USEFUL INFORMATION AND LINKS

 

LINKS:

Ofsted:  www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ofsted

Central Bedfordshire Council School Admissions:  ​www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/school/admissions/landing.aspx

Central Bedfordshire Council Directory of Support Services:  www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/children/sen-disability/landing.aspx

NSPCC:  www.nspcc.org.uk

Central Bedfordshire Local Children's Safeguarding Board:  www.bedfordshirelscb.org.uk

The Children's Food Trust:  www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk

Information from HMRC regarding 30 Hour Funding Options

http://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk/

To order children's uniform please refer directly to our supplier's website, Essential Schoolwear:

http://www.essentialschoolwear.com/

BBC Bitesize - Preparing for primary / lower school and reception:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/collections/starting-primary-school/1

 

Articles:

Ten Reasons Why Hand Held Devices Should be Banned for Children Under 12 by Cris Rowan, Huffington Post:  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/cris-rowan/10-reasons-why-handheld-devices-should-be-banned_b_4899218.html

SPACE

Please find attached four fact sheets created by SPACE (Supporting Parents and Children Emotionally)

The aim of these factsheets is to provide support and strategies, whatever your situation, and are based on what SPACE know about people’s responses to events that provoke uncertainty and anxiety.   The fact sheets will give you some techniques to look after your children by looking after yourself, some activity ideas and strategies to consider to help you deal with all types of behaviours in your children.

 

SPACE - FACTSHEET ONE - BEING SAFE

 

SPACE - FACTSHEET TWO - KEEPING CONNECTED

 

SPACE - FACTSHEET THREE - UNDERSTANDING RESILIENCE

 

SPACE - FACTSHEET FOUR - NURTURING ENVIRONMENTS