Useful SEND Links & Resources for Parents

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Cheshire East Information Advice Service

Free confidential support and information is available to children and young people with SEND, their parents and or their carers at:


Welcome to Live Well Cheshire East - giving you greater choice and control of the services you need. You’ll find useful information and advice on a range of subjects, and an easy to use directory of over 3000 services and activities in your area.

Useful links and resources for parents and carers:

National Autistic Society - The national Autistic Society Website, the main UK charity for supporting people with ASD and their families, The website contains lots of useful advice and resources. 

Autism Independent- Lots of useful information on ASD.

Autism Speaks - A comprehensive site with a useful resource library. 

Dyslexia - The British Dyslexia Association provides advice, resources and training to help parents/carers. 

Cheshire East Autism Team (CEAT) - Resources and advice for parents/carers.

Widgit - Symbolised resources for visual timetables, different topics, areas of life, fire safety and visits to doctors and dentist. 

Special Needs Kits - An information directory and support for parents/carers of children with SEN. 

IASS - Information, Advice and Support Services Network for SEND.

Supporting Challenging Behaviour - Tips and hints from Young Minds. 

Parents A-Z - Advice on how to help with specific mental health conditions and life events which may affect a child's wellbeing. 

Parents Survival Guide - Parenting isn't easy! 

Fun Brain - A fun, educational website including games, videos and books.