Redbridge SERC

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The Restricted Growth Association UK

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The RGA is a UK based charity that provides vital information and support to improve the quality of life for persons of restricted growth (dwarfism), and their families. http://restrictedgrowth …

Achondroplasia blog

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This is a USA blog- very easy to read and accessible.

Achondroplasia- UK based support group

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This is a succinct UK based website. There is a useful summary outlining 'What is Achondroplasia?' and also some lovely photo's of children who have this condition.

Achondroplasia

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A good clear summary and helpful tips for teachers. A link to a video outlining Carys and George's Story.

Achondroplasia - Born to be different TV programme

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This frank programme follows a group of children with different disabilities. Hamish has Achondroplasia and the current series follows him in school and enjoying leisure activities.

A free powerpoint outlining the questions relating to the school environment

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Scroll down the page and select point 12 and click on 'Accomodations in the School'.

The Child Growth Foundation

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http://www.childgrowthfoundation.org/cgf_booklets.htm This website has great downloadable PDF's on the following topics; Growth and growth disorders Growth hormone deficiency Puberty and growth deficient child Premature …