Voluntary and charitable organizations
Many different services are
available and there is often a close connec-tion between these and statutory
agencies particularly for children with disabilities.
Homestart: volunteers offer support in the
family’s own home to families who
have children aged <5yrs.
Mencap: long established national charity
for learning disabilities—all ages
Scope: national charity with focus on CP.
National Autistic Society.
a Family: advice for
families with disabled children