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Bringing up a disabled child can be more expensive than bringing up a child without disabilities and there are various sources of funding that can help you.

Some of these, such as Disability Living AllowanceCarer's Allowance, may help to increase your family income.

Children who have severe and complex needs may be able to get a Personal Budget.

Supporting young people directly, or their parent carers, there are many organisations and services that can provide advice on managing money, and help you identify and claim financial support.

Changes to the Family Fund Charity

The Family Fund charity which supports families on lower incomes who are raising disabled or seriously ill…Read more

Council For Disabled Children July Newsletter

Inside this edition you can find the latest news on guidance that schools and other educational settings must…Read more

Parentsactive survey for both parents/carers 0-25 during COVID-19

Parentsactive is collating a survey to help understand the difficulties you are experiencing as parents with the…Read more
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