Filtered by category: Disabled children and young people

Why short breaks services are vital for children with autism and other complex needs

Thursday 29 March 2018 / Disabled children and young people
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A lot of the children we support here at West-Hyde have learning disabilities as well as autism.

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"We provide a home away from home at Camden Short Breaks"

Thursday 29 March 2018 / Disabled children and young people
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Our short breaks service provides an opportunity for disabled children to gain independence, learn new skills & have fun

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Autism Awareness Week 2018 - Kausar and Daniyal's Story

Wednesday 28 March 2018 / Disabled children and young people
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Early intervention helped lead to Daniyal being diagnosed with autism mutism and get support from Action for Children...

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Disability – it doesn’t have to be a difficult subject for your children

Thursday 07 December 2017 / Families, Disabled children and young people
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Do you feel awkward talking to your children about disability? Lizzy tells us how to speak confidently about it.

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I'm taking on Parallel London because disabled children deserve more

Wednesday 30 August 2017 / Disabled children and young people
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Children with disabilities deserve to have as much fun and love as any other child. Merryfields makes this a reality.

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Making a huge jump on my 21st birthday

Wednesday 12 October 2016 / Disabled children and young people, Events, Fundraising
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Michael is terrified of heights. Read why he jumped out of a plane for Action for Children.

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I ran the Royal Parks Half Marathon for my son

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Chris Wall ran for his son Finley, who receives residential care and support from one of our residential care services.

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Our young people are supporting Paralympics GB

Saturday 10 September 2016 / Disabled children and young people
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Watching Paralympics 2016 in Rio is very inspiring particularly for the children and young people who we work with

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Pioneering at Parallel London

Thursday 08 September 2016 / Disabled children and young people, Fundraising
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Three pioneering fundraisers represented Action for Children at Parallel London world’s first-ever fully inclusive event

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