Useful Links

School Related

 

Within Nottinghamshire

  • Ask Iris – An information service for parents of children and young people with disabilities in Nottingham & Nottinghamshire.
  • Nottinghamshire Help Yourself – a partnership between health, the voluntary sector and Nottinghamshire County Council to bring information and advice together in one central place.

 

Free Stuff

  • Cinema Exhibitors’ Association (CEA) – The CEA Card scheme is one of the ways for cinemas to ensure they make reasonable adjustments for disabled guests; in particular it ensures a complimentary ticket for someone to go with them.

 

Shopping

  • Schoolwear Solutions – Shop for Ash Lea School uniform online.
  • Racketys – Specialist quality clothing for children and adults with special needs.
  • Willow Bug – Adaptive Clothing for children with Special Needs.
  • Marks & Spencer – Direct link to the Specialist Bodysuits & Sleepwear section at M&S.

 

Fun Stuff

  • Help Kidz Learn – Accessible games, activities & tools specifically for young children and those with learning disabilities.

 

Travel Related

  • Changing Places – The Changing Places Consortium is campaigning for Changing Places toilets to be installed in big public places. Use this site to find locations of these fantastic toilets in the UK.
  • Accessible Derbyshire – Their aim is to bring together – in one place – all the information you need to get out and about in Derbyshire and the Peak District and enjoy life to the full.

 

Charities

  • Unique – The Rare Chromosome Disorder Support Group.
  • SWAN – Syndromes Without a Name charity.
  • STEPS – a national charity supporting children and adults affected by a lower limb condition such as clubfoot or a hip condition.
  • Rainbow Parents Carers Forum – Rainbow Parents Carers Forum is a support group and voice for parents & carers who have a child with a disability or additional needs.