Below are links to third party organisations that may be helpful to you, we are not responsible for the content of external sites.
Support and advice
special services that provide practical support, advice and representation for children, young people, parents and families throughout Scotland.
Charity for families with disabled children, supporting families, bring families together and help families take action for others.
Providing reliable, accurate and accessible information for people living with disability in Scotland.
Scottish advice service for additional support for learning (special educational needs)
Provides advice and information on services available to children with additional support needs and their carers.
A supportive service providing advice and information for young people on their rights to additional support.
Supporting people with profound and multiple learning disabilities, PMLD - their families, carers and professionals through promotion of a more inclusive society.
Up-to-date guidance from the Scottish Government on children's health and education
A website to help you understand children's rights to be supported and involved in decisions.
Independent mediation service for parents and carers of children and young people with additional support needs.
support, information and new ideas about learning disability in Scotland. We work to defend the human rights of people with learning disabilities in Scotland.
Free expert legal advice on children's rights and child law across Scotland.
Leading provider of sleep support, training and resources in the UK. We work with professionals, families and employers to promote healthy sleep for everyone.
Making educational journey's fulfilling and positive experiences through the provision of specialist equipment, computers and software for children or schools and assisting in funding extra tuition needs of a child.
Financial assistance for holidays or respite care for young disabled people aged between 3 and 17 with physical, mental or emotional impairments.
Funding to support childcare solutions that enable more accessible and affordable childcare
Funding to children with disabilities, life-limiting illnesses and those who are in extreme poverty. Funding specialist equipment and treatments.
Providing grants for special equipment or adaptation of housing or transport to meet the needs of disabled people who are in financial need.
Providing wheelchairs for children with varying disabilities, that the NS cannot or will not provide and that the parents cannot afford to buy.
Providing grants towards specialist equipment and respite breaks that help omprove quality of life for children with special needs.
Providing funding to ELC settings to support children with additional support needs (ASN) in Scotland to access their funded ELC entitlement.
Support and grants for families raising disabled and seriously ill children and young people.
Providing grants for short breaks for the carers of disabled children, young people and their families in Scotland.
Resource aimed at anyone who wants or needs to better understand children's rights. Providing a broad overview of children's rights and the many rights-based frameworks and legislation which support them in Scotland and internationally.
A disabled access review website to find information on accessibility of venues around the UK and beyond.
Information on how to access the motability scheme
Information about the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC).