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Hints and Tips 101: Serious Illness in Kids and the School Setting

4 October, 2013
Hand drawing Partnership Puzzle Concept with black marker on transparent wipe board.

This is the first in a series of hints and tips for parents and carers engaging with schools in circumstances of serious illness or disability of a child in their care. As a regular series, we will offer practical strategies to deal with every-day type challenges encountered in the school setting in these circumstances.

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Siblings Are Also Missing School

26 September, 2013

It is easy to understand that a child with an illness or disability or both may have their education impacted. They might miss periods of schooling but they may also be distracted by pain, worry or medication, especially if the latter has to be administered at school. Often it is forgotten that siblings of these […]

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