All Somerset Libraries will have a selection of books, with Bridgwater, Frome, Taunton, Williton and Yeovil Libraries having the full collection. There are 40 books in the collection from Authors like Temple Grandin, Sarah Hendrickx, Lorna Wing, NAS and Tony Attwood. All libraries will be able to source every book in the collection to loan to you.
dyslex.io aims to be a one-stop site for everything you need to know about dyslexia, whether you are dyslexic yourself, a parent or carer of someone who is dyslexic, or a teacher or employer of dyslexic people.
All of the resources and links are quality assured by the British Dyslexia Association and other leading UK dyslexia charities so you can be confident that the advice you are receiving is accurate and current.
Free Guide to Dyslexia
Neuron Learning offers a free guide on Dyslexia that is part of their 2019 teacher professional training programme. The content is also suitable for parents. . To obtain your guide visit: https://forms.aweber.com/form/88/777358088.htm
Explore 17 of the best learning resources for people with dyslexia; from reading tools to listening exercises, we've got you covered.
The Learning Support Centre (LSC) is the only centre left in Somerset. It offers resources free to professionals, parents, carers and the wider community.
The centre is based within a school and draws on the experience of helpful, knowledgeable staff from a range of backgrounds. The lending library is available to Somerset Schools, Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Home Educators, Outreach Staff, Governors, Parents and other Multi Agency Professionals.
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Keeping your Child with Autism SAFE
Most parents place their children’s safety as a top priority as a rule. But for parents of children with autism, the reality is that it can be even more difficult to keep your children safe from themselves and others simply because of the nature of their disorder. However, parents of children with autism should not live in constant fear: there are tips parents and caregivers of kids with autism can follow to make sure they stay safe. To find out more view the Safety.com website.
Sesame Street - Autism Resources for parents
This website is Sesame Street themed and has lots of resources for parents to use to help their child from daily routine cards, Storybooks, videos and lots more...
Special Direct is full of exciting and inspiring resources to help children with special needs. If you have or are working with children who have Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia or Speech and Language difficulties they have lots of resources that you will love. They work hard with Subject Specialists, Advisors, Therapists, Teachers, SENCO's and parents to design and develop lots of useful resources for your classroom and home.
Somerset Youth Equipment Store offers equipment to hire at affordable rates for children and young people and the adults who work with them. There is a wide range of equipment available including:
Tents & other camping gear Lighting Equipment for shows & events Sports
Games & I.T Equipment
Climbing & watersports gear
The equipment store also has a minibus available for hire to voluntry & community groups. It gives the users the chance to try things that would otherwise work out extremely expensive, before deciding to buy it for themselves. It is available from the Youth Equipment Store based at Hollies Children's Centre, South Street, Taunton. TA1 3AG Tel: 01823 289387
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