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COVID 19 - SEND updates and resources

Returning to school - support resources


Some of the guidance on these pages may refer to a return to school in September 2020.  However, the general advice and guidance may still be useful when children again return to school after subsequent lockdown periods.

Emotional Health Service presentation - Managing return to school worries for parents and children (pdf)

Emotional Health Service Resource Hub (opens a new window) - contains online self help resources include pre-recorded video workshops, helplines, online counselling and information leaflets to support emotional wellbeing.

This leaflet "Emotionally Related School Avoidance (pdf)" contains useful advice for parents and carers. Please note that the advice is general and was not written specifically about school avoidance to do with the Coronavirus situation. 

ADHD Richmond and Kingston have put together the following guides:

Returning to school: Children with ADHD - Advice for parents (pdf)

Returning to school: Children with ADHD - Advice for teachers and teaching staff (pdf)