Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP), what is it all about?

Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP), what is it all about?

I was advised to get my son’s Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP) started early.  This was great advice, we put the request … View Post
Applying for DLA for an autistic child

Applying for DLA for an autistic child

So you are thinking about or need to apply for Disability Living Allowance (DLA).  It is a mammoth form and a very daunting task, … View Post
Specialist Education Provision for children under 16 in the West of England

Specialist Education Provision for children under 16 in the West of England

When I started to look at local specialist schools in the West of England I assumed there would be a full list somewhere.  There … View Post
Early Years Support

Early Years Support

Personally I was wary of putting my son (first born) into nursery at 20 months old, he seemed so young and we were starting to … View Post
The Common Assessment Framework (CAF)

The Common Assessment Framework (CAF)

What is a Common Assessment Framework / CAF? The Common Assessment Framework (CAF), it is a standardised document / assessment that is used across various agencies … View Post
ADOS & Social Communication Assessment Report

ADOS & Social Communication Assessment Report

I didn’t know what to expect when we went to my boy’s ADOS test.  We had waited a long time to see … View Post