone else. Children can experience unkindness and unfairness which might not always be bullying, but it could be bullying if: it goes on for a while or happens regularly it is…