Parents of children

  • Related Calendar – Lincoln Castle …
    Easter Quest An exclusive opportunity outside of opening hours for children and adults on the autistic spectrum to visit with their families.        Alice in Wonderland Easter Quest at Lincoln Castle.        Follow the white rabbit and seek out the clues to solve the Mad Hatter’s riddle and claim…
  • Behaviour
    NICE flowchart The National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) has produced a simple flowchart for addressing behaviours that challenge in under 19s with autism.        Click icon to view.        Their guidance is much more detailed. OCD Options group have produced a help sheet about Obsessive…
  • Activities
    Lincs activities & events Click icon to see the kind of thing you can find here.       It publishes activities, events and facilities in Lincolnshire that may be hard to find elsewhere. Act Now Act now is a drama group for adults with disabilities.        Mondays, 6:30 – 8:30pm at…
  • Associated conditions
    Mental health The National Autistic Society has a page about mental health and autism.      Click page icon to view.        Also, Autistica has produced a help sheet about autism and mental health.         Click PDF icon to view. Handwriting  Options has produced a help…
  • Preparing for change
    Grades are not everything A Masters degree graduate feels that her difficulties with social skills was overlooked at school because her grades were good.       Click icon to see what she has to say. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. See also  Education & Learning  under Schooling problems at the bottom of the page. …
  • Early support
    Childcare Click the icon to see the official Lincolnshire guide to childcare.         It includes providers of childcare and help with costs.        (updated) Here is a legal guide to help ensure parents do not miss out on free early years child care and education.     …
  • Education News
    Educational psychologists Following a report showing an insufficient number of educational psychologists, £30 million extra for training has been announced.          Click icon to read about it. SEN crisis The mother of an autistic son, aged seven, wrote about her fight to get him assessed and placed…
  • Lincoln activities
    Lincoln Castle Lincoln Castle’s early morning explorers sessions are an exclusive hour for children with autism and their families.        Enjoy selected mainstream events every other month in calmer circumstances.       Click icon for more information. See Related calendar for specific exclusive session dates.       Look…