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Offending Behaviour

The Family Information Service has sourced the following organisations who can offer information and support for families and individuals who are experiencing behaviour issues.   Page reviewed March 2022

ORDINARILY AVAILABLE statement - Provision the local authority (BFfC) expects to be made available by schools, early years and post-16 providers & SEND Support in Mainstream Schools

Statement of the special education provision expected to be ordinarily available in Reading settings, schools and colleges for children with special educational needs and/or disability aged 0 to 25 Taken from the special educational needs code of practice 0-25 years- statutory guidance (2015) Section 1.24…

Out Of School Care

Out of School Care - includes breakfast clubs, after school clubs and holiday clubs, please see below to find out more. Last reviewed June 2022.

Parent & Toddler Groups

To find out more about parent & toddler groups please see below.   Last reviewed August 2022.

Parent Carers Needs Assessment & Support

If you are the parent/carer for a disabled child, or you provide unpaid care and/or support to a Reading adult (18 years +), or if you are a young person with caring responsibilities, you may be eligible for support. To find out more, please follow…

Parent to Parent Support

Parent to Parent Support section, has been set up as a direct result from parent carer feedback.  This section will provide information on services where parent carers can support each other, who have a child or young person with SEND.  Created - March 2021 Updated -…

Parenting Support

Breastfeeding Support Confidential trained support from other mums. Everybody warmly welcomed, siblings and bumps too. Any stage welcome, just starting, going back to work, weaning Visit the Breastfeeding Network  Dad.info  Developed in partnership with Fathers Direct, Dad.info aims to give all UK fathers access to all the information…

Parents Relationship Matter

Whether you are together, separated or divorced the way you communicate with each other matters to your children, regardless of how old they are. Conflict between parents is a normal part of relationships. Not all conflict is harmful, in fact when disagreements or conflict is…

Parents useful apps & websites

This page has details of local and national groups that parents may find useful. Page reviewed May 2022

Personal Budgets (Children)

A personal budget is an amount of money identified by the local authority to deliver provision set out in an EHC plan.  It is Brighter Futures for Children's commitment to ensure that parents or the young person is involved in securing that provision. The child’s parent or…