These Links are of suggested sites that you may find helpful.
The Buckinghamshire Primary PRU cannot be held responsible for the content of these sites.
The National Autistic Society provides a wealth of information, support and advice related to conditions across the autistic spectrum.
Buckinghamshire Special Educational Needs and Disability Information, Advice and Support Service (SEND IAS)
All local authorities, by law, have to provide children and young people with SEN or disabilities, and their parents, with information and advice. Buckinghamshire SEND IAS Service is the information, advice and support service here. Our service is confidential and at arm’s length from Buckinghamshire County Council.
Buckinghamshire Family Information Service
The Buckinghamshire Family Information Service (BFIS) provides free information, advice and support on a wide range of topics that may affect your family. This includes activities, events and services for children up to the age of 19 (25 with a disability). Information can be found on all your childcare needs including full time nurseries/preschools, childminders, after school provision and what’s on offer in the holidays.
The Buckinghamshire Family Information Service can be contacted on:- Telephone 0845 688 4944 Text 07756 202920 or www.bucksfamilyinfo.org email: firstname.lastname@example.org or like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.
Buckinghamshire Safeguarding Children Board (BSCB)
The Buckinghamshire Safeguarding Children Board (BSCB) is a statutory body established under the Children Act 2004. It is independently chaired and consists of senior representatives from the key agencies and bodies which have regular contact with children and young people or responsibility for services to them. This website brings together information for children, young people & their families, as well as the professionals who work with them.
This link will take you to the website page for the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre.
This link will take you to the website for Child Line.
This document provides useful information on the often-overlooked and misunderstood condition known as dyspraxia: click here to access the document.
FACT Bucks (Families and Carers Together in Buckinghamshire)
FACT Bucks is a group of parents and professionals who meet to discuss real issues that affect children and young people with additional needs and disabilities in Buckinghamshire. Click here to access the website.
Insafe is a European network of Awareness Centres promoting safe, responsible use of the internet and mobile devices to young people. It has information on online safety for children, carers and teachers.
IPSEA (Independent Parental Special Education Advice)
IPSEA offers free and independent legally based information, advice and support to help get the right education for children and young people with all kinds of special educational needs (SEN) and disabilities.
For parents, carers and professionals, the Office for Advice, Assistance, Support and Information on Special needs is another useful source, available here.
Parent View gives you the chance to tell us what you think about your child’s school.
A parent group based in Chesham to support parents of children with ADHD, ASD and Behaviourally challenging children. Click here to access their website.