• Educational Psychologists helpline: 0151 233 5978 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
• For support for families at home with children who are neurodiverse Childrens’ Centres are sending out resource packs to families
• Family Fund: 1 grant per household for the value of up to £500 – people can still apply during this time and it is 3-4 months waiting period for applications to be processed

Supporting your teen's wellbeing during coronavirus (Mind)

The Contact charity's Helpful guide for families with disabled children has gone digital

• Preparing for adult life - advice from Contact

The Children’s Trust for children with Brain Injury, has resources for families supporting children and young people with a brain injury at this time: Coronavirus: useful resources and support

Guidance for parents and carers on supporting children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak (Gov.UK)

The Brain Charity's library at our centre in Liverpool includes many books and other resouces for parents and carers, including the Contact charity's book The Helpful Guide for Families with Disabled Children. There are some books for children and young people too.

You can find more advice and support if you follow some of these links:

Finding support

Information and guidance

The Helpful Guide for families with disabled childrenCharities

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Supported by B.B.C. Children in Need. Registered charity.The Brain Changer Arts Project

Thanks to generous funding from BBC Children in Need, we are providing free dance and art workshops for children and young people, with Physiotherapy through Dance and Occupational Therapy through Art and Craft.