Danecourt School

01634 232589

Wellness
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Home School Support Worker:

Karen Foot

Email: k.foot@danecourt-maritime.org

School Office Phone Number: 01634 232589

0-25 Disability Team                                 01634 338500

Medway Council Childrens Services     01634 334466

Out of hours Childrens Services             03000 419191

NSPCC                                                           0808 800 5000

Contact a family -     for families with disabled children

UK charity providing support, information and advice to parents whatever the disability of their child.  Through a helpline and family support service, they provide advice on any aspect of raising a disabled child, including help with finances, benefit entitlements, education, short breaks and debt issues.

www.cafamily.org.uk

Helpline:   0808 808 3555

Snapdragons - Cliff Road, Strood

Supportive environment for parents/carers of disabled children and young people with a variety of additional needs to have a voice within Medway.

www.medwaypcf.org.uk                       medwaypcf@googlemail.com

01634 333145     07813 123984

Medway Puzzles

www.medwaypuzzles.com

A new group supporting families with children with ASD.

medwaypuzzles@outlook.com

07375 042398

Getting Ready for the Summer Break :

Support

Working directly with parents in a non judgemental way, empowering them and their families to get the most of of school and home.  signposting where appropriate and necessary.

Advice 

To work in a partnership with parents and carers advising on practical childcare, the importance of good attendance and parenting skills, and in implementing the requirements of any agreed care or formal plans.

Safeguarding

Supporting the Designated Safeguarding Leads in ensuring the prevention of neglect, abuse and exploitation of pupils and preventing impairments of their health and development.

Please follow the below link for some really helpful tips for getting yourselves and the children ready for the autumn and winter.

Children and Family Hubs and Wellbeing Centres

Kent Autistic Trust

Family support service offering advice and information – monthly meetings

For information:  Jo Blamires (Family Support)

01634 405168

www.kentautistic.org             Email:    office@kentautistic.com

Family Action

Includes Medway Sendias, a SEN and Disabilities Information service providing a range of free and impartial help to parents/carers, children and young people.

medwaysendias@family-action.org.uk

01634 566303

Club AUsome

A safe, welcoming and non-judgemental environment for families affected by or dealing with Autism.

kellie@clubausome.co.uk

07875 601380

Magic

MAGIC is an independent Medway-based charitable organisation providing a range of activities and events to support families living with autism, Asperger’s and other learning difficulties.   We offer youth clubs, coffee mornings, activity days and a supportive ear should you need it.

Medway Autism Group Information Centre

Bradbury House, View Road 

ME3 8UQ Cliffe Woods  - Strood

Kent England

01634 570706

07739 430436

www.medway-magic.org