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  • Ask a sleep expert - This category is now closed
    Hi everyone, we are Sleep Practitioners for Scope, here on the online community for two weeks between 10am and 11am starting Monday 16th Jan to help answer all your questions about sleep. Does your child have problems with settling, night wakings, early waking? Any sleep problems please just ask! Maxine and Angie
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  • Ask an Occupational Therapist This catergory is now closed
    Jean Merrilees is an Independent Occupational Therapist, registered with the HCPC. She previously worked for Scope’s Information Service for 25 years, so has a wealth of experience in answering disability related queries. She welcomes questions about how to overcome barriers that hinder disabled people being able to do the things they need or want to do. Jean is only able to check for posts once a week so apologises in advance if there is a delay in responding.
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  • Ask a benefits advisor - This category is now closed
    RSS Feed 547 discussions 3.1K replies Most recent: Bedroom tax? by Threesticks on 10:41AM
  • Ask a parenting advisor - This category is now closed
    I'm Kelly - blogger, Virtual Assistant and home educating mother of two. My six-year old daughter is autistic and goes to a special school, my 11-year old son is home educated. We have plenty of experience of autism, sensory processing issues, anxiety, mental health issues, home educating, EHCP process, autism diagnosis process, child care (I used to be an Early Years manager) and all the parenting things in between! Ask me anything you need to know about special needs and parenting now!
    RSS Feed 60 discussions 294 replies Most recent: Wanting the age to adopt a child to be 18 or 19 by Adrian_Scope on May 28

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