Advice & Support

We offer advice and support to families when fussy eating, challenging behaviour, toilet training, separation anxiety or disturbed sleeping are impacting on family life.

We support children and families whose first language is not English to enable their child to achieve across the curriculum.

We are passionate about enabling children to transition to School confidently and happily. We support Parents, Carers and children throughout the whole process, from admission to transition.

BBC Bite size. Starting School is a comprehensive site to prepare families and children for transition to school.

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Sometimes the expertise of other professionals is needed to enable a child to progress. We support families in the referral to other agencies. We then follow advice to target the learning which will bring better outcomes for the child.

Expert advice and support for children with speech and language difficulties.

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When a family would benefit from accessing specific services we complete An Early Help Assessment to enable them.

The Children Centres  offer a variety of services for children and their families. We also have a dedicated Family Support Practitioner at our local Children Centre who can support families at home.

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Our SENDCo supports families whose children have  additional and special educational needs.

The Bedford Borough Local Offer  has a focus on children with special educational needs and/or disabilities, but also has a whole range of information for all families about services in Bedford Borough.

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