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Did you know that approximately 1,800 children aged 0-19 are diagnosed with cancer every year in the UK? National Childhood Cancer Day is held annually
Children’s Mental Health Week 2024 is 5-11 February. This is an initiative (launched by Place2Be) which gives children and young people in the UK a
The festive season is a time for joy, happiness, and spending time with your family.  However, for your vulnerable child, it might be a time
The mental health of anyone is important to look after, especially the mental health of your child. Giving children the best start in life means
Young people with special educational needs and disabilities often need more support, especially when it comes to transitioning between life stages.  Leaving school is a
For many, being a parent is one of the most rewarding experiences you can have. However, it can also be the most challenging. This is
Children with complex needs often need more help and support. Sometimes, this comes in the form of therapy or counselling. At Almond House, we have
Mainstream education is not suited to every child’s needs. There are many children who have special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) who require extra support
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a developmental disorder that affects how people interact and communicate with the world around them.  One of the key areas
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, a time when we focus on the youngest members of society dealing with a hard-hitting diagnosis.   This month provides
When caring for a child with complex needs, it is essential to remember that they need opportunities to explore, play, and enjoy recreational activities. Therapeutic
When faced with your child moving to a specialist care home, it’s normal to feel a multitude of emotions. To help you on this path,