Quick Links

Quick Links

Useful Links

Below are some links that we hope you will find useful and informative. We add new sites to this list to keep it up-to-date.

  • Advisory Conciliation and Arbitration Service (Acas)
  • ASDAN - Education charity and awarding organisation providing flexible programmes and qualifications that help young people develop skills for learning, work and life.
  • Carers UK
  • Centre for ADHD and Autism Support - Supports, educates and empowers individuals with a diagnosis of ADHD and/or autism, their families and the community.
  • Cinema Card - The Cinema Card allows a disabled cinema guest to receive a complimentary ticket for someone to accompany them when they visit a participating cinema.
  • Citizens Advice - Previous the Citizens Advice Bureau
  • Class For Kids - Classes and Sporting activities for children.
  • Contact - Helps families with disabled children with advice about their education, your rights to financial support and support forums.
  • Council for Disabled Children
  • Department for Education - The website for the Government department responsible for schools, education and children's services in England.
  • Disability Rights Commission
  • Disability Rights UK
  • Disabled Person's Rail Card
  • Family Fund - Helping parents/carers raising disabled or seriously ill children/young people with financial grants and support.
  • Free School Meals eligibility checker - A website to help you check your eligibility to receive, and apply, for free school meals for your children.
  • Gov.UK - British Government's online portal for government services and information.
  • Harrow Association of Disabled People
  • Harrow Carers
  • Harrow Council - The website for the local borough.
  • Harrow Council's Local Offer - Information about the support and information offered by local organisations in Harrow to help families of children with learning difficulties and disabilities. Please also see this PDF for a visual map of the local offer.
  • Harrow Mencap
  • Harrow Parent Forum (Previously know as Harrow Parents 4 Disabled Children or HP4DC.
  • Healthwatch Harrow - Working to improve the quality of care people receive from the various health and social care services in Harrow.
  • Kids Can Achieve - Supporting children, young people and their families with special needs and disabilities in Harrow.
  • Max card - The Max card is a discount card for foster families and families of children with additional needs. The card costs £3. Please click here for more information on the Max card.
  • Money Advice Service - A free and impartial money advice service set up by the Government
  • Motability - A scheme to provide affordable, worry-free ways for people with disabilities to lease a car, scooter or powered wheelchair in exchange for their mobility allowance.
  • Nasen
  • National Network of Parent Carer Forums - An independent national voice for parent carer forums across the UK working to deliver better outcomes for families living with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
  • NSPCC - The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.
  • Office of the Public Guardian - The Office of the Public Guardian protects people in England and Wales who may not have the mental capacity to make certain decisions for themselves, such as about their health and finance.
  • Ofsted - The Government organisation responsible for inspecting schools. You can find inspection reports for Shaftesbury here.
  • Ofsted Parent View - This website gives parents/carers the chance to tell Ofsted what you think about your child's school.
  • Preparing for Adulthood - Helping young people with SEND to move into adulthood.
  • Scope - A charity campaigning for equality for disabled people that offers practical information and emotional support.
  • Sibs - A charity supporting the brothers and sisters of disabled children and adults.
  • Transport for All - Dedicated to championing the rights of disabled people to travel with freedom and independence in London.
  • Transport for London - The organisation responsible for travel across London.