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Dyslexia is a neurological impairment which affects reading and writing skills. It is also known as a specific learning difficulty/difference.

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Learning Difficulties

Learning difficulties are a group of disorders involving significant difficulties in the acquisition and use of listening, speaking, reading, writing, reasoning or mathematical abilities

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How to get help with your child in school

Information on what help may be available for your child in school.

Useful Links

BBC Bitesize 

Autism Education Trust – Resources for familes and schools

Attention Autism – For information about the programme and further training

Inclusive Education Essex – Signing Resources

Picture Exchange Communication Scheme (PECS)

Intensive Interaction

ELKLAN – Training and resources to support communication

PACT – Support for parents and families in West Essex

Autism Anglia 

Essex County Council SEND Information and Support

Essex County Council Provision Guidance

Families in Focus

Essex SEND

The Bridge – SEND Bulletin sign up 

Associated Services

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Children’s Occupational Therapy Service

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Children’s Speech & Language Therapy

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Children’s Physiotherapy Service

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Community Paediatrician Service