Bolton IASSEND and Bolton Parent Carer forum are, for the foreseeable, working jointly to enable a more comprehensive package of support to families in Bolton. This partnership will help us all to get through the difficult weeks and months ahead.
The COVID-19 guidance means that as a service, we are all socially distancing, and having no face to face contact with others. Unfortunately, this means our service user families too. We know you'll agree, this is safest for everyone.
Our services remain very much open as usual, but all officers and forum members are now home working.
We will not be able to fulfil any planned face to face meetings with you until the government relaxes these measures. We will however, offer you an alternative by way of video/phone meeting instead. We can still conduct the majority of our work with you in this way.
As services, we are developing our roles to ensure you are supported and informed throughout this very difficult and anxious time. We are;
This is a very difficult time for us all, but together, we can ensure that no one feels on their own.
Look after yourselves, and each other, and please, STAY AT HOME.
Cheryl- Head of Service, IAS
Nan- Chairperson, BPC
A collection of IAS bulletins, government advice, and helpful provisions for families. With special thanks to our friends at Ladywood School for their ongoing support in building a resource bank here for everyone to access.
General learning resources
Educational programmes and shows
A trusted learning platform
Links, FAQ's, play and learning ideas, stress and anxiety management, and a whole host of information
A resource for parents carers and young people on looking after your health and wellbeing at this anxious time.
Resources for children with DLD and SLCN