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Merlin’s Magic Wand Charity

March 27th, 2018

Merlin's Magic Wand Charity https://www.merlinsmagicwand.org/ The Charity provide tickets and fund grants to families to enjoy their day at a Merlin Entertainments attractions, such as LEGOLAND, SEA LIFE centres and Madame Tussauds.

National Theatre

Relaxed performances at National Theatre

September 8th, 2017

In addition to Autism friendly cinema showings which are a regualr event. Theatres are also doing special performances. The next one planned at the National Theatre is Pinocchio.

TfL

Please offer me a seat -TfL Badge

May 12th, 2017

TfL are offering a free badge for people/ children who may need to sit down on public transport, but their disability/ medical condition may be hidden Simply apply online You do not need to declare your needs- simply fill in your name and address

Accessible holidays in Wales /Norfolk

March 24th, 2015

http://www.papworthtrust.org.uk/leisure-sports-and-social/accessible-holidays Papworth Trust has stylish holiday venues with access in mind - they have venues for Children who have ASD/ use a wheelchair or you can stay on a farm. There are cottages, mobile homes and you can even stay in a yurt !

Family Fund releases a report on sleep deprivation in families who have SEN children

June 28th, 2014

The Family Fund released a report outlining their findings around sleep deprivation in families who have a child with a disability. www.downs-syndrome.org have prepared a helpful summary you can download from here; http://www.downs-syndrome.org.uk/images/stories/DSA-documents/news/Tired_all_the_time_summary.pdf 93% of …